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Vice President (VP), Construction Salary

Generous salaries abound for VPs of Construction in the United States, with average pay above six figures ($126K) per year. In the world of VPs of Construction, overall cash allowance can occasionally include more than $58K from bonuses and, in some exceptional cases, $31K from profit sharing, causing incomes to vary widely between $85K and $224K. Geography is the biggest factor affecting pay for this group, followed by career length. The majority of VPs of Construction claim high levels of job satisfaction. Medical benefits are awarded to most, and the larger part earn dental coverage. The data for this snapshot was collected from individuals who took PayScale's salary survey.

$77,343 - $179,044
MEDIAN: $125,709

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National Salary Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
$77,343 - $179,044  
$2,534 - $58,029  
Profit Sharing
$2,959 - $30,997  
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).
$85,301 - $223,724  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 356

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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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VPs of Construction who responded to the survey report just a handful of professional skills. Project Management and Construction Estimating are considered valuable skills and can increase employee pay. Skills that are correlated to lower pay, on the other hand, include Construction Estimating. Many workers who know Construction Estimating also know Project Management.

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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 73 votes.


5 %
95 %

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: 67%
vision benefits Vision: 53% employee benefits None: 13%