C$58,723
Avg. Salary
C$27.75
Avg. Hourly Rate
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The average pay for a Quantity Surveyor in Calgary, Alberta is C$27.75 per hour.

The average pay for a Quantity Surveyor in Calgary, Alberta is C$58,723 per year.

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MEDIAN C$27.75
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C$48k
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MEDIAN C$58,723
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MEDIAN: C$58,723
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Salary C$48,165 - C$173,826
Bonus C$7,000
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$49,018 - C$185,956
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 17 Mar 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 10

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.

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Key Stats for Quantity Surveyor

Gender

Female
20 %
Male
80 %
1-4 years
75%
5-9 years
8%
10-19 years
8%
20 years or more
8%

Experience Affects Quantity Surveyor Salaries

Experienced
▲43%

National Average
C$59,000

Entry-Level
▼6%

Gender

Female
20 %
Male
80 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
75%
5-9 years
8%
10-19 years
8%
20 years or more
8%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 86%
dental benefits
Dental: 71%
vision benefits
Vision: 43%
no benefits
None: 14%