Project Manager

Average Salary Per Year: $92,523

Do others seek your guidance to complete group assignments or project-based tasks? Transfer these leadership skills to the construction industry through project management. Project managers are essential to completing projects on time and on budget. Their duties can include planning, coordinating, budgeting and supervising construction projects from development to completion. Project managers usually spend most of their time on site where they monitor projects and make daily decisions about construction activities.

*Average base salary from 2018 NCCER Craft Salary Survey.

Education Options:

Bachelors Degree, Masters Degree, and Project Management Certification


Communication skills, developing ideas and time management are key contributors with being a project manager.


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