$76,493
Avg. Salary
$26.36
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

$5,090

Bonus

$3,604

Profit Sharing

$8,135

Commission

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for a Construction Project Manager is $26.36 per hour.

The average pay for a Construction Project Manager is $76,493 per year.

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$16.53
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$48.53
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MEDIAN $26.36
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$50k
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MEDIAN $76,493
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$0$117K
Salary $50,273 - $110,343
Bonus $727 - $15,286
Profit Sharing $0.00 - $13,058
Commission $0.00 - $30,000
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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$49,669 - $117,516
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 17 Mar 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 5,603
Hourly Data $0$61
Hourly Rate $16.53 - $48.53
Hourly Tips $6.42
Overtime $21.94 - $61.41
Annual Data $0$117K
Bonus $727 - $15,286
Commission $0.00 - $30,000
Profit Sharing $0.00 - $13,058
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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$49,669 - $117,516
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 17 Mar 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 672

Job Description for Construction Project Manager

Construction project managers plan, coordinate, and oversee a wide variety of projects involving the construction or maintenance of facilities, buildings, roadways, and building systems. They oversee the construction process from conceptualization to completion. This includes oversight of construction supervisors, contractors, and various trade workers. Usually, the construction project manager must report on the progress of the project to the owner and local officials. Project managers must have excellent planning skills and be able to effectively schedule tasks, meet deadlines, and follow a budget. They also must effectively manage contractors and vendors, monitoring quality of work performed, and ensuring tasks are completed within budgetary and time restrictions. Construction project managers must be able to read blueprints and schematics, building codes, and relevant laws to ensure the project is in compliance with building standards and regulations.

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Construction Project Manager Tasks
  • Plan and oversee implementation of design for construction, renovation, and maintenance projects.
  • Consult with clients and company representatives to direct project development.
  • Oversee budgeting, scheduling, and other managerial aspects of project.
  • Select and coordinate contractors needed for project.

Construction Project Manager Pay By Employer

$0$120K

$80,019

CBRE Group
7 profiles
$96,842

$86,232

Common Career Paths for Construction Project Manager


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Popular Skills for Construction Project Manager

Pay by Experience Level for Construction Project Manager

Pay by Experience for a Construction Project Manager has a positive trend. An entry-level Construction Project Manager with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $60,000 based on 913 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Construction Project Manager with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $75,000 based on 1,091 salaries. An experienced Construction Project Manager which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $82,000 based on 1,404 salaries. A Construction Project Manager with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $86,000 based on 944 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $78,141

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

Construction Project Manager Advice

Q: What is it like working as a Construction Project Manager?

Construction Project Manager in Fort Collins:
"Start with a large company."
Study plans and specifications and spend a lot of time learning the intimate details of the job.

Construction Project Manager in Dublin:
Pros: The project challenges that must be addressed on a day to day basis.
Cons: The capital funding needed to keep a project moving.

Construction Project Manager in San Diego:
"Construction Project Management Is Great."
Pros: Flexible, able to grow. I enjoy the people, the companies commitment to its people.
Cons: Lack of structure, not a clear view of options for advancement.

Construction Project Manager in Albuquerque:
Watch out being an unexpected surprise when hired. It quickly turns into a demanding expectation. If you are the only one putting in 50, 60, 70 hours a week, don't do it. The company will keep piling more on you letting the others slack. Do you share effectively and in a timely manner offer to help as long as it is appreciated. When it starts being demanded scale back. All employers will get as much out of you as they can for as little as they can. Its not personal just watch how you let yourself get used.

Construction Project Manager in Detroit:
"Long days, and high stress."
Pros: Taking a day off.
Cons: The high stress with money.

Construction Project Manager in Norco:
"Takes time."
It takes time to build up experience and skills.

Construction Project Manager in Atlanta:
"Added Responsibilities."
Find out what possible responsibilities you may have that are not included in your job description or project.

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Key Stats for Construction Project Manager

Gender

Female
12 %
Male
88 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 1018 votes.
Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
19%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
32%
20 years or more
27%

Experience Affects Construction Project Manager Salaries

▲10%

▲5%

National Average
$78,000

▼4%

▼23%

Skills That Affect Construction Project Manager Salaries





National Average
$78,000

Construction Estimating
▼2%

Microsoft Excel
▼2%

Microsoft Office
▼2%



▼3%


▼5%



▼13%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 1018 votes.

Gender

Female
12 %
Male
88 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
19%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
32%
20 years or more
27%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 77%
dental benefits
Dental: 58%
vision benefits
Vision: 47%
no benefits
None: 21%