First-Line Supervisor / Manager of Construction Trades and Extraction Workers Salary

With a little under three-quarters of Managers of Construction Trades and Extraction Workers in the United States reporting more than 10 years of experience, the field is heavily weighted toward experienced professionals. Average pay for Managers of Construction Trades and Extraction Workers is $63K per year and can range from $36K on the lower end to $94K per year near the higher end. Most people in this profession are content with their work, and moderate levels of job satisfaction are reported. While one-third report receiving no health benefits, more than half do receive medical coverage, and about one-half have dental, as well. Respondents to the PayScale salary survey provided the data for this report.

$40,297 - $91,494
(Median)
$40K
$63K
$91K
MEDIAN: $62,747
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$14.79 - $36.54
(Median)
$15
$24
$37
MEDIAN: $23.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$32K$64K$96K
Salary
$40,297 - $91,494  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $9,933  
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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$36,262 - $94,473  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 108
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$17$34$51
Hourly Rate
$14.79 - $36.54  
   
Overtime
$9.25 - $50.52  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $9,933  
   
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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$36,262 - $94,473  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 70
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Job Description for First-Line Supervisor / Manager of Construction Trades and Extraction Workers

First-line supervisors/managers of construction trades and extraction workers oversee the work of relevant employees within their company. While at times this individual work alongside the other workers, the supervisor/manager is also responsible for a number of managerial tasks such as employee supervision, guidance, and scheduling. The manager/supervisor must ensure safety standards are followed at all times and provide discipline to employees as necessary. It is essential that managers/supervisors are able to assess the work of others and coach them toward improved output. While not usually involved in the hiring of workers, the manager assigns work to subordinates and evaluates them while accomplishing the goals set by their own supervisor.

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First-Line Supervisor / Manager of Construction Trades and Extraction Workers Tasks

  • Maintain safety standards and conduct audits and quality assurance tests.
  • Manage budget and schedule for construction projects.
  • Prepare and oversee the site, including daily walkthroughs and checking for proper materials and tools.
  • Oversee, schedule, and manage construction staff, contractors, and suppliers to complete work on time.
  • Hire, assign tasks, and oversee completion by trade workers contracted for particular jobs.

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Popular Skills for First-Line Supervisor / Manager of Construction Trades and Extraction Workers


Managers of Construction Trades and Extraction Workers report using a pretty varied skill set on the job. Most notably, skills in Microsoft Office, Project Management, Construction Estimating, and Contractor Management are correlated to pay that is above average, with boosts between 7 percent and 10 percent. Those proficient in Blueprints are, more often than not, also skilled in Project Management and Contractor Management.

Pay by Experience Level for First-Line Supervisor / Manager of Construction Trades and Extraction Workers

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


Salaries for the relatively untried average out to around $45K, but survey participants with five to 10 years of experience earn a significantly higher median of $59K. The average pay reported by folks with 10 to 20 years of experience is around $58K. Survey participants who have worked for more than two decades report bringing in $65K on average.

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Experience Affects First-Line Supervisor / Manager of Construction Trades and Extraction Workers Salaries


National Average
$61,000



Entry-Level
up arrow 26%

Skills That Affect First-Line Supervisor / Manager of Construction Trades and Extraction Workers Salaries

Microsoft Office
up arrow 10%


Contractor Management
up arrow 7%

Construction Estimating
up arrow 7%

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 5%

Blueprints
up arrow 4%

Quality Assurance / Quality Control
up arrow 2%

National Average
$61,000

Project
up arrow 1%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 32 votes.

Gender

Female
4 %
Male
96 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
11%
5-9 years
15%
10-19 years
32%
20 years or more
41%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 63% dental benefits Dental: 49%
vision benefits Vision: 39% employee benefits None: 34%
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