The average salary for an Entry-Level Construction Project Manager is $59,874 per year.

$42,033 - $82,871
(Median)
$42K
$60K
$83K
MEDIAN: $59,874
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$14.57 - $31.75
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MEDIAN: $20
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$29K$58K$87K
Salary
$42,033 - $82,871  
   
Bonus
$360.65 - $10,101  
Profit Sharing
$0.34 - $11,920  
Commission
$13,000  
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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$40,501 - $85,164  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 827
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$15$30$45
Hourly Rate
$14.57 - $31.75  
   
Hourly Tips
$12.68  
Overtime
$17.45 - $41.98  
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$30K$60K$90K
Bonus
$360.65 - $10,101  
   
Commission
$13,000  
Profit Sharing
$0.34 - $11,920  
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).
)
$40,501 - $85,164  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 144
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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $59,634

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Construction Project Manager Advice

What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?

Construction Project Manager in Lakeland:
"You Get What You Pay For."
First if you don't like what your doing please spare all of us and Find that first. We All should aspire to be self governing and honest with one self set the example for honesty don't the hand that feed you alway try to help those less fortunate than yourself love what you do and it with urgently and passion it is contagious and others will learn.

Construction Project Manager in Lancaster:
"What to know if you become a Construction Manager."
Be prepared to learn something new everyday. You will never be bored. You will never see the same project twice.

Construction Project Manager in Washington:
"What To Know Before Starting."
To be a successful project manager, it is important to be receptive to the information provided by your mentor. It is important to understand the documentation and how it all relates to the contract and the billing. Ask your mentor to give you a flow chart to explain the inter relationship between the contract with the owner and subcontractor and how the filling process works. This will help you manage your subcontractors more effectively. Be sure to have mastery of the blueprints. This will help you write an effective scope of work for your subcontractors. If you do not know how to read blueprints, make sure you get training. In order to excel, be receptive to what you are told and ask as many questions as possible. You will make mistakes - take these positively and learn. Once you mess up a task once, you will likely not make the same mistake again.

Construction Project Manager in Seattle:
"People not projects."
The hardest part about being a project manager who is in charge of a group of people is not managing the project, it's managing the people. Dealing with the human resources side of being a manager takes more out of a manager than dealing with managing the project.

Construction Project Manager in Fort Collins:
"Start with a large company."
Study plans and specifications and spend a lot of time learning the intimate details of the job.

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Skills That Affect Construction Project Manager Salaries

Contract Negotiation
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Budget Management
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Contractor Management
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Quality Assurance / Quality Control
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Project Management
0%

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$60,000

Construction Estimating
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Job Scheduling
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Blueprints
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Microsoft Office
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Scheduling
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Microsoft Excel
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AutoCAD
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Microsoft Word
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Adobe Acrobat
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Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 132 votes.

Gender

Female
12 %
Male
88 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 72%
dental benefits
Dental: 52%
medical benefits
Vision: 38%
dental benefits
None: 26%
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