Avg. Base Hourly Rate (USD)
The average hourly pay for a Construction Foreman is $23.84
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Construction Foremen?
An early career Construction Foreman with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $19.92 based on 69 salaries. A mid-career Construction Foreman with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $21.54 based on 61 salaries. An experienced …Read more
What Do Construction Foremen Do?
A construction foreperson supervises a construction crew. The construction may relate to the erection or repair of a building or and an infrastructure, such as a bridge. The foreperson will schedule work for the crew and may also be responsible for making proposals and obtaining new jobs. The foreperson will be expected to have construction experience. The foreperson will need to assist the crew wherever help is needed, including carrying out hard labor. The abilities to work in extreme …Read more
- Communicate and enforce all safety regulations.
- Manage supplies, materials, and equipment.
- Coordinate essential personnel on-site for the project.
- Plan, direct and budget activities concerned with the construction of structures, facilities, or systems.
- Read and interpret site plans, construction drawings and scopes of work.