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Working As A General Foreman

  • Getting Information
  • Communicating with Supervisors, Peers, or Subordinates
  • Coordinating the Work and Activities of Others
  • Inspecting Equipment, Structures, or Material
  • Organizing, Planning, and Prioritizing Work
  • Deal with People

  • Outdoors/walking/standing

  • Make Decisions

  • $43,000

    Average Salary

What Does A General Foreman Do

A General Foreman oversees the construction teams engaged in construction activities. Their primary duties include planning, coordinating, assisting in cost control, and ensuring a safe work environment.

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General Foreman Career Paths

General Foreman
Foreman Superintendent
Project Superintendent
10 Yearsyrs
Foreman Supervisor Superintendent
Construction Manager
9 Yearsyrs
Foreman Superintendent Project Manager
Contract Project Manager
10 Yearsyrs
Electrical Foreman Maintenance Electrician Maintenance Supervisor
Maintenance Director
11 Yearsyrs
Journeyman Electrician Maintenance Electrician Maintenance Supervisor
Facilities Maintenance Manager
10 Yearsyrs
Journeyman Electrician Owner Facilities Manager
Director Of Facilities
11 Yearsyrs
Journeyman Electrician Owner Project Superintendent
General Superintendent
11 Yearsyrs
Electrician Supervisor Property Manager
Director Of Property Management
6 Yearsyrs
Electrician Supervisor Project Manager
Director Of Construction
13 Yearsyrs
Electrician Owner/Operator Construction Manager
Senior Construction Manager
14 Yearsyrs
Journeyman Owner
Construction Superintendent
9 Yearsyrs
Journeyman Manager Operations Manager
Operations Project Manager
7 Yearsyrs
Journeyman Manager Service Manager
Fleet Manager
7 Yearsyrs
Millwright Maintenance Supervisor Operation Supervisor
Logistics Supervisor
5 Yearsyrs
Electrical Foreman Lead Person Production Supervisor
General Supervisor
6 Yearsyrs
Millwright Field Service Technician Service Manager
Installation Manager
6 Yearsyrs
Millwright Field Service Technician Field Supervisor
Field Operation Manager
8 Yearsyrs
Quality Assurance Inspector Section Chief
Operations Superintendent
9 Yearsyrs
Planner Operation Supervisor Field Supervisor
Project And Field Manager
8 Yearsyrs
Planner Estimator Senior Estimator
Construction Consultant
11 Yearsyrs
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Average Yearly Salary
$43,000
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$29,000
Min 10%
$43,000
Median 50%
$43,000
Median 50%
$43,000
Median 50%
$43,000
Median 50%
$43,000
Median 50%
$43,000
Median 50%
$43,000
Median 50%
$63,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Mortenson
Highest Paying City
Oakland, CA
Highest Paying State
California
Avg Experience Level
4.7 years
How much does a General Foreman make at top companies?
The national average salary for a General Foreman in the United States is $43,263 per year or $21 per hour. Those in the bottom 10 percent make under $29,000 a year, and the top 10 percent make over $63,000.

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Real General Foreman Salaries

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Melt Shop General Foreman Gerdau MacSteel May 04, 2015 $110,261
General Foreman (Mine Engineer) Newmont USA Limited Sep 21, 2016 $109,795
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General Foreman (Infrastructure Specialist Electrical Engineer) Sturgeon Electric Mar 26, 2008 $51,257

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Top Skills for A General Foreman

  1. Safety Meetings
  2. Safety Procedures
  3. New Construction
You can check out examples of real life uses of top skills on resumes here:
  • Conducted weekly safety meetings Promoted a ZERO accident philosophy Procured Materials needed for project based on scope and specification.
  • Perform weekly quality control self assessments for Power Generation Promotes safety awareness and complies with all applicable safety procedures and regulations.
  • Calculated power requirements and collaborated with electricians to ensure proper power supply was applied in new construction.
  • Prioritized work assignments and assigned resources * Evaluated performance of first line foremen
  • Helmed structural steelwork and framing completion work, overseeing subcontractor performance to ensure fulfillment of client requirements.

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Top 10 Best States for General Foremen

  1. Alaska
  2. North Dakota
  3. Nevada
  4. Utah
  5. West Virginia
  6. California
  7. Pennsylvania
  8. New Hampshire
  9. Rhode Island
  10. Texas
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General Foreman Demographics

Gender

Male

93.4%

Female

3.7%

Unknown

2.9%
Ethnicity

White

62.8%

Hispanic or Latino

15.9%

Black or African American

12.4%

Asian

5.5%

Unknown

3.4%
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Foreign Languages Spoken

Spanish

68.4%

Dakota

5.1%

Portuguese

3.1%

German

3.1%

Carrier

3.1%

French

2.0%

Venetian

2.0%

Navajo

2.0%

Swahili

1.0%

Romanian

1.0%

Occidental

1.0%

Comanche

1.0%

Mandarin

1.0%

Bosnian

1.0%

Japanese

1.0%

Russian

1.0%

Cheyenne

1.0%

Polish

1.0%

Croatian

1.0%
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General Foreman Education

Schools

Lee College

9.6%

Purdue University

6.6%

Houston Community College

6.0%

Texas A&M University

6.0%

Brazosport College

6.0%

A-Technical College

5.4%

Ohio State University

4.8%

Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College

4.8%

American InterContinental University

4.8%

Ivy Tech Community College of Indiana

4.8%

Gateway Community College

4.8%

San Jacinto College District

4.8%

Columbia Southern University

4.2%

Pennsylvania State University

4.2%

University of Washington

4.2%

Strayer University

4.2%

Clark College

3.6%

Tennessee State University

3.6%

Macomb Community College

3.6%

Bakersfield College

3.6%
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Majors

Business

20.4%

Electrical Engineering Technology

10.5%

Electrical Engineering

7.2%

Construction Management

6.7%

General Studies

5.6%

Precision Metal Working

5.2%

Management

4.3%

Industrial Technology

3.7%

Drafting And Design

3.5%

Project Management

3.5%

Automotive Technology

3.2%

Education

3.2%

Mechanical Engineering

3.2%

Environmental Control Technologies/Technicians

3.2%

Electrical And Power Transmission Installers

3.1%

Criminal Justice

3.0%

Engineering

3.0%

Civil Engineering

2.7%

Computer Science

2.6%

Operations Management

2.3%
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Degrees

High School Diploma

43.8%

Associate

16.9%

Bachelors

16.0%

Certificate

14.0%

Diploma

5.2%

Masters

2.8%

License

1.0%

Doctorate

0.1%
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