Average Early-Career Project Manager, Construction with Project Management Skills Salary in Australia

AU$78,407
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
AU$5,057
Bonus
AU$3,500
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The average salary for an Early-Career Project Manager, Construction with Project Management skills in Australia is AU$78,407.
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AU$54k
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AU$78k
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AU$118k
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MEDIAN AU$78,407
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Salary
AU$54k - AU$118k
Bonus
AU$2k - AU$20k
Profit Sharing
AU$0 - AU$4k
Total Pay
AU$54k - AU$120k

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Job Description for Project Manager, Construction

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.

Career Paths

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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 Microsoft Office, Client Interaction, Construction Estimating and 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$68,986 based on 11 salaries. A mid-career Project Manager, Construction with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$104,113 based on 171 salaries. An experienced Project Manager, Construction with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$117,249 based on 184 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of AU$115,972.
Employees with Project Manager, Construction in their job title in Sydney, New South Wales earn an average of 14.8% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Perth, Western Australia (10.2% more) and Brisbane, Queensland (5.7% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Geelong, Victoria (29.7% less), Adelaide, South Australia (17.1% less) and Melbourne, Victoria (2.0% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 466 survey responses.
Entry Level
2.4%
Mid Career
36.7%
Experienced
39.5%
Late Career
21.5%

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