The average wage for a Construction Foreman is NZ$28.41 per hour. Pay for this job does not change much by experience, with the most experienced earning only a bit more than the least.

NZ$53,366 - NZ$91,231
NZ$53K
NZ$73K
NZ$91K
MEDIAN: NZ$73,264
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50%
90%
NZ$23.30 - NZ$36.01
NZ$23
NZ$29
NZ$36
MEDIAN: NZ$28.91
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50%
90%
NZ$0NZ$91K
Salary NZ$53,366 - NZ$91,231
Bonus NZ$0.00 - NZ$9,696
Profit Sharing NZ$0.00
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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NZ$49,705 - NZ$83,985
  • Country: New Zealand
  • Currency: NZD
  • Updated: 14 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 33
Hourly Data NZ$0NZ$48
Hourly Rate NZ$23.30 - NZ$36.01
Overtime NZ$24.92 - NZ$48.48
Annual Data NZ$0NZ$83K
Bonus NZ$0.00 - NZ$9,696
Profit Sharing NZ$0.00
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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NZ$49,705 - NZ$83,985
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: NZD
  • Updated: 14 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 92

Common Career Paths for Construction Foreman


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Pay by Experience Level for Construction Foreman

Pay by Experience for a Construction Foreman has a positive trend. An entry-level Construction Foreman with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of NZ$57,000 based on 18 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Construction Foreman with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of NZ$62,000 based on 32 salaries. An experienced Construction Foreman which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of NZ$63,000 based on 42 salaries. A Construction Foreman with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of NZ$67,000 based on 17 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: NZ$63,734

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Construction Foreman Advice

Q: What is it like working as a Construction Foreman?

Construction Foreman in Motueka:
"The stress."
Have all the information. Have a good team of carpenters.

Construction Foreman in Christchurch:
"Even the inexperienced might have right solution."
My daily responsibilities include but are not limited to general management, client satisfaction, fault finding, job estimation, managing the different teams day to day operations, invoicing, meeting with clients, solving disputes in the work place, disciplinary action against employees or contractors. This is a fast pased-high stress work environment.

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Key Stats for Construction Foreman

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
16%
5-9 years
16%
10-19 years
44%
20 years or more
23%

Experience Affects Construction Foreman Salaries

Late-Career
▲5%

National Average
NZ$64,000

▼1%

Mid-Career
▼3%

Entry-Level
▼10%

Skills That Affect Construction Foreman Salaries

Contractor Management
▲4%

National Average
NZ$64,000

Project Management
▼13%

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
16%
5-9 years
16%
10-19 years
44%
20 years or more
23%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 27%
dental benefits
Dental: 2%
vision benefits
Vision: 2%
no benefits
None: 73%