The average salary for a Project Manager, Construction with Construction Estimating skills is AU$92,875.
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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. The project manager will be given a budge, and he or she will have to acquire the most suitable materials within this budge…Read more
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.
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Popular Skills for Project Manager, Construction
Skills in Project Management, Contractor Management, Client Interaction and Microsoft Office are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Microsoft Excel.
Pay by Experience Level for Project Manager, Construction
An entry-level Project Manager, Construction with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of AU$72,404 based on 30 salaries. An early career Project Manager, Construction with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$77,970 based on 103 salaries. A mid-career Project Manager, Construction with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$98,101 based on 105 salaries. An experienced Project Manager, Construction with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$110,275 based on 93 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of AU$104,441.
Pay Difference by Location
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Employees with Project Manager, Construction in their job title in Perth, Western Australia earn an average of 12.8% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Brisbane, Queensland (6.1% more) and Sydney, New South Wales (4.9% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Newcastle, New South Wales (12.6% less), Adelaide, South Australia (11.5% less) and Canberra, Australian Capital Territory (ACT) (3.1% less).
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