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Building Construction Superintendent Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$100,360 (USD)

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Last updated: May 20, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Building Construction Superintendent is $100,360 a year and $48 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Building Construction Superintendent is between $70,550 and $124,560. On average, a High School Degree is the highest level of education for a Building Construction Superintendent. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Chicago, Illinois.

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Job Summary

  • Directs activities of workers concerned with construction of buildings, dams, highways, pipelines, or other construction projects.
  • Manages contracts, and provides on-site coordination for all phases of construction projects.
  • Studies specifications to plan procedures for construction on basis of starting and completion times and staffing requirements for each phase of construction, based on knowledge of available tools and equipment and various building methods.
  • Coordinates scheduling, inspections, quality control, and job site safety.
  • Amasses members of organization (supervisory, clerical, engineering, and other workers) at start of project.
Building Construction Superintendent Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Construction Managers

Job family population: 263,480

Estimated population of Building Construction Superintendent jobs: 30,898

Rate of error: 0.9%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



Building Construction Superintendent Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

Commercial Construction Superintendent - Superintendent
May 8
Chicago, IL, USA
Engelke Construction Solutions
CONSTRUCTION SUPERINTENDENT Division: Commercial Location: Cleveland Travel Involved: Must be able ... A minimum of three (3) years of building construction experience required. * Thorough knowledge and ...
Construction Superintendent
May 3
River Grove, IL, USA
CLM Midwest, Inc
Construction Superintendent Primary responsibilities include but are not limited to: · Executes ... and building inspectors · Responsible for holding weekly onsite health and safety meetings ...
Apr 23
Schaumburg, IL, USA
Builtech Services, LLC
Seeking Traveling Construction Superintendent candidates ready to quarterback successful projects ... Knowledge of local, state, and federal building code regulations * Able to build solid ...
Construction Superintendent / Construction Manager
Apr 19
Hines, IL, USA
Richard Group LLC
... looking for experienced superintendents / construction managers to lead us in new business ... Richard is both a civil and building general contractor with self-performing capabilities. Project ...
Construction Superintendent
Feb 27
Kenosha, WI, USA
Construction Management Associates Inc.
Construction Management Associates, Inc. (CMA, Inc.) is hiring a Construction Superintendent to ... With knowledge of conception, design, layout, engineering and building. CMA can provide a complete ...
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