AU$109,804
Avg. Salary
AU$36.73
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

AU$6,136

Bonus

AU$4,880

Profit Sharing

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for a Construction Manager is AU$36.73 per hour.

The average pay for a Construction Manager is AU$109,804 per year.

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AU$22.61
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AU$36.73
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AU$80.00
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MEDIAN AU$36.73
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AU$62k
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AU$181k
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MEDIAN AU$109,804
AU$62,168 - AU$180,695
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MEDIAN: AU$109,804
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AU$22.61 - AU$80.00
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MEDIAN: AU$36.73
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AU$0AU$188K
Salary AU$62,168 - AU$180,695
Bonus AU$0.00 - AU$20,459
Profit Sharing AU$0.00 - AU$23,423
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).
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AU$60,134 - AU$188,038
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 15 Apr 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 515
Hourly Data AU$0AU$98
Hourly Rate AU$22.61 - AU$80.00
Hourly Tips AU$5.00
Overtime AU$1.99 - AU$98.41
Annual Data AU$0AU$188K
Bonus AU$0.00 - AU$20,459
Profit Sharing AU$0.00 - AU$23,423
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).
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AU$60,134 - AU$188,038
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 15 Apr 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 84

Job Description for Construction Manager

A construction manager oversees the construction of buildings, roads, and other structures. He or she makes sure that the work is running efficiently. Prior to starting a job, the construction manager may create a plan. The construction manager often works directly with clients, so it is important to be able to interact well with customers. Strong interpersonal skills are necessary to work well with staff and with clients. The ability to lead a large team is important.

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Construction Manager Tasks
  • Manage the planning, materials, building, and budget of a construction or component of a project.
  • Enforce safety measures and company regulations, and obtain required licenses and permits.
  • Select and oversee the work of contractors contributing to the project.
  • Develop schedules for reaching objectives and make sure work is completed on time.
  • Supervise and direct personnel working on the project.

Common Career Paths for Construction Manager


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Popular Skills for Construction Manager

Pay by Experience Level for Construction Manager

Pay by Experience for a Construction Manager has a positive trend. An entry-level Construction Manager with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$88,000 based on 237 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Construction Manager with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$107,000 based on 207 salaries. An experienced Construction Manager which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$125,000 based on 254 salaries. A Construction Manager with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$143,000 based on 169 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

44%

19%

11%

-5%

-8%

-14%

-15%

National Average: AU$106,934

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

Construction Manager Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Construction Manager?

Construction Manager in Newcastle:
"Excellent."
Pros: Easy to get around
Cons: Lack of work

Construction Manager in Brisbane:
"Listen."
Listen to what people have to say before making a decision.

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Key Stats for Construction Manager

Gender

Female
3 %
Male
97 %
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
27%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
28%
20 years or more
24%

Experience Affects Construction Manager Salaries

▲33%

▲17%

▼0%

National Average
AU$107,000

▼18%

Skills That Affect Construction Manager Salaries

Gender

Female
3 %
Male
97 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
27%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
28%
20 years or more
24%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 13%
dental benefits
Dental: 5%
vision benefits
Vision: 3%
no benefits
None: 87%