The average salary for an Entry-Level Quantity Surveyor in Chennai, Tamil Nadu is Rs 351,329 per year.

Rs 144,320 - Rs 525,367
Rs 140K
Rs 300K
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MEDIAN: Rs 298,290
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Salary Rs 144,320 - Rs 525,367
Bonus Rs 1,007 - Rs 39,732
Profit Sharing Rs 0.00
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Rs 144,320 - Rs 525,367
  • Country: India
  • Currency: INR
  • Updated: 17 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 40

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
17 %
Male
83 %
Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
83%
5-9 years
10%

Skills That Affect Quantity Surveyor Salaries

autodesk autocad
▲27%

Autodesk Quantity Takeoff
▲20%

Microsoft Office
▲20%

AutoCAD
▲6%

National Average
Rs 300,000

Gender

Female
17 %
Male
83 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 44%
dental benefits
Dental:
vision benefits
Vision:
no benefits
None: 56%