AU$97,871
Avg. Salary
AU$43.35
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

AU$5,190

Bonus

AU$3,500

Profit Sharing

AU$10,000

Commission

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for a Project Manager, Construction is AU$43.35 per hour.

The average pay for a Project Manager, Construction is AU$97,871 per year.

10%
AU$25.54
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AU$43.35
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AU$85.00
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MEDIAN AU$43.35
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AU$60k
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AU$98k
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AU$154k
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MEDIAN AU$97,871
AU$60,295 - AU$153,935
AU$60K
AU$98K
AU$150K
MEDIAN: AU$97,871
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AU$25.54 - AU$85.00
AU$26
AU$43
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MEDIAN: AU$43.35
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AU$0AU$161K
Salary AU$60,295 - AU$153,935
Bonus AU$0.00 - AU$20,576
Profit Sharing AU$0.00 - AU$50,868
Commission AU$10,000
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$60,136 - AU$161,500
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 14 Apr 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 1,194
Hourly Data AU$0AU$105
Hourly Rate AU$25.54 - AU$85.00
Hourly Tips AU$0.00
Overtime AU$32.30 - AU$106
Annual Data AU$0AU$161K
Bonus AU$0.00 - AU$20,576
Commission AU$10,000
Profit Sharing AU$0.00 - AU$50,868
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$60,136 - AU$161,500
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 14 Apr 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 169

Job Description for Project Manager, Construction

A construction project manager oversees building projects. Much of the work in this job is administrative. Some duties of this job are estimating, carrying out quality control, creating employee schedules and project completion schedules, reviewing designs, and creating proposals. Since this is a management position, years of experience in the field are usually necessary.

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Project Manager, Construction 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.

Project Manager, Construction Pay By Employer

$0$168K

CBRE Group
22 profiles
$85,998

$80,433

$115,165

$110,562

$96,160

$91,563

$120,806

$79,288

$45,000

$84,000

Common Career Paths for Project Manager, Construction


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Popular Skills for Project Manager, Construction

Pay by Experience Level for Project Manager, Construction

Pay by Experience for a Project Manager, Construction has a positive trend. An entry-level Project Manager, Construction with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$80,000 based on 667 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Project Manager, Construction with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$104,000 based on 661 salaries. An experienced Project Manager, Construction which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$119,000 based on 577 salaries. A Project Manager, Construction with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$128,000 based on 272 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$99,000

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

Project Manager, Construction Advice

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

Project Manager, Construction in Brisbane:
"How to access information better."
As as many questions from the people in the company as possible.

Project Manager, Construction in Melbourne:
Pros: Travel, enviroment, hours, independence.
Cons: Pressure, budgets, client relationship, stress.

Project Manager, Construction in Perth:
"Think Strategically plan methodically do continually."
Ask questions do not pretend to know if you don't. Do the 1%ers. Plan using experts in their field. Undertake comprehensive risk management. Understand your budget and track costs methodically. Challenge things if it doesn't feel right, it probably isn't. Always ask for the facts and ask for proof. Understand who the decision makers are and develop good relationships where possible. Understand their drivers and proactively provide them with the information they need from you, if they have to ask you for it you aren't doing your job. Set firm boundaries with your team and management, respectfully. Always keep an eye on the end game. Leave work at work or it will eat you. Exercise, play sport, play, paint or whatever it is that relaxes you. Take holidays.

Project Manager, Construction in Newcastle:
"The long road."
Get to know the process and how people influence the outcome of each process. Focus on the people with resources to support them and the process will improve. Focus on the process without knowing the people and your job as a manager will be a difficult one. People are the key.

Project Manager, Construction in Perth:
"Do Courses To Learn."
I learnt on the job so I recommend if you can do courses it could help. You need to be a problem solver and constantly manage the trades.

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Key Stats for Project Manager, Construction

Gender

Female
12 %
Male
87 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 4 votes.
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
29%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
27%
20 years or more
17%

Experience Affects Project Manager, Construction Salaries

▲30%

▲20%

▲5%

National Average
AU$99,000

▼19%

Skills That Affect Project Manager, Construction Salaries

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 4 votes.

Gender

Female
12 %
Male
87 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
29%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
27%
20 years or more
17%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 6%
dental benefits
Dental: 2%
vision benefits
Vision: 1%
no benefits
None: 93%