A Quantity Surveyor with AutoCAD skills earns an average salary of AED 61,042 per year. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this field. Experience strongly influences income for this job.

Job Description for Quantity Surveyor

Most engineering and construction projects are large-scale operations, and completing them involves the investment of considerable amounts of money. Naturally, a client or contractor wants the maximum quality for the minimum cost; for this purpose, they hire people called quantity surveyors. A quantity surveyor is, in essence, the financial manager of a large engineering project who is tasked with maximizing the value of the project for his/her client by producing a most favorable balance of cost and quality. They may also be referred to as commercial managers or construction/engineering cost consultants.

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Quantity Surveyor Tasks

  • Assist in the identification of commercial risks and opportunities and carry out value engineering exercises as required.
  • Prepare and manage material procurement schedules.
  • Encourage and develop a culture of contractual awareness and ensure that contracts are fulfilled by rigidly maintaining records, contractual notifications, change control, etc.
  • Prepare internal cost/value reports for upper management and other departments.

Quantity Surveyor Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AED 61,042

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Key Stats for Quantity Surveyor

1-4 years
60%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
20%

Experience Affects Quantity Surveyor Salaries

▲203%

▲129%

▲20%

National Average
AED 61,000

Years of Experience

1-4 years
60%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
20%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 80%
dental benefits
Dental:
vision benefits
Vision:
no benefits
None: 20%