Average Experienced Construction Manager Salary

AU$129,030
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
AU$9,939
Bonus
AU$6,500
Profit Sharing
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The average salary for an Experienced Construction Manager is AU$129,030.
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AU$87k
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MEDIAN AU$129,030
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Salary
AU$87k - AU$200k
Bonus
AU$4k - AU$35k
Profit Sharing
AU$0 - AU$7k
Total Pay
AU$80k - AU$207k

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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 Project Management, Construction Estimating, Microsoft Office and Microsoft Excel are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Contractor Management.

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. A mid-career Construction Manager with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$106,641 based on 156 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 Sydney, New South Wales earn an average of 12.8% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Perth, Western Australia (5.9% more) and Adelaide, South Australia (4.7% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Brisbane, Queensland (12.3% less) and Melbourne, Victoria (4.4% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 559 survey responses.
Entry Level
14.8%
Early Career
33.1%
Mid Career
27.9%
Late Career
24.2%

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