Average Construction Manager with Budget Management Skills Salary

$78,804
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$5,942
Bonus
$12,000
Commission
$3,060
Profit Sharing
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The average salary for a Construction Manager with Budget Management skills is $78,804.
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$51k
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MEDIAN $78,804
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United States (change)
Salary
$51k - $122k
Bonus
$495 - $20k
Profit Sharing
$2k - $10k
Commission
$3k - $24k
Total Pay
$52k - $135k

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Job Description for Construction Manager

Construction Manager Tasks
  • Manage the planning, materials, building, and budget of a construction or component of a project.
  • Enforce safety measures and company regulations, and obtain required licenses and permits.
  • Select and oversee the work of contractors contributing to the project.
  • Develop schedules for reaching objectives and make sure work is completed on time.
  • Supervise and direct personnel working on the project.

Popular Employer Salaries for Construction Manager

Career Paths

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Construction Manager
Construction Superintendent
Project Manager, Construction
Construction Project Manager
More common (> 20%)
Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
Less common (< 8%)

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Popular Skills for Construction Manager

Skills that pay less than market rate include Construction Site Inspection, Blueprints, Construction Estimating, Contractor Management and Project Management.

Pay by Experience Level for Construction Manager

An entry-level Construction Manager with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $54,000 based on 7 salaries. An early career Construction Manager with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $63,878 based on 112 salaries. A mid-career Construction Manager with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $77,521 based on 133 salaries. An experienced Construction Manager with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $84,102 based on 219 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $93,418.
Employees with Construction Manager in their job title in New York, New York earn an average of 18.6% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Seattle, Washington (17.0% more) and Phoenix, Arizona (7.9% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Charlotte, North Carolina (22.0% less), Dallas, Texas (13.0% less) and Denver, Colorado (6.3% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 689 survey responses.
Entry Level
1.0%
Early Career
16.3%
Mid Career
19.3%
Experienced
31.8%
Late Career
31.6%