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Average Construction Administrator Salary

$53,759
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$1,983
Bonus
$1,200
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The average salary for a Construction Administrator is $53,759.
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$39k
MEDIAN
$54k
90%
$83k
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What Do Construction Administrators Do?

Construction Administrator Tasks
  • Understand project specifications and architectural documents.
  • Meet with the general contractor and clients to assist in construction process.
  • Perform on-site inspections of construction progress.
  • Monitor and track construction progress and changes.
  • Write, prepare, and understand specifications.

Job Satisfaction for Construction Administrator

4.1 out of 5
(69)
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What Are Popular Skills for Construction Administrators?

Skills in Project Coordinating, Contract Management and Project Management are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Microsoft Office and Microsoft Excel.

What is the Pay by Experience Level for Construction Administrators?

An entry-level Construction Administrator with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $43,749 based on 8 salaries. An early career Construction Administrator with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $46,202 based on 114 salaries. A mid-career Construction Administrator with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $54,405 based on 60 salaries. An experienced Construction Administrator with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $59,879 based on 83 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $70,552.
Employees with Construction Administrator in their job title in Orlando, Florida earn an average of 30.1% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in San Francisco, California (27.9% more) and Houston, Texas (20.9% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Austin, Texas (16.9% less) and Fort Myers, Florida (14.4% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 331 survey responses.
Entry Level
2.4%
Early Career
34.4%
Mid Career
18.1%
Experienced
25.1%
Late Career
19.9%

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