Construction Superintendent in Washington, District of Columbia Salary

Construction Superintendents in Washington, District of Columbia tend to be well-versed in their field, and roughly two-thirds have more than 10 years of experience. Average salary is expected to be around $88K annually, but may range from $53K to $130K per year. Most workers in this position report high levels of job satisfaction. Between a fifth and a fourth of professionals in this line of work do not receive benefits; however, a strong majority report medical coverage and slightly more than half claim dental coverage as well. Figures cited in this summary are based on replies to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$67,247 - $116,023
$67K
$88K
$120K
MEDIAN: $88,159
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$20.49 - $33.23
$26
MEDIAN: $26.00
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Salary
$67,247 - $116,023  
   
Bonus
$493.16 - $15,205  
Profit Sharing
$4,350  
Total Pay (?
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$53,244 - $129,672  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 38
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$26.00  
   
Overtime
$33.00  
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$493.16 - $15,205  
   
Profit Sharing
$4,350  
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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$53,244 - $129,672  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 9

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About Washington, District of Columbia

District of Columbia, District of Columbia
672,228
Male:
319,705 (47.6%)
Female:
352,523 (52.4%)
Washington, D.C., formally the District of Columbia and commonly referred to as "Washington", "the District", or simply "D.C.", is the capital of the United States. The signing of the Residence Act on July 16, 1790, approved the creation of a capital district located along the Potomac River on the country's East Coast. The U.S. Constitution provided for a federal district under the exclusive jurisdiction of the Congress and the District is therefore not a part of any state. The states of Maryland and Virginia each donated land to form the federal district, which included the pre-existing settlements of Georgetown and Alexandria. Named in honor of President George Washington, the City of Washington was founded in 1791 to serve as the new national capital. In 1846, Congress returned the land originally ceded by Virginia; in 1871, it created a single municipal government for the remaining portion of the District. Washington had an estimated...
Washington:
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District of Columbia:
$75,628
$1,417
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$551,300
District of Columbia:
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Pay by Experience Level for Construction Superintendent

Pay by Experience for a Construction Superintendent has a positive trend. An entry-level Construction Superintendent with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $60,000 based on 13 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Construction Superintendent with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $88,000 based on 17 salaries. An experienced Construction Superintendent which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $86,000 based on 18 salaries. A Construction Superintendent with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $100,000 based on 19 salaries.

Key Stats for Construction Superintendent

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 6 votes.
1-4 years
6%
5-9 years
28%
10-19 years
26%
20 years or more
40%
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Experience Affects Construction Superintendent Salaries

▲12%

National Average
$89,000

Mid-Career
▼2%

▼3%

Entry-Level
▼33%

Skills That Affect Construction Superintendent Salaries

▲10%

Construction Estimating
▲10%

▲8%


Windows Operating System General Use
▲2%


Project
▼0%

National Average
$89,000


Microsoft Office
▼1%


Microsoft Excel
▼16%

Microsoft Word
▼19%

Microsoft Project
▼20%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 6 votes.

Years of Experience

1-4 years
6%
5-9 years
28%
10-19 years
26%
20 years or more
40%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 77%
dental benefits
Dental: 55%
vision benefits
Vision: 45%
no benefits
None: 23%
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