Project Manager, Construction Salary

A Project Manager, Construction earns an average salary of $69,098 per year.

$44,661 - $101,593

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$15.10 - $44.65

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$44,661 - $101,593  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $14,865  
Profit Sharing
$520 - $11,636  
Commission
$0.00 - $24,936  
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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$43,565 - $108,768  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 14,826
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$15.10 - $44.65  
   
Hourly Tips
$0.00 - $3.95  
Overtime
$18.18 - $55.68  
National 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.
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $14,865  
   
Commission
$0.00 - $24,936  
Profit Sharing
$520 - $11,636  
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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$43,565 - $108,768  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 2,088
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Job Description for Project Manager, Construction

A construction project manager oversees building projects. Much of the work in this job is administrative. Some duties of this job are estimating, carrying out quality control, creating employee schedules and project completion schedules, reviewing designs, and creating proposals. Since this is a management position, years of experience in the field are usually necessary.

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Project Manager, Construction Tasks

  • Oversee budgeting, scheduling, and other managerial aspects of project.
  • Select and coordinate contractors needed for project.
  • Plan and oversee implementation of design for construction, renovation, and maintenance projects.
  • Consult with clients and company representatives to direct project development.

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What is it like working as a Project Manager, Construction?

Project Manager, Construction in Seattle:
"Estimator and Project Manager."
Pros: Every project is different, managing multiple levels of people, and having a multi-faceted role; budgeting, negotiating, contract reading, estimating, blueprint reading, managing people/projects.
Cons: Stressful, working with uneducated field labor, contentious environment between general contractor and subcontractor.

Project Manager, Construction in Jessup:
"Construction Project Management Salary."
Pros: Work schedule flexibility, combination of field and office work, working with professionals, types of projects, experience gained.
Cons: Having to address and resolve problems on a regular basis that are out of my control, having to deal with difficult clients.

Project Manager, Construction in Kenosha:
"Over worked under paid."
Pros: Freedom and nobody to answer to, I make the schedule and enjoy the flexibility.
Cons: I dont get paid overtime and I feel that I am very under paid for the work that I do.

Project Manager, Construction in Logan:
"Busy And Rewarding."
Pros: I like participating in the process of solving problems and realizing what I can do to help. Communicating with the customer and developing a solution for their current problems is the most rewarding part of my job.
Cons: Unrealistic expectations are difficult to work with. Scheduling conflicts are very frustrating.

What is it like working as a Project Manager, Construction at The Whiting- Turner Contracting Company?

Project Manager, Construction in Baltimore:
"Overall Good Place to be."
Pros: Great Structure. I love the opportunity and encouragement to create your own operating group.
Cons: Benefits are extremely long term. Pay scale is not great.

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Experience Affects Project Manager, Construction Salaries




National Average
$70,000


Skills That Affect Project Manager, Construction Salaries



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Scheduling
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Project Management
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Adobe Acrobat
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$70,000

Construction Estimating
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Microsoft Office
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Job Scheduling
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Microsoft Excel
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Blueprints
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Microsoft Word
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Windows Operating System General Use
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Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 3185 votes.

Gender

Female
10 %
Male
90 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
20%
5-9 years
28%
10-19 years
30%
20 years or more
21%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 79% dental benefits Dental: 58%
vision benefits Vision: 43% employee benefits None: 19%
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