Project Supervisor Salary

Earnings for Project Supervisors in the United States come in at around $53K per year on average. Geographic location and tenure each impact pay for this group, with the former having the largest influence. Male Project Supervisors far outnumber their female contemporaries among those who completed the questionnaire. Work is enjoyable for Project Supervisors, who typically claim high levels of job satisfaction. Not all workers are lucky enough to have benefits; in fact, approximately one in four are without coverage. Medical insurance is claimed by a fair number and dental insurance is reported by the greater part. This snapshot results from replies to PayScale's salary survey.

$36,801 - $79,119
$37K
$52K
$79K
MEDIAN: $52,281
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50%
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$14.59 - $36.18
$15
$23
$36
MEDIAN: $23.06
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$0$82K
Salary $36,801 - $79,119
Bonus $301.00 - $10,391
Profit Sharing $800
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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$34,770 - $82,458
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 20 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 119
Hourly Data $0$49
Hourly Rate $14.59 - $36.18
Overtime $19.32 - $49.70
Annual Data $0$82K
Bonus $301.00 - $10,391
Profit Sharing $800
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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$34,770 - $82,458
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 20 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 75

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Job Description for Project Supervisor

Whenever a project or a task requires the efforts of a group (or several groups), a manager is typically needed to ensure consistent workflow, unity of goals, and cooperation between individuals and groups. “Project manager” is a title that exists in many different industries, meaning that the exact nature of the projects managed vary widely, even within a single organization. Regardless of the specific project goals, the project manager's general duties include providing necessary oversight to project team members, setting appropriate deadlines for completion, ensuring that the project operates within its allotted budget, and balancing the needs of individuals working on the project to make sure that everything proceeds efficiently.

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Project Supervisor Tasks

  • Train, supervise and analyze the performance of staff, including scheduling.
  • Ensure that safety and compliance standards are met.
  • Manage inventory, receiving, and supplies to keep a steady flow of goods and services.
  • Manage processes and timelines to reach goals.

Common Career Paths for Project Supervisor


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Many Project Supervisors move into a Construction Project Manager role, and folks who currently hold that position report a much higher median income of $70K per year.

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Pay by Experience Level for Project Supervisor

Pay by Experience for a Project Supervisor has a positive trend. An entry-level Project Supervisor with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $46,000 based on 79 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Project Supervisor with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $50,000 based on 72 salaries. An experienced Project Supervisor which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $67,000 based on 53 salaries. A Project Supervisor with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $69,000 based on 39 salaries.

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Key Stats for Project Supervisor

Gender

Female
16 %
Male
84 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 44 votes.
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
29%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
20%
20 years or more
23%
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Experience Affects Project Supervisor Salaries

Late-Career
▲29%

Experienced
▲25%

National Average
$53,000

Mid-Career
▼6%

Entry-Level
▼13%

Skills That Affect Project Supervisor Salaries

Team Leadership
▲9%

Microsoft Excel
▲6%


National Average
$53,000

Project Coordinating
▼6%

People Management
▼7%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 44 votes.

Gender

Female
16 %
Male
84 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
29%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
20%
20 years or more
23%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 70%
dental benefits
Dental: 62%
vision benefits
Vision: 44%
no benefits
None: 26%
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