Project Manager, Construction in Washington, District of Columbia Salary

Construction Project Managers in Washington who are practiced in their profession and carry more than 10 years of experience make up approximately three in five of Construction Project Managers in Washington, District of Columbia. Pay fluctuates from $57K to $136K per year, but expected earnings average $85K annually. Total cash compensation to Washington Construction Project Managers approaches anywhere from $57K on the lower end to $136K on the higher end; in exceptional cases, this can include more than $21K from bonuses and upwards of $15K from profit sharing. Male Construction Project Managers in Washington far outnumber their female contemporaries among those who completed the questionnaire. Work is enjoyable for Washington Construction Project Managers, who typically claim high levels of job satisfaction. Medical benefits are awarded to most, and a majority earn dental coverage. Figures cited in this summary are based on replies to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$55,902 - $121,786
$56K
$85K
$120K
MEDIAN: $85,217
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$25.34 - $98.63
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$99
MEDIAN: $43.79
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$55,902 - $121,786  
   
Bonus
$974 - $21,331  
Profit Sharing
$-0.50 - $14,899  
Commission
$10,000  
Total Pay (?
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$56,939 - $136,190  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 114
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$0$33$66$99
Hourly Rate
$25.34 - $98.63  
   
Overtime
$65.00  
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$0$70K$140K$210K
Bonus
$974 - $21,331  
   
Commission
$10,000  
Profit Sharing
$-0.50 - $14,899  
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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$56,939 - $136,190  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 11

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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...
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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.


Construction Project Managers in Washington do not generally earn higher incomes from more experience in the field. The average worker who claims fewer than five years of experience earns around $72K. In contrast, however, individuals who report five to 10 years in this occupation see a much larger median of $90K. The average pay reported by folks with 10 to 20 years of experience is around $94K. Professionals who boast more than 20 years of experience reap the fruits of their labor to the six-figure tune of $103K — the plum median salary in this group.

Key Stats for Project Manager, Construction

Gender

Female
17 %
Male
83 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 10 votes.
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
14%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
37%
20 years or more
24%
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Experience Affects Project Manager, Construction Salaries

▲13%

▲3%

National Average
$91,000

▼1%

▼20%

Skills That Affect Project Manager, Construction Salaries






▲4%

Microsoft Word
▲4%


Scheduling
▼0%

National Average
$91,000


AutoDesk
▼5%


AutoCAD
▼8%

▼10%

autodesk autocad
▼10%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 10 votes.

Gender

Female
17 %
Male
83 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
14%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
37%
20 years or more
24%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 86%
dental benefits
Dental: 68%
vision benefits
Vision: 55%
dental benefits
None: 14%
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