The average salary for a Construction Manager with Microsoft Office skills is AU$121,895.
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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. The manager may oversee …Read more
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 that pay less than market rate include Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel, Construction Estimating, Project Management and Contractor Management.
Pay by Experience Level for Construction Manager
An early career Construction Manager with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of AU$80,000 based on 20 salaries. A mid-career Construction Manager with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$113,406 based on 21 salaries. An experienced Construction Manager with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$137,726 based on 39 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of AU$147,306.
Pay Difference by Location
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Employees with Construction Manager in their job title in Perth, Western Australia earn an average of 23.1% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Sydney, New South Wales (9.2% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Brisbane, Queensland (14.7% less), Melbourne, Victoria (9.9% less) and Adelaide, South Australia (9.8% less).
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