Construction managers

National Occupation Code (NOC): 0711  ยท  Browse All Occupations

Construction managers plan, organize, direct, control and evaluate the activities of a construction company or a construction department within a company, under the direction of a general manager or other senior manager. They are employed by residential, commercial and industrial construction companies and by construction departments of companies outside the construction industry.

Alternate Job Titles

  • Bridge And Building Construction Manager
  • Bridge Construction Superintendent
  • Building Construction General Contractor
  • Building Construction Superintendent
  • Building Materials Branch Director
  • Commercial Construction Manager
  • Construction Assistant Manager
  • Construction Expediter
  • Construction General Contractor
  • Construction General Superintendent
  • Construction Manager
  • Construction Operations Manager
  • Construction Project Co-ordinator
  • Construction Project Manager
  • Construction Project Superintendent
  • Construction Senior Project Manager
  • Construction Site Manager
  • Construction Site Superintendent
  • Construction Special Project Manager
  • Construction Superintendent
  • General Contractor
  • Highway Construction Manager
  • Housing Construction Manager
  • Industrial Construction Manager
  • Pipeline Construction Manager
  • Pipeline Construction Superintendent
  • Residential Construction Manager
  • Residential Construction Site Manager
  • Commercial Construction Manager
  • Construction Manager
  • Construction Project Manager
  • Construction Superintendent
  • General Contractor
  • Housing Construction Manager
  • Industrial Construction Manager
  • Pipeline Construction Manager
  • Residential Construction Manager
  • Project Manager Development And Construction
  • Project Manager Construction
  • Manager Construction
  • Project Manager - Construction
  • Project Manager Construction
  • Construction Coordinator

Median Income by Education

The following table details the median income for various education levels for construction managers.

Education Level Median Income
No certificate, diploma or degree $57,928
Secondary (high) school diploma or equivalency certificate $50,257
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma $75,669
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma $67,354
University certificate or diploma below bachelor level $57,633
University certificate, diploma or degree at bachelor level or above $70,761
Total: Highest certificate, diploma or degree $63,311
Data source: Statistics Canada 2016 Census of Population. Custom tabulation for population aged 15 and over who worked in 2015 and reported employment income in 2015.

Median Income by Gender

The following table details median income by gender for construction managers.

Gender Median Income
Male $63,311
Female $64,703
Data source: Statistics Canada 2016 Census of Population. Custom tabulation for population aged 15 and over who worked in 2015 and reported employment income in 2015.

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Extracted Salary Information (18 samples)

The following salary data has been extracted from job posts indexed on this website over the last year for construction managers.

$40,000.00
Lowest Observed
$170,000.00
Highest Observed
$60,000.00
25th Percentile
$85,941.89
Average
$79,823.00
Median
$100,000.00
75th Percentile

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Regional Employment Participation by Age Group

This chart and accompanying table outlines regional employment participation by age group for construction managers

Age Group Employed Individuals
15 to 24 years 115
25 to 34 years 935
35 to 44 years 1,125
45 to 54 years 1,290
55 to 64 years 680
65 to 74 years 155
75 years and over 10
Total 4,335
Data source: Statistics Canada 2016 Census of Population. Custom tabulation for labour force aged 15 and over in private households.

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Regional Employment Participation by Employment Type

This chart outlines regional employment participation by employment type for construction managers. Hover over a pie section to see the associated employment type, or refer to the table below.

Employment Type Employed Individuals
Full Time 1,200
Part Time 2,930
Total 4,125
Data source: Statistics Canada 2016 Census of Population. Custom tabulation for population aged 15 and over who worked in 2015 and reported employment income in 2015.

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Regional Employment Participation by Gender

This chart outlines regional employment participation by gender for construction managers. Hover over a pie section to see the associated gender, or refer to the table below.

Gender Employed Individuals
Male 3,685
Female 655
Total 4,335
Data source: Statistics Canada 2016 Census of Population. Custom tabulation for population aged 15 and over who worked in 2015 and reported employment income in 2015.

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Regional Employment Participation by Class of Worker

This chart outlines regional employment participation by class of worker for construction managers. Hover over a pie section to see the associated class, or refer to the table below.

Class Employed Individuals
Employee 3,115
Self Employed 1,225
Total 4,335
Data source: Statistics Canada 2016 Census of Population. Custom tabulation for labour force aged 15 and over in private households.

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Regional Employment Participation by Labour Force Status

This chart outlines regional employment participation by labour force status for construction managers. Hover over a pie section to see the associated labour status, or refer to the table below.

Labour Status Individuals
Employed 4,185
Unemployed 145
Total 4,335
Data source: Statistics Canada 2016 Census of Population. Custom tabulation for labour force aged 15 and over in private households.

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Regional Employment Participation by Education Level

This chart outlines regional employment participation by education level for construction managers. Hover over a pie section to see the associated education level, or refer to the table below.

Education Level Individuals
No certificate, diploma or degree 215
Secondary (high) school diploma or equivalency certificate 935
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 330
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 1,125
University certificate or diploma below bachelor level 115
University certificate, diploma or degree at bachelor level or above 1,410
Total 4,125
Data source: Statistics Canada 2016 Census of Population. Custom tabulation for population aged 15 and over who worked in 2015 and reported employment income in 2015.

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