Average Construction Contractor Hourly Pay

$24.83
Avg. Base Hourly Rate (USD)
10%
$14.12
MEDIAN
$24.83
90%
$49.45

The average hourly pay for a Construction Contractor is $24.83

Hourly Rate
$14 - $49
Bonus
$89 - $20k
Profit Sharing
$6 - $37k
Commission
$0 - $10k
Total Pay
$30k - $111k
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What Do Construction Contractors Do?

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.
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Job Satisfaction for Construction Contractor

3.9 out of 5
(90)
Highly Satisfied
12Reviews
Based on 90 responses, the job of Construction Contractor has received a job satisfaction rating of 3.92 out of 5. On average, Construction Contractors are highly satisfied with their job.

Gender Breakdown

Male
96.5%
Female
3.1%
Prefer to self-define
0.3%
This data is based on 286 survey responses. Learn more about the gender pay gap.

Common Health Benefits

Medical

16%

Dental

10%

Vision

7%

None

84%