$55,755
Avg. Salary
$21.53
Avg. Hourly Rate
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The average pay for a Building Surveyor is $21.53 per hour.

The average pay for a Building Surveyor is $55,755 per year.

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$15.07
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$21.53
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$44.38
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MEDIAN $21.53
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$32k
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$109k
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MEDIAN $55,755
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$0$109K
Salary $31,845 - $109,400
Bonus $0.00 - $9,863
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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$34,304 - $98,545
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 21 Mar 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 34
Hourly Data $0$56
Hourly Rate $15.07 - $44.38
Overtime $17.25 - $56.25
Annual Data $0$98K
Bonus $0.00 - $9,863
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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$34,304 - $98,545
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 21 Mar 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 41

Job Description for Building Surveyor

A building surveyor performs a variety of tasks throughout the life of buildings. These professionals may be involved in initial construction, and their role during the construction phase may vary greatly. The building surveyor may serve as an agent for a governmental entity or the company that is going to own the building; in this role, they may occasionally visit the site to track progress and receive updates. However, the building surveyor may serve as a project manager and oversee the entire construction project.

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Building Surveyor Tasks
  • Advise and support clients on construction designs and plans.
  • Evaluate structures in order to determine necessary repairs and maintenance.
  • Survey land and other property.
  • Prepare reports, contracts, and permits.

Building Surveyor Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for Building Surveyor

Pay by Experience for a Building Surveyor has a positive trend. An entry-level Building Surveyor with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $41,000 based on 20 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Building Surveyor with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $52,000 based on 16 salaries. An experienced Building Surveyor which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $59,000 based on 12 salaries. A Building Surveyor with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $61,000 based on 11 salaries.

Building Surveyor Advice

Q: What is it like working as a Building Surveyor?

Building Surveyor in Rockaway:
"I wish I had know. College was a waste of time."
Learn CAD, Revit, etc. Understand geometry. Do some actual construction work for a summer or two.

Key Stats for Building Surveyor

Gender

Female
9 %
Male
91 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 6 votes.
Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
35%
5-9 years
15%
10-19 years
15%
20 years or more
27%

Experience Affects Building Surveyor Salaries

Late-Career
▲13%

Experienced
▲10%

National Average
$54,000

Mid-Career
▼4%

Entry-Level
▼24%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 6 votes.

Gender

Female
9 %
Male
91 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
35%
5-9 years
15%
10-19 years
15%
20 years or more
27%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 73%
dental benefits
Dental: 50%
vision benefits
Vision: 45%
no benefits
None: 28%