Vice President (VP), Construction Salary

Compensation for VPs of Construction in the United States is generous, with average pay surpassing six figures annually ($125K). In the world of VPs of Construction, total cash compensation can vary between $85K and $219K. Each package generally includes bonuses and profit sharing proceeds, and in exceptional cases, those amounts can reach heights of $52K and $31K, respectively. Geographic location and experience level each impact pay for this group, with the former having the largest influence. A large number report receiving medical coverage from their employers and a majority collect dental insurance. The majority of VPs of Construction claim high levels of job satisfaction. The figures in this rundown are based on the results of PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$77,257 - $178,335
MEDIAN: $124,831

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$77,257 - $178,335  
$2,250 - $52,111  
Profit Sharing
$2,980 - $30,740  
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).
$84,503 - $219,198  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 397
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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 note just a narrow range of job skills. Those who have experience with Project Management, Construction Estimating, and Contract Negotiation can expect to be compensated well for these skills. At the other end of the pay range are skills like Contract Negotiation and Construction Estimating. Many workers who know Construction Estimating also know Project Management.

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Experience Affects Vice President (VP), Construction Salaries

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Skills That Affect Vice President (VP), Construction Salaries

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Project Management
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Contract Negotiation
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Job Satisfaction

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


5 %
95 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 86%
dental benefits
Dental: 67%
medical benefits
Vision: 51%
dental benefits
None: 12%