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Quality Control Manager, Construction Salary

Just under three-fifths of Construction Quality Control Managers in the United States are seasoned employees who have more than 10 years of experience in the field. Pay ranges from $43K to $100K per year, and the average comes out to $69K per year. With some bonuses approaching $10K and certain profit sharing proceeds approaching $13K, overall incomes of Construction Quality Control Managers spread between $43K and $100K depending on individual performance. Residence and tenure each impact pay for this group, with the former having the largest influence. Most Construction Quality Control Managers report high levels of job satisfaction. A fair number enjoy medical while the greater part get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to close to one-half. Participants in PayScale's salary questionnaire provided the particulars of this report.
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$46,393 - $96,874
(Median)
$46K
$69K
$97K
MEDIAN: $69,254
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$15.05 - $40.39
(Median)
$15
$25
$40
MEDIAN: $24.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$46,393 - $96,874  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $9,933  
Profit Sharing
$46.37 - $12,605  
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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$43,391 - $100,024  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 31 Mar 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 305
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$15.05 - $40.39  
   
Overtime
$21.68 - $52.12  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $9,933  
   
Profit Sharing
$46.37 - $12,605  
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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$43,391 - $100,024  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 31 Mar 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 70

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Job Description for Quality Control Manager, Construction

Quality control managers for construction has quite a few responsibilities, including overseeing the quality of construction projects and ensuring all work meets the standard of contractual obligations. These managers are also in charge of verifying that all materials received for the project meet project and company needs. They also prepare quality control reports on a daily basis and submit them to a contracting officer, as well as prepare weekly and monthly reports as required by their company. Being able to manage multiple projects at the same time, inspecting construction sites, and identifying issues or inaccuracies are some other tasks performed by quality control managers for construction.

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Quality Control Manager, Construction Tasks

  • Oversee design, testing and rework logs, and ensure they meet contract and industry standards.
  • Inspect all work to meet specified contract goals and write daily quality control reports and invoices.
  • Participate and guide project quality control from kick-off until hand-off.
  • Track and oversee quality from raw material receipt to final product.

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Popular Skills for Quality Control Manager, Construction


Construction Quality Control Managers who responded to the survey report just a handful of professional skills. Those who have experience with Quality Assurance / Quality Control, Construction Estimating, and Safety Compliance can expect to be compensated well for these skills. For most people, competency in Quality Assurance / Quality Control indicates knowledge of Construction Estimating.

Pay by Experience Level for Quality Control Manager, Construction

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


For Construction Quality Control Managers, more experience in the field does not usually mean bigger paychecks. Average salaries for inexperienced employees average out to around $58K, but folks who have five to 10 years of experience earn a higher median of $65K. People with 10 to 20 years of experience make an average of about $77K in this role. Folks who have racked up more than 20 years in the field report incomes that aren't that much higher than less experienced individuals' earnings; the veterans make just $82K on average.

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Experience Affects Quality Control Manager, Construction Salaries



National Average
$69,000


Entry-Level
up arrow 17%

Skills That Affect Quality Control Manager, Construction Salaries

Quality Assurance / Quality Control
0%

Construction Estimating
0%

National Average
$69,000

Safety Compliance
up arrow 1%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 70 votes.

Gender

Female
8 %
Male
92 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
0%
1-4 years
18%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
34%
20 years or more
24%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 79% dental benefits Dental: 62%
vision benefits Vision: 49% employee benefits None: 20%