Project Manager - Construction Salary in the United States

How much does a Project Manager - Construction make in the United States? The average Project Manager - Construction salary in the United States is $104,588 as of September 26, 2019, but the range typically falls between $91,163 and $117,863. 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, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target.  View the Cost of Living in Major Cities

Skills Associated with Project Manager - Construction: Project Management, Project Scheduling

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Salary estimation for Project Manager - Construction at companies like : AMBARELLA INC, ENPHASE ENERGY INC, PLANTRONICS INC

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Job Description

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 2019 Salary.com)

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City, State Compared to national average
City, State San Francisco, CA Compared to national average
+ 25.3%
City, State Washington, DC Compared to national average
+ 10.7%
City, State Miami, FL Compared to national average
-2.7%
City, State Chicago, IL Compared to national average
+ 6.0%
City, State Boston, MA Compared to national average
+ 12.9%
City, State New York, NY Compared to national average
+ 21.0%
City, State Dallas, TX Compared to national average
-1.0%