Project Manager, Construction in Atlanta, Georgia Salary

The majority of Atlanta Construction Project Managers — slightly more than half — boast more than 10 years of experience in their profession. Salaries stretch from $44K to $115K per year, and the median is $67K annually. Health benefits are not claimed by all — one in three lack any form of coverage — but more than half have medical insurance, and approximately one-half have dental, too. The majority of Construction Project Managers in Atlanta claim high levels of job satisfaction. The information for this rundown comes from respondents who completed PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$40,943 - $102,019
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$67K
$100K
MEDIAN: $66,531
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$9.14 - $73.97
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Salary
$40,943 - $102,019  
   
Bonus
$405.47 - $20,217  
Profit Sharing
$4,000  
Commission
$12,500  
Total Pay (?
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$43,704 - $114,921  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 157
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Hourly Rate
$9.14 - $73.97  
   
Overtime
$47.00  
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$0$60K$120K$180K
Bonus
$405.47 - $20,217  
   
Commission
$12,500  
Profit Sharing
$4,000  
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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$43,704 - $114,921  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 11
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About Atlanta, Georgia

Fulton County, Georgia
463,875
Male:
223,960 (48.3%)
Female:
239,915 (51.7%)
Atlanta is the capital of and the most populous city in the U.S. state of Georgia, with an estimated 2015 population of 463,878. Atlanta is the cultural and economic center of the Atlanta metropolitan area, home to 5,522,942 people and the ninth largest metropolitan area in the United States. Atlanta is the county seat of Fulton County, and a small portion of the city extends eastward into DeKalb County. Atlanta was established in 1837 at the intersection of two railroad lines, and the city rose from the ashes of the American Civil War to become a national center of commerce. In the decades following the Civil Rights Movement, during which the city earned a reputation as "too busy to hate" for the relatively progressive views of some of its citizens and leaders compared to other cities in the Deep South Atlanta attained international prominence. Atlanta is the primary transportation hub of...
Atlanta:
$50,210
Georgia:
$51,244
$981
Atlanta:
$241,200
Georgia:
$159,300
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Pay by Experience Level for Project Manager, Construction

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


For many Atlanta Construction Project Managers, more experience generally translates to higher pay. The average beginner in this position makes around $54K, but folks who have been around for five to 10 years see a markedly higher median salary of $78K. People with 10 to 20 years of experience make an average of about $80K in this role. Seasoned workers who boast more than two decades of relevant experience enjoy a median salary of $86K, which is substantially larger than the medians reported by folks with fewer years on their resumes.

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Key Stats for Project Manager, Construction

Gender

Female
9 %
Male
91 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 27 votes.
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
26%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
31%
20 years or more
23%
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Experience Affects Project Manager, Construction Salaries

▲21%

▲13%

▲11%

National Average
$70,000

▼23%

Skills That Affect Project Manager, Construction Salaries

▲31%





National Average
$70,000

Contract Negotiation
▼5%




▼12%

▼13%



▼20%


Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 27 votes.

Gender

Female
9 %
Male
91 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
26%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
31%
20 years or more
23%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 67%
dental benefits
Dental: 51%
vision benefits
Vision: 40%
dental benefits
None: 32%
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