Construction Superintendent in Seattle Salary

Construction Superintendents in Seattle, Wash. tend to have a good amount of experience under their belt — nine in ten have more than 10 years in the field. While pay runs from $63K to $131K per year, median earnings come to $90K annually. Final cash compensation to Construction Superintendents in Seattle varies from around $63K to approximately $131K; choice pay grades include potential for bonuses and profit sharing as high as $18K and $6K, respectively. Most report receiving medical coverage from their employers and more than half collect dental insurance. The majority of workers are highly satisfied with their job. The information for this snapshot was generated by responses to the PayScale salary survey.

$63,332 - $125,695
$63K
$90K
$130K
MEDIAN: $89,921
10%
50%
90%

Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px

$28.00 - $55.95
$28
$36
$56
MEDIAN: $36.32
10%
50%
90%

Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px

Local Salary 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.
)
$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$63,332 - $125,695  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $18,121  
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $6,456  
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).
)
$62,506 - $130,735  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 55
Local Hourly Rate 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.
)
$0$26$52$78
Hourly Rate
$28.00 - $55.95  
   
Overtime
$20.43 - $76.34  
Local 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.
)
$0$60K$120K$180K
Bonus
$0.00 - $18,121  
   
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $6,456  
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).
)
$62,506 - $130,735  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 29

Find Out Exactly What You Should Be Paid

United States (change)

Employers: Start Here »

About Seattle, Washington

King County, Washington
684,443
Male:
345,659 (50.5%)
Female:
338,784 (49.5%)
Seattle (/siˈætəl/) is a seaport city on the west coast of the United States and the seat of King County, Washington. With an estimated 684,451 residents as of 2015, Seattle is the largest city in both the state of Washington and the Pacific Northwest region of North America. As of 2015, it is estimated to be the 18th largest city in the United States. In July 2013, it was the fastest-growing major city in the United States and remained in the Top 5 in May 2015 with an annual growth rate of 2.1%. The Seattle metropolitan area is the 15th largest metropolitan area in the United States with over 3.7 million inhabitants. The city is situated on an isthmus between Puget Sound (an inlet of the Pacific Ocean) and Lake Washington, about 100 miles (160 km) south of the Canada–United States border. A major gateway for trade with Asia, Seattle is the...
Seattle:
$80,349
Washington:
$64,129
$1,356
Seattle:
$530,900
Washington:
$284,000
3.5%

Construction Superintendent Job Listings

Search for more jobs:

Pay by Experience Level for Construction Superintendent

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.


For Construction Superintendents in Seattle, level of experience appears to be a somewhat less important part of the salary calculation — more experience does not correlate to noticeably higher pay. Relatively untried employees who have less than five years' experience make $61K, but folks with five to 10 years under their belts enjoy an appreciably larger median of $80K. For Construction Superintendents in Seattle, Wash., 10 to 20 years of experience on the job amounts to an average salary of $87K. More than 20 years of experience mean a somewhat bigger median paycheck of $88K, but it's not much more than what less experienced people make.

Key Stats for Construction Superintendent

Gender

Female
2 %
Male
98 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 11 votes.
1-4 years
4%
5-9 years
7%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
68%
Location:
Years in Fields/Career:
United States (change)

Experience Affects Construction Superintendent Salaries

▲1%

▼0%

National Average
$87,000

Mid-Career
▼9%

Entry-Level
▼30%

Skills That Affect Construction Superintendent Salaries

Safety Compliance
▲11%

Microsoft Office
▲8%

Microsoft Excel
▲8%

Project
▲8%

Blueprints
▲7%

Microsoft Word
▲7%

Windows Operating System General Use
▲7%

Adobe Acrobat
▲7%

Job Scheduling
▲6%

Microsoft Project
▲6%

Construction Estimating
▲3%

Construction Site Inspection
▲2%

Scheduling
▲1%

National Average
$87,000

Contractor Management
▼5%

Project Management
▼6%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 11 votes.

Gender

Female
2 %
Male
98 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
4%
5-9 years
7%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
68%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 89%
dental benefits
Dental: 70%
vision benefits
Vision: 63%
dental benefits
None: 11%
ADVERTISEMENT