The average salary for a Quantity Surveyor with Microsoft Excel skills is AED 96,325 per year. Experience strongly influences pay for this job. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career.

AED 43,001 - AED 233,759
AED 43K
AED 96K
AED 230K
MEDIAN: AED 96,470
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50%
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Salary AED 43,001 - AED 233,759
Bonus AED 0.00 - AED 19,541
Profit Sharing AED 0.00 - AED 25,342
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AED 43,382 - AED 235,704
  • Country: United Arab Emirates
  • Currency: AED
  • Updated: 20 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 380

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 96,841

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Key Stats for Quantity Surveyor

Gender

Female
16 %
Male
84 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 12 votes.
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
50%
5-9 years
34%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
1%

Experience Affects Quantity Surveyor Salaries

▲90%

▲38%

National Average
AED 97,000

▼26%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 12 votes.

Gender

Female
16 %
Male
84 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
50%
5-9 years
34%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
1%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 85%
dental benefits
Dental: 9%
vision benefits
Vision: 6%
no benefits
None: 15%