An Entry-Level Construction Manager earns an average salary of C$65,018 per year. The highest paying skills associated with this job are Microsoft Office and autodesk autocad.

C$48,292 - C$104,073
C$48K
C$67K
C$100K
MEDIAN: C$66,520
10%
50%
90%
C$19.40 - C$49.32
C$19
C$30
C$49
MEDIAN: C$30.10
10%
50%
90%
C$0C$110K
Salary C$48,292 - C$104,073
Bonus C$206 - C$12,992
Profit Sharing C$2,035
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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C$47,821 - C$110,937
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 18 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 146
Hourly Data C$0C$62
Hourly Rate C$19.40 - C$49.32
Overtime C$22.35 - C$62.59
Annual Data C$0C$110K
Bonus C$206 - C$12,992
Profit Sharing C$2,035
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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C$47,821 - C$110,937
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 18 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 41

Job Description for Construction Manager

A construction manager oversees the construction of buildings, roads, and other structures. He or she makes sure that the work is running efficiently. Prior to starting a job, the construction manager may create a plan. The construction manager often works directly with clients, so it is important to be able to interact well with customers. Strong interpersonal skills are necessary to work well with staff and with clients. The ability to lead a large team is important.

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Construction Manager Tasks

  • Manage the planning, materials, building, and budget of a construction or component of a project.
  • Enforce safety measures and company regulations, and obtain required licenses and permits.
  • Select and oversee the work of contractors contributing to the project.
  • Develop schedules for reaching objectives and make sure work is completed on time.
  • Supervise and direct personnel working on the project.

Construction Manager Job Listings

Construction Manager Advice

Q: What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?

Construction Manager in Montréal:
"Salary negotiation."
Research the local market place for salary levels of the same position. Know your worth. Ask the interviewer what the career strategy is for the position. Salary projection for next 5 years. You need strong personal organisational standards and an ability to handle high stress levels and remain objective in solving problems.

Construction Manager in Toronto:
Listen to your staff and clients and support them both.

Construction Manager in Toronto:
Keep organized and take notes.

Construction Manager in Calgary:
"Shop around."
Document everything! And hold all trades to the highest standards! Your only as good as your trades!

Key Stats for Construction Manager

Gender

Female
10 %
Male
90 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 21 votes.
Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
54%
5-9 years
39%

Skills That Affect Construction Manager Salaries

Microsoft Office
▲49%

autodesk autocad
▲21%

Contractor Management
▲4%

Blueprints
▲4%

Construction Estimating
▲3%

Microsoft Excel
▲3%

Microsoft Word
▲3%

Project Management
▲1%

National Average
C$68,000

AutoCAD
▼1%

Windows Operating System General Use
▼7%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 21 votes.

Gender

Female
10 %
Male
90 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 77%
dental benefits
Dental: 72%
vision benefits
Vision: 57%
no benefits
None: 20%