The average salary for a Quantity Surveyor is Rs 396,149.
MEDIAN Rs 396,149
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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 cos…Read more
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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Popular Skills for Quantity Surveyor
Autodesk Quantity Takeoff
Skills in Autodesk AutoCAD, Autodesk Quantity Takeoff, Microsoft Office and Contract Management are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Construction Estimating.
Pay by Experience Level for Quantity Surveyor
An entry-level Quantity Surveyor with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of Rs 296,609 based on 58 salaries. An early career Quantity Surveyor with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of Rs 301,759 based on 187 salaries. A mid-career Quantity Surveyor with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of Rs 504,582 based on 117 salaries. An experienced Quantity Surveyor with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of Rs 750,816 based on 46 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of Rs 1,246,154.
Pay Difference by Location
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Employees with Quantity Surveyor in their job title in Mumbai, Maharashtra earn an average of 51.4% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Ahmedabad, Gujarat (28.7% more) and Gurgaon, Haryana (22.7% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh (13.2% less).
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