Entry-Level Quantity Surveyor in Sydney, New South Wales Salary (Australia)

The average salary for an Entry-Level Quantity Surveyor in Sydney, New South Wales is AU$63,874 per year. A skill in Contract Management is associated with high pay for this job.

AU$45,000 - AU$95,914
AU$45K
AU$65K
AU$96K
MEDIAN: AU$64,988
10%
50%
90%
AU$19.89 - AU$26.45
AU$21
MEDIAN: AU$20.64
50%
AU$0AU$95K
Salary AU$45,000 - AU$95,914
Bonus AU$0.00 - AU$14,544
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$43,424 - AU$92,572
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 13 Dec 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 64
Hourly Data AU$0AU$26
Hourly Rate AU$20.64
Overtime AU$20.00
Annual Data AU$0AU$92K
Bonus AU$0.00 - AU$14,544
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$43,424 - AU$92,572
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 13 Dec 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 6

Job Description for Quantity Surveyor

Most engineering and construction projects are large-scale operations, and completing them involves the investment of considerable amounts of money. Naturally, a client or contractor wants the maximum quality for the minimum cost; for this purpose, they hire people called quantity surveyors. A quantity surveyor is, in essence, the financial manager of a large engineering project who is tasked with maximizing the value of the project for his/her client by producing a most favorable balance of cost and quality. They may also be referred to as commercial managers or construction/engineering cost consultants.

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Quantity Surveyor Tasks

  • Assist in the identification of commercial risks and opportunities and carry out value engineering exercises as required.
  • Prepare and manage material procurement schedules.
  • Encourage and develop a culture of contractual awareness and ensure that contracts are fulfilled by rigidly maintaining records, contractual notifications, change control, etc.
  • Prepare internal cost/value reports for upper management and other departments.

Quantity Surveyor Job Listings

Key Stats for Quantity Surveyor

Gender

Female
24 %
Male
76 %
Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
79%
5-9 years
20%

Skills That Affect Quantity Surveyor Salaries



National Average
AU$62,000

Gender

Female
24 %
Male
76 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 6%
dental benefits
Dental:
vision benefits
Vision:
no benefits
None: 94%