£48,658
Avg. Salary
£31.16
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation for this job:

Bonus

£2,972

Profit Sharing

£0.00

Commission

£4,000

The average pay for a Senior Quantity Surveyor is £31.16 per hour.

The average pay for a Senior Quantity Surveyor is £48,658 per year.

$23
10%
$31
50%
$42
90%
MEDIAN $31
$38k
10%
$49k
50%
$65k
90%
MEDIAN $48,658
£38,070 - £64,665
£38K
£49K
£65K
MEDIAN: £48,658
10%
50%
90%
£23.20 - £42.08
£23
£31
£42
MEDIAN: £31.16
10%
50%
90%
£0£68K
Salary £38,070 - £64,665
Bonus £498 - £7,341
Profit Sharing £0.00 - £2,663
Commission £4,000
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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£38,712 - £68,485
  • Country: United Kingdom
  • Currency: GBP
  • Updated: 13 Oct 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 684
Hourly Data £0£42
Hourly Rate £23.20 - £42.08
Overtime £24.45
Annual Data £0£68K
Bonus £498 - £7,341
Commission £4,000
Profit Sharing £0.00 - £2,663
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).
)
£38,712 - £68,485
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: GBP
  • Updated: 13 Oct 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 22

Job Description for Senior Quantity Surveyor

Senior quantity surveyors decide what materials needed to be ordered to determine the cost of constructing a building. They are generally employed through the entire construction process, in which they source materials, control construction costs, and act as a liaison among parties such as the engineers who designed the project and the suppliers of the various materials being purchased. In addition, senior quality surveyors are generally the go-to people for how much of a project has been paid for, and when that money was paid.

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Pay by Experience Level for Senior Quantity Surveyor

Pay by Experience for a Senior Quantity Surveyor has a positive trend. An entry-level Senior Quantity Surveyor with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of ₤45,000 based on 30 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Senior Quantity Surveyor with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of ₤47,000 based on 129 salaries. An experienced Senior Quantity Surveyor which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of ₤50,000 based on 157 salaries. A Senior Quantity Surveyor with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of ₤51,000 based on 59 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

3%

-6%

-15%

National Average: £49,932

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Senior Quantity Surveyor Advice

Q: What is it like working as a Senior Quantity Surveyor?

Senior Quantity Surveyor in London:
"Demanding, repetitive, challenging, at times very stressful."

Senior Quantity Surveyor in London:
Pros: Different challenges every day. Given high levels of responsibility. Feeling of importance within a site team. Good scope for advancement. Negotiating deals with clients and subcontractors. Finding an entitlement to additional monies.
Cons: High level of pressure at certain times in the period. Blame for anything money related always sticks with the QS. Site team do not feel responsible for cost control. Travelling between sites is common. Some aspects of the job can be monotonous.

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Key Stats for Senior Quantity Surveyor

Gender

Female
19 %
Male
81 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 15 votes.
Less than 1 year
0%
1-4 years
4%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
47%
20 years or more
22%

Experience Affects Senior Quantity Surveyor Salaries

▲1%

National Average
₤50,000

▼1%

▼6%

Entry-Level
▼11%

Skills That Affect Senior Quantity Surveyor Salaries

Contract Negotiation
▲18%

National Average
₤50,000

▼1%



Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 15 votes.

Gender

Female
19 %
Male
81 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
0%
1-4 years
4%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
47%
20 years or more
22%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 56%
dental benefits
Dental: 9%
vision benefits
Vision: 9%
no benefits
None: 43%