Vice President (VP), Construction Salary

Salaries for VPs of Construction in the United States are generous, with average pay above six figures ($125K) per year. Cash earnings for VPs of Construction — including $55K in bonuses and $32K in profit sharing proceeds near the top of the pay scale — generally stretch from $85K to $219K depending on individual performance. Location is the biggest factor affecting pay for this group, followed by experience level. Most VPs of Construction like their work and job satisfaction is high. 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.

$76,640 - $178,808

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$76,640 - $178,808  
$2,517 - $55,081  
Profit Sharing
$3,020 - $32,481  
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).
$84,988 - $219,396  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 367
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Job Description for Vice President (VP), Construction

  • Direct construction managers and designers and aid in solving budget, scheduling and field problems.
  • Support CEO and aid in identification and negotiation of new construction and development opportunities.
  • Manage and coordinate land entitlement and construction development projects.
  • Execute due diligence inspections, contracts, order changes, and project cost estimates.

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Survey takers who work as VPs of Construction typically report just a few professional skills. Project Management and Construction Estimating are considered valuable skills and can increase employee pay. Skills that pay less than market rate include Construction Estimating. It is not unusual for someone who knows Construction Estimating to be familiar with Project Management as well.

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Experience Affects Vice President (VP), Construction Salaries


National Average

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Skills That Affect Vice President (VP), Construction Salaries

National Average

Project Management
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Construction Estimating
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Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 68 votes.


4 %
96 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 86% dental benefits Dental: 65%
vision benefits Vision: 51% employee benefits None: 13%