Average Mid-Career Project Manager, Construction Salary in Australia

AU$102,951
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
AU$5,168
Bonus
AU$5,000
Commission
AU$4,000
Profit Sharing
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The average salary for a Mid-Career Project Manager, Construction in Australia is AU$102,951.
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AU$74k
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AU$103k
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AU$147k
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MEDIAN AU$102,951
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Salary
AU$74k - AU$147k
Bonus
AU$2k - AU$20k
Profit Sharing
AU$500 - AU$14k
Commission
AU$0 - AU$5k
Total Pay
AU$73k - AU$149k

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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.

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Project Manager, Construction
Construction Manager
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Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
Less common (< 8%)

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Popular Skills for Project Manager, Construction

Skills in Project Management, Contractor Management and Microsoft Project are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Client Interaction and Construction Estimating.

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$66,675 based on 156 salaries. An early career Project Manager, Construction with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$79,842 based on 456 salaries. An experienced Project Manager, Construction with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$116,365 based on 404 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of AU$125,678.
Employees with Project Manager, Construction in their job title in Perth, Western Australia earn an average of 12.6% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Sydney, New South Wales (6.8% more) and Melbourne, Victoria (5.2% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Hobart, Tasmania (19.4% less), Adelaide, South Australia (13.4% less) and Canberra, Australian Capital Territory (ACT) (11.3% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 1,221 survey responses.
Entry Level
12.8%
Early Career
37.3%
Experienced
33.1%
Late Career
16.8%

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