The average salary for a Construction Project Manager in Australia is AU$99,648.
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Job Description for Construction Project Manager
Construction project managers plan, coordinate, and oversee a wide variety of projects involving the construction or maintenance of facilities, buildings, roadways, and building systems. They oversee the construction process from conceptualization to completion. This includes oversight of construction supervisors, contractors, and various trade workers. Usually, the construction project manager must report on the progress of the project to the owner and local officials. Project managers must hav…Read more
Construction Project Manager Tasks
- Plan and oversee implementation of design for construction, renovation, and maintenance projects.
- Consult with clients and company representatives to direct project development.
- Oversee budgeting, scheduling, and other managerial aspects of project.
- Select and coordinate contractors needed for project.
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Popular Skills for Construction Project Manager
Skills in Project Management, Contractor Management, Budget Management, Construction Estimating and Job Scheduling are correlated to pay that is above average.
Pay by Experience Level for Construction Project Manager
An early career Construction Project Manager with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of AU$76,916 based on 65 salaries. A mid-career Construction Project Manager with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$100,691 based on 68 salaries. An experienced Construction Project Manager with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$111,878 based on 77 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of AU$138,253.
Pay Difference by Location
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Employees with Construction Project Manager in their job title in Sydney, New South Wales earn an average of 11.4% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Perth, Western Australia (10.4% more) and Brisbane, Queensland (8.2% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Gold Coast, Queensland (22.6% less) and Adelaide, South Australia (5.4% less).
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