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Administrator Construction Salary
in San Diego, California

$65,230 (USD)

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Last updated: June 19, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for an Administrator Construction is $65,230 a year and $31 an hour in San Diego, California, United States. The average salary range for an Administrator Construction is between $45,988 and $80,893. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in San Diego, California.

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Job Summary

  • Oversees administrative duties during a company's construction projects; researches and plans for a variety of construction, maintenance, and improvement programs; and plans, organizes, supervises, and reviews the work of professional and administrative staff.
  • Administers the preparation of major capital projects utilizing external contracting firms.
  • Prepares contract specifications in accordance with company goals and objectives; develops, implements, and monitors contract documents; and evaluates and selects consultants and contractors.
  • Prepares costs estimates, establishes the scope, schedule, and budget for construction projects; negotiates and manages construction contracts; and reviews construction specifications for compliance with organization standards.
Administrator Construction Job Prevalence in San Diego, California, United States

Job family: First-Line Supervisors of Construction Trades and Extraction Workers

Job family population: 556,300

Estimated population of Administrator Construction jobs: 6,531

Rate of error: 0.6%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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About San Diego, California

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Description: San Diego (, Spanish: [san ˈdjeɣo]; Spanish for "Saint Didacus") is a city in the U.S. state of California. It is in San Diego County, on the coast of the Pacific Ocean in Southern California, approximately 120 miles (190 km) south of Los Angeles and immediately adjacent to the border with Mexico. With an estimated population of 1,419,516 as of July 1, 2017, San Diego is the eighth-largest city in the United States and second-largest in California. It is part of the San Diego–Tijuana conurbation, the second-largest transborder agglomeration between the U.S. and a bordering country after Detroit–Windsor, with a population...

Administrator Construction Job Listings for San Diego, California

Contract Administrator (Construction)
Jun 11
San Diego, CA, USA
We are looking for a Contracts Administrator to join a team located in downtown San Diego. Temp to hire opportunity This role will support the Construction/Engineering team with project ...
Bi-Lingual Payroll specialist, basic Accounting/HR Admin support
Jun 9
San Diego, CA, USA
General Contractor & Construction
We are presently seeking an experienced Payroll (including prevailing wages), candidate that can also attend to some general accounting and Human Resources admin tasks for a growing Construction ...
Construction Office Admin
Jun 11
San Diego, CA, USA
Watkins Environmental Inc
We are seeking a Construction Office Admin to join our team! You will perform clerical and administrative functions in order to drive company success. Watkins Environmental is a General Contractor in ...
System Adminstrator (PMIS)
May 28
San Diego, CA, USA
Pride Resource Partners LLC
Construction Record Retention * Project Inbox Management * Audit User Lists * Audit User ... PMIS System Administrator experience required * SharePoint, Unifier, Aconex experience preferred
Construction Hazmat Contract Administrative Assistant
Jun 13
Spring Valley, CA, USA
Plaza Personnel Service
We are looking for an experienced and self-motivated Construction Hazmat Contract Administrator to join our team. This is a full-time permanent career opportunity. Our family owned business offers a ...
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