Land Development Manager Salary
The average pay for a Land Development Manager is $87,778 per year.
|Salary||$59,684 - $128,779|
|Bonus||$1,454 - $25,668|
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|$62,365 - $136,431|
Job Description for Land Development Manager
Land development managers are in charge of managing land development projects on a day-to-day basis for their company. They are responsible for approving and reviewing land development requirements, overseeing section engineering and field operations, and managing construction and engineering professionals to meet all project and company goals in a timely manner. Land development managers must follow all safety regulations and use protective gear to survey land sites.Read More...
One of the land development manager's main tools is a personal computer to review land design and project progress; these professionals must be proficient with office applications and proprietary software. The manager's main duties also include making a budget, revising land bids, and reviewing contracts before signing. They are responsible for site clearing and overseeing the permit approval process as well. Land development managers generally report their progress to the land development supervisor in their department.
A bachelor's degree in a related field is necessary for this position. Previous experience in land development management is required as well. Land development managers must possess strong communication skills to relay ideas and project needs to a variety of land development professionals. In addition, they need to be able to work effectively in a team environment with other managers and communicate important land development information; however, they must also perform effectively on their own with minimal supervision. Land development managers also need to have experience using a cost management database, as well as have organizational and multitasking skills. (Copyright 2017 PayScale.com)
Land Development Manager Tasks
- Managed projects for creating and developing residential land.
- Create budgets and bids for development work.
- Create project and staff schedules for plan coordination.
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Pay by Experience Level for Land Development Manager
Pay by Experience for a Land Development Manager has a positive trend. An entry-level Land Development Manager with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $79,000 based on 17 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Land Development Manager with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $93,000 based on 48 salaries. An experienced Land Development Manager which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $96,000 based on 65 salaries. A Land Development Manager with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $104,000 based on 34 salaries.
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