Director Of Construction Salary

Average Yearly Salary
Updated May 19, 2020
Min 10%
Median 50%
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
CB Richard Ellis Memphis
Highest Paying City
Jersey City, NJ
Highest Paying State
New Jersey
Average Experience Level
4.3 years
How much does a director of construction make?
As a Director Of Construction in the USA, you can expect to earn on average $143,639 per year or $69.06 per hour. There is a huge gap between the top 10 percent earners and the bottom 10 percent earners -- about 133,000. The top 10 percent earn over $224,000, while the bottom 10 percent make less than $91,000 annually. Professional companies and Health Care companies are the best when it comes to the number of employment opportunities. New Jersey, Hawaii, New York, California, and Montana have the highest paying Director Of Construction jobs. The typical employment for a Director Of Construction is 4.3 years.
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Average Director Of Construction Salary By Location

Directors Of Construction in the United States of America make on average $143,639 a year or $69.06 per hour. The top city when it comes to Director Of Construction salaries is Jersey City, NJ at $166,499 per year. The average entry-level salary in Jersey City, NJ is $89,000. New Jersey, Hawaii, New York, California, and Montana are the highest paying states. On the other hand, Florida, Oklahoma, Nebraska, Mississippi, and Missouri report the lowest wages for Directors Of Construction.

Map of Director Of Construction Salaries

The darker areas on the map show where Directors Of Construction earn the highest salaries across all 50 states.

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Average Director Of Construction Salary By Company

There is good job security in Director Of Construction positions. Some industries offer better pay and benefit packages than others. The most abundant employment opportunities for Directors Of Construction are in Professional companies and Health Care companies. Companies like CB Richard Ellis Memphis or CBRE Group will get you the highest pay packages. Also, companies like BP America and Microsoft pay their Directors Of Construction very well.

Average Director Of Construction Pay By Industry

The type of industry that a Director Of Construction works in can influence their earning potential. By looking at our data, we can see that Health Care companies, Energy companies, and Retail companies pay their Directors Of Construction well. Salaries for Directors Of Construction in Health Care companies average $164,035 annually, while Energy companies and Retail companies pay $163,802 and $157,612, respectively. The average salary for Directors Of Construction in the Hospitality industry is lower than the rest, coming in at $131,899.
Average Salary
Health Care
Health Care
Real Estate
Real Estate

Director Of Construction Salary History

Compare salaries for individual cities or states with the national average.

National Average
Ashburn, VA

Director Of Construction Salary By Experience Level

The salary for a Director Of Construction can range from $86,212 to $198,928 depending on the amount of work experience that the person has. Data on how experience level affects salary is provided by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) as part of their National Compensation Survey, which is based on factors such as knowledge, complexity, contacts, and environment.

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