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$121,105

Average Base Salary

$58/hr

Average Hourly Rate

$7,702

Average Bonus
The average building contractor salary in District of Columbia, United States is $121,105 or an equivalent hourly rate of $58. This is 14% higher (+$15,214) than the average building contractor salary in the United States. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $7,702. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in District of Columbia, United States.
Salary by Experience

$96,960

Entry Level Salary

$146,241

Senior Level Salary
An entry level building contractor (1-3 years of experience) earns an average salary of $96,960. On the other end, a senior level building contractor (8+ years of experience) earns an average salary of $146,241.

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Job Description
Plan, direct, or coordinate, usually through subordinate supervisory personnel, activities concerned with the construction and maintenance of structures, facilities, and systems. Participate in the conceptual development of a construction project and oversee its organization, scheduling, budgeting, and implementation. Includes managers in specialized construction fields, such as carpentry or plumbing.
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