Project Superintendent Salary

Average Yearly Salary
Updated May 19, 2020
$85,000
$54,000
Min 10%
$85,000
Median 50%
$134,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
KATERRA
Highest Paying City
North Bergen, NJ
Highest Paying State
Hawaii
Average Experience Level
5.4 years
How much does a project superintendent make?
The national average salary for a Project Superintendent in the U.S. is $85,539 annually or $41.12 hourly. While the top 10 percent make over $134,000 per year, the bottom 10 percent make under $54,000. The most abundant employment opportunities for Project Superintendents are in Construction companies and Professional companies. Hawaii, New Jersey, California, Maine, and New York are some of the states with the best Project Superintendent salaries in the US. The typical tenure for a Project Superintendent is 5.4 years.

Average Project Superintendent Salary By Location

Across America, Project Superintendents make on average $85,539 annually or $41.12 hourly. Project Superintendents make the most in North Bergen, NJ at about $108,009 per year. Even an entry-level Project Superintendent makes $59,000 per year in North Bergen, NJ. The highest earning states when it comes to Project Superintendent salaries are Hawaii, New Jersey, California, Maine, and New York. Wisconsin, Florida, Indiana, Nebraska, and Mississippi have the lowest reported salaries for Project Superintendents.

Map of Project Superintendent Salaries

The darker areas on the map show where Project Superintendents earn the highest salaries across all 50 states.

Average Salary:

Average Project Superintendent Salary By Company

There is good job security in Project Superintendent positions. Some industries offer better pay and benefit packages than others. Construction companies and Professional companies tend to have the highest concentration of employment in this field. Project Superintendents at KATERRA and Kitchell report the highest salaries. Companies like Tesla and Southern Company also report very competitive wages for Project Superintendents.

Project Superintendent Salary History

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

National Average
Ashburn, VA

Project Superintendent Salary By Experience Level

The salary for a Project Superintendent can range from $51,340 to $118,464 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.

Recently Added Project Superintendent Salaries

CompanyJobLocationDate AddedSalary
Project Superintendent-Power Generation
Project Superintendent-Power Generation
03/17/2020
03/17/2020
$60,000
$60,000
Miller Architects & Builders
Miller Architects & Builders
Project Superintendent
Project Superintendent
03/10/2020
03/10/2020
$70,000
$70,000
Project Superintendent
Project Superintendent
12/31/2019
12/31/2019
$125,000
$125,000
Lawrence Construction Company
Lawrence Construction Company
Project Superintendent
Project Superintendent
12/13/2019
12/13/2019
$70,000
$70,000
ACG Builds, Inc.
ACG Builds, Inc.
Project Superintendent
Project Superintendent
11/30/2019
11/30/2019
$105,000
$105,000
Project Superintendent
Project Superintendent
09/30/2019
09/30/2019
$125,000
$125,000
Project Superintendent
Project Superintendent
09/24/2019
09/24/2019
$65,000
$65,000
Project Superintendent
Project Superintendent
09/14/2019
09/14/2019
$110,000
$110,000
Caddell Construction Co. (de), LLC
Caddell Construction Co. (de), LLC
Project Superintendent
Project Superintendent
09/05/2019
09/05/2019
$69,900
$69,900
Kal Krishnan Consulting Services, Inc.
Kal Krishnan Consulting Services, Inc.
Project Superintendent
Project Superintendent
08/27/2019
08/27/2019
$100,176
$100,176