A Construction Project Leader earns an average salary of $61,028 per year.

$58,958 - $106,823
MEDIAN: $84,000

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$21,084 - $146,963  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 7
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Job Description for Construction Project Leader

A construction project leader is responsible for a wide variety of tasks to ensure projects are completed accurately, on time, and within budget. They are in charge of overseeing projects' overall planning, which includes providing a technical direction, creating schedules, collaborating with relevant staff members, and generating budgets. Generally, these leaders create teams, develop each team's goals, and assign responsibilities; they develop work plans and revise them as needed.


Construction Project Leader Tasks

  • Work with planning and construction teams to meet deliverable goals.
  • Create, validate, update and oversee invoicing and budgets for projects.
  • Work with clients and internal teams to determine feasibility, risks and priorities.
  • Set schedules and staffing for multiple construction projects.
  • Document scope of work and update if situations change.

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Years of Experience

1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 89%
dental benefits
Dental: 67%
medical benefits
Vision: 44%
dental benefits
None: 11%