How much does a Project Manager - Construction make in the United States? The average Project Manager - Construction salary in the United States is $112,645 as of November 23, 2022, but the range typically falls between $98,188 and $126,944. 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. 

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25% $98,188 10% $85,027 90% $139,964 75% $126,944 $112,645 50%(Median)
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Job Description for Project Manager - Construction

Project Manager - Construction oversees and directs all phases of a construction project. Designs and implements project plans. Being a Project Manager - Construction communicates directly with contractors/designers concerning project cost, staffing, and scheduling. Prepares project status reports and works to ensure plans adhere to contract specifications. Additionally, Project Manager - Construction requires a bachelor's degree of engineering. Typically reports to a manager. The Project Manager - Construction manages subordinate staff in the day-to-day performance of their jobs. True first level manager. Ensures that project/department milestones/goals are met and adhering to approved budgets. Has full authority for personnel actions. To be a Project Manager - Construction typically requires 5 years experience in the related area as an individual contributor. 1 - 3 years supervisory experience may be required. Extensive knowledge of the function and department processes. (Copyright 2022 View full job description

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