If the construction industry is calling to you, you may want to ensure your investment is worth it. Whether you’re planning your potential career, or looking to switch gears after a decade of labor experience, we have the information for you. Think about your strengths, because the top-paying positions involve working well with others and some serious leadership ability. This industry is a tough one, but can definitely be rewarding. Some top paying construction jobs include:
Construction Site Manager
Looking for a position that allows you to use your construction experience as well as your supervisory experience? Consider a career as a site manager. If you know how to direct people effectively, you can be a great addition to any site in need of guidance. Construction site managers make anywhere from $50,000 to $150,000 in salary depending on the company and the nature of the work.
Becoming a line supervisor allows you to perform manage the more skilled employees that may be present on a job site, like an electrician or a plumber. This career involves advising professionals, managing personnel and juggling schedules of the workers on site. As a line supervisor, an average salary may be $50,000 to $80,000.
Looking to be a little more hands-off? A cost estimator generally doesn’t work on the construction site, but can obtain a high salary in the construction agency ($60,000-$100,000). Cost estimators need to determine the cost of materials and calculate the cost of a job to ensure appropriate contracts. Analyzing mathematical figures and attention to detail are both essential skills.
CCS Construction Staffing is a top recruiting agency looking to pay a valuable wage to qualified candidates. If you think you’ve got the skills to enter a world of talented professionals, dedicated to working hard on a job, contact our expert recruiters today!