How much does a Chief Construction Officer make in the United States? The average Chief Construction Officer salary in the United States is $248,460 as of November 23, 2022, but the range typically falls between $199,140 and $313,360. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, helps you determine your exact pay target. 

Based on HR-reported data: a national average with a geographic differential
25% $199,140 10% $154,237 90% $372,448 75% $313,360 $248,460 50%(Median)
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Job Description

The Chief Construction Officer oversees all construction projects. Plans and directs all aspects of an organization's construction function. Being a Chief Construction Officer communicates organization's objectives to state, city or local government and other necessary associations. Directs project leads and ensures all projects are completed on time, within budget, and according to pre-established specifications. In addition, Chief Construction Officer requires a bachelor's degree. Typically reports to top management. The Chief Construction Officer manages a business unit, division, or corporate function with major organizational impact. Establishes overall direction and strategic initiatives for the given major function or line of business. Has acquired the business acumen and leadership experience to become a top function or division head. (Copyright 2022

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