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Average Construction Manager with Project Management Skills Salary

$78,765
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$7,160
Bonus
$12,136
Commission
$3,532
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The average salary for a Construction Manager with Project Management skills is $78,765.
10%
$53k
MEDIAN
$79k
90%
$125k
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$53k - $125k
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$997 - $23k
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$54 - $16k
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$6k - $37k
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$52k - $136k
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What Do Construction Managers Do?

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.
The top respondents for the job title Construction Manager are from the companies Lennar Corporation, Hudl and Habitat For Humanity. Reported salaries are highest at Amazon.com Inc where the average pay is $124,257. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include Jacobs Engineering Group Inc and Hudl, earning around $93,179 and $72,146, respectively. Rocky Mountain Log Homes pays the lowest at around $50,000. Habitat For Humanity and Lennar Corporation also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying $62,400 and $66,081, respectively.

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What Are Popular Skills for Construction Managers?

Skills in Contractor Management and Construction Estimating are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Scheduling, Blueprints and Construction Site Inspection.

What is the Pay by Experience Level for Construction Managers?

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 $59,942 based on 32 salaries. An early career Construction Manager with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $64,771 based on 385 salaries. A mid-career Construction Manager with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $75,525 based on 407 salaries. An experienced Construction Manager with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $86,226 based on 678 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $91,237.
Employees with Construction Manager in their job title in Los Angeles, California earn an average of 42.0% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Denver, Colorado (16.8% more) and New York, New York (14.5% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Dallas, Texas (8.8% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 2,153 survey responses.
Entry Level
1.5%
Early Career
17.9%
Mid Career
18.9%
Experienced
31.5%
Late Career
30.2%