Average Mid-Career Construction Manager Salary

AU$106,641
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
AU$5,122
Bonus
AU$9,500
Profit Sharing
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The average salary for a Mid-Career Construction Manager is AU$106,641.
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AU$76k
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AU$107k
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AU$165k
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MEDIAN AU$106,641
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Salary
AU$76k - AU$165k
Bonus
AU$2k - AU$24k
Profit Sharing
AU$5k - AU$10k
Total Pay
AU$69k - AU$167k

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Job Description for Construction Manager

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.

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Popular Skills for Construction Manager

Skills in Contractor Management, Project Management, Construction Estimating, Microsoft Excel and Microsoft Office are correlated to pay that is above average.

Pay by Experience Level for Construction Manager

An entry-level Construction Manager with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of AU$78,930 based on 83 salaries. An early career Construction Manager with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$89,772 based on 185 salaries. An experienced Construction Manager with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$129,030 based on 197 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of AU$130,970.
Employees with Construction Manager in their job title in Melbourne, Victoria earn an average of 5.7% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Perth, Western Australia (5.4% more) and Brisbane, Queensland (1.9% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Gold Coast, Queensland (7.3% less), Adelaide, South Australia (1.8% less) and Sydney, New South Wales (1.6% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 600 survey responses.
Entry Level
13.8%
Early Career
30.8%
Experienced
32.8%
Late Career
22.5%

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