$59,332
Avg. Salary
$21.72
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

$1,007

Bonus

$2,500

Profit Sharing

$5,000

Commission

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for a Construction Contractor is $21.72 per hour.

The average pay for a Construction Contractor is $59,332 per year.

10%
$12.37
10%
$21.72
50%
$45.32
90%
90%
MEDIAN $21.72
10%
$30k
10%
$59k
50%
$112k
90%
90%
MEDIAN $59,332
$29,912 - $111,732
$30K
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$110K
MEDIAN: $59,332
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90%

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$12.37 - $45.32
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MEDIAN: $21.72
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$0$111K
Salary $29,912 - $111,732
Bonus $0.00 - $15,547
Profit Sharing $0.00 - $32,601
Commission $5,000
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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$26,758 - $103,551
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 18 Mar 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 323
Hourly Data $0$45
Hourly Rate $12.37 - $45.32
Hourly Tips $0.49
Overtime $13.11 - $45.00
Annual Data $0$103K
Bonus $0.00 - $15,547
Commission $5,000
Profit Sharing $0.00 - $32,601
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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$26,758 - $103,551
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 18 Mar 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 627

Job Description for Construction Contractor

Construction contractors, often referred to as "construction managers," are in charge of planning and maintaining a variety of construction projects involving commercial/residential buildings and even public works projects. They may also be responsible for obtaining building permits or licenses for these projects.

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Construction Contractor Tasks
  • Plan and manage a construction project, providing labor, materials, and equipment and overseeing subcontractors.
  • Make sure all government regulations are followed, proper permits are obtained, and required inspections carried out.
  • Monitor project progress to ensure it stays on time and within budget.
  • Negotiate contract terms with clients and work with clients and architects to create project plans.
  • Generate cost estimates for labor, materials, equipment, and permits necessary to complete a project.

Common Career Paths for Construction Contractor


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Popular Skills for Construction Contractor

Pay by Experience Level for Construction Contractor

Pay by Experience for a Construction Contractor has a positive trend. An entry-level Construction Contractor with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $37,000 based on 151 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Construction Contractor with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $48,000 based on 105 salaries. An experienced Construction Contractor which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $54,000 based on 160 salaries. A Construction Contractor with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $62,000 based on 133 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

-3%

National Average: $51,512

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

Construction Contractor Reviews

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

Construction Contractor in Portsmouth:
"I have had no complaints."
Pros: Atmosphere
Cons: My employer

Construction Contractor in Hastings:
"Good."
Pros: People
Cons: A lot of small jobs

Construction Contractor in Phoenix:
"Good."
Pros: The Scenery
Cons: The Coldness

Construction Contractor in Sealy:
"Framing and roofing."
Pros: I work all over but when i work in sealy i dont gotta drive far
Cons: Short drive to job

Construction Contractor in Lake Charles:
Pros: The amount of good jobs In the area make my jobs easier and more profitable.
Cons: The distance I travel requiring longer days spent away from home.

Construction Contractor in Santa Clarita:
"False promises."
They always promise you the world but never deliver.

Construction Contractor in San Francisco:
"That everything/everyone in this industry is late."
Be prepared for delays.

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Key Stats for Construction Contractor

Gender

Female
5 %
Male
95 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 129 votes.
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
21%
5-9 years
14%
10-19 years
28%
20 years or more
33%

Experience Affects Construction Contractor Salaries

▲21%

▲5%

National Average
$52,000

▼7%

▼28%

Skills That Affect Construction Contractor Salaries

▲16%




National Average
$52,000

Plumbing
▼1%

Quality Assurance / Quality Control
▼3%

Roofing Materials Installation
▼29%

Drywall
▼37%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 129 votes.

Gender

Female
5 %
Male
95 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
21%
5-9 years
14%
10-19 years
28%
20 years or more
33%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 17%
dental benefits
Dental: 10%
vision benefits
Vision: 7%
no benefits
None: 82%