Average Senior Project Manager, Construction Salary in Australia

AU$145,204
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
AU$9,696
Bonus
AU$5,000
Profit Sharing
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The average salary for a Senior Project Manager, Construction in Australia is AU$145,204.
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AU$103k
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AU$145k
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AU$206k
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MEDIAN AU$145,204
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Salary
AU$103k - AU$206k
Bonus
AU$15 - AU$19k
Profit Sharing
AU$0 - AU$5k
Total Pay
AU$105k - AU$217k

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Job Description for Senior Project Manager, Construction

Senior Project Manager, Construction Tasks
  • Organize and manage staff, contractors and schedules for construction projects.
  • Prepare documentation like scope of work, contracts, purchase orders, reports and budgets.
  • Oversee budgets, including tracking metrics and updating equipment logs.
  • Lead meetings to ensure budget, user needs and schedule are met.

Popular Employer Salaries for Senior Project Manager, Construction

AU$132k

Career Paths

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Popular Skills for Senior Project Manager, Construction

Skills in Project Management, Contractor Management, Contract Management and Contract Negotiation are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Budget Management.

Pay by Experience Level for Senior Project Manager, Construction

An early career Senior Project Manager, Construction with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of AU$129,371 based on 11 salaries. A mid-career Senior Project Manager, Construction with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$130,510 based on 38 salaries. An experienced Senior Project Manager, Construction with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$149,008 based on 106 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of AU$162,892.
Employees with Senior Project Manager, Construction in their job title in Perth, Western Australia earn an average of 23.3% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Sydney, New South Wales (2.9% more) and Melbourne, Victoria (2.3% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Adelaide, South Australia (17.4% less) and Canberra, Australian Capital Territory (ACT) (3.9% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 235 survey responses.
Early Career
4.7%
Mid Career
16.2%
Experienced
45.1%
Late Career
34.0%

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