The average salary for an Early-Career Project Manager, Construction in Australia is AU$79,843.
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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 Contractor Management are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Client Interaction, Construction Estimating, Microsoft Excel and Project Management.
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$67,298 based on 41 salaries. A mid-career Project Manager, Construction with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$103,506 based on 302 salaries. An experienced Project Manager, Construction with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$114,041 based on 344 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of AU$124,299.
Pay Difference by Location
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Employees with Project Manager, Construction in their job title in Sydney, New South Wales earn an average of 8.5% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Perth, Western Australia (5.6% more) and Brisbane, Queensland (0.5% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Gold Coast, Queensland (24.9% less), Geelong, Victoria (18.6% less) and Adelaide, South Australia (6.1% less).
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