Experienced Construction Project Manager Salary

Experienced Construction Project Managers can expect to earn an average of $80K annually. Bonuses, profit sharing, and commission all factor into final incomes for Experienced Construction Project Managers. Ranging between $54K near the bottom and $118K near the top, total earnings can include up to $16K from bonuses and up to $12K from profit sharing, with a high-performing minority reaping commissions of $31K. About one in five of professionals in this line of work do not receive benefits; however, a strong majority report medical coverage and more than half claim dental coverage as well. Most workers in this position report high levels of job satisfaction. Men account for the majority of Experienced Construction Project Managers who responded to the questionnaire — 89 percent to be exact. This snapshot results from replies to PayScale's salary survey.

$54,701 - $110,909
$55K
$80K
$110K
MEDIAN: $79,887
10%
50%
90%

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$19.07 - $49.21
$19
$28
$49
MEDIAN: $28.48
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90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$54,701 - $110,909  
   
Bonus
$494.93 - $15,600  
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $11,980  
Commission
$0.00 - $30,639  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$54,303 - $118,194  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 1,271
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$19.07 - $49.21  
   
Hourly Tips
$0.44  
Overtime
$-0.49 - $54.45  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$494.93 - $15,600  
   
Commission
$0.00 - $30,639  
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $11,980  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$54,303 - $118,194  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 133

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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $82,099

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For Experienced Construction Project Managers, busy New York offers a higher-than-average pay rate, 30 percent above the national average. Experienced Construction Project Managers can also look forward to large paychecks in cities like Los Angeles (+21 percent), Seattle (+17 percent), Denver (+16 percent), and Washington (+6 percent). Falling short of the national average by 13 percent, the area with the worst salaries is Phoenix.

Key Stats for Construction Project Manager

Gender

Female
11 %
Male
89 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 161 votes.
10-19 years
80%
20 years or more
20%
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Skills That Affect Construction Project Manager Salaries





Microsoft Word
▲1%

Project Management
▼0%

Microsoft Excel
▼0%

National Average
$82,000


▼1%


▼2%


autodesk autocad
▼3%


AutoCAD
▼5%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 161 votes.

Gender

Female
11 %
Male
89 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 78%
dental benefits
Dental: 58%
vision benefits
Vision: 47%
no benefits
None: 21%