Construction & Labor Workers (New Zealand)

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info SALARY PROFILES
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info AVG. GROSS SALARY ($)
US$ 57,362
info AVG. GROSS SALARY
NZ$ 73,280
info AVG. NET SALARY
NZ$ 56,334
  UPDATED: 22 Mar 2019
Difference gross vs. net (take home): 23%

What is average salary for Construction & Labor Workers in New Zealand?

Based on our survey (55 individual salary profiles) average GROSS salary for Construction & Labor Workers in New Zealand is NZ$ 73,280. Average NET salary is NZ$ 56,334. The most frequent GROSS salary is NZ$ 64,250. The most frequent education is High School. The most frequent experience are 20+ Years.

Career Avg. gross salary (in USD) Profiles
Construction Project Manager NZ$ 90,321 US$ 70,953 14
Construction Manager NZ$ 95,285 US$ 74,613 07
Construction Foreman NZ$ 70,542 US$ 56,002 07
Construction Worker NZ$ 58,250 US$ 43,151 04
Construction Carpenter NZ$ 48,166 US$ 37,998 03
Construction Maintenance NZ$ 48,066 US$ 38,064 03
Construction Labor Worker NZ$ 40,666 US$ 31,329 03
Construction Project Coordinator NZ$ 108,000 US$ 88,974 02
Construction Joiner NZ$ 90,600 US$ 67,251 02
Construction Electrician NZ$ 63,500 US$ 49,170 02
City Avg. gross salary (in USD) Profiles
Auckland NZ$ 74,900 US$ 57,679 23
Christchurch NZ$ 72,692 US$ 58,025 13
Wellington NZ$ 67,660 US$ 53,248 05
Hamilton Urban Area NZ$ 85,250 US$ 67,331 04
Tauranga NZ$ 63,050 US$ 50,009 04
Dunedin NZ$ 53,600 US$ 44,617 02

Salary profiles from individual employees for Construction & Labor Workers in New Zealand

Below is the list of 55 individual salary profiles - all added on this website.

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(55/55) HYDRO EXCAVATOR


 Posted: 22 Mar 2019

      

High School, 1-2 years: "To locate and expose underground services"
Individual GROSS salary:
NZ$ 38,000
US$ 27,211

(54/55) PAINTER AND DECORATOR


 Posted: 26 Feb 2019

      

Some College, 20+ years: "all types of interior and exterior painting, spraying and wallcovering"
Individual GROSS salary:
NZ$ 66,000
US$ 47,261

(53/55) PROJECT MANAGER


 Posted: 26 Jan 2019

   

Some College, 16-20 years: "Management Coordinate sales subcontractors clients administration compliance registration quality control health and safety human resources product research"
Individual GROSS salary:
NZ$ 96,000
US$ 68,743

(52/55) ELECTRICIAN


 Posted: 19 Jan 2019

      

Some College, 4-8 years: "pre wire fit off house and industrial"
Individual GROSS salary:
NZ$ 67,000
US$ 47,977

(51/55) ROOFER


 Posted: 22 Jul 2018

      

High School, 20+ years: "Reroofing running jobs estimating"
Individual GROSS salary:
NZ$ 65,000
US$ 46,545

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(50/55) SENIOR PROJECT MANAGHER


 Posted: 02 Jul 2018

      

Masters Degree, 20+ years: "Manage projects, Oversee and coordinate complete projects"
Individual GROSS salary:
NZ$ 150,000
US$ 107,411

(49/55) QUANTITY SURVEYOR


 Posted: 23 Jan 2018

      

Masters Degree, 2-4 years: "Responsible for pre and post contract management"
Individual GROSS salary:
NZ$ 60,500
US$ 43,323

(48/55) PLASTERER


 Posted: 14 Jan 2018

      

High School, 8-12 years: "Plastering interior and exterior walls"
Individual GROSS salary:
NZ$ 62,000
US$ 44,397

(47/55) CONSTRUCTION PROJECT MANAGER


 Posted: 25 Jan 2017

      

High School, 20+ years: "Managing Contracts - programming safety and manpower."
Individual GROSS salary:
NZ$ 68,000
US$ 49,759

(46/55) CONSTRUCTION CARPENTER LEAD


 Posted: 22 May 2015

      

High School education, 20+ years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
NZ$ 65,500
US$ 48,237

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(45/55) CONSTRUCTION FOREMAN


 Posted: 06 Apr 2015

      

High School education, 4-8 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
NZ$ 40,000
US$ 29,458

(44/55) CONSTRUCTION JOINER


 Posted: 02 Jan 2015

      

High School, 20+ years: "Retrofiting double glazing windows into existing homes"
Individual GROSS salary:
NZ$ 150,000
US$ 110,466

(43/55) OTHER CONSTR. & LABOR CAREER


 Posted: 22 Sep 2014

      

High School education, 12-16 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
NZ$ 85,000
US$ 70,026

(42/55) OTHER CONSTR. & LABOR CAREER


 Posted: 06 Sep 2014

      

High School education, 0-1 year of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
NZ$ 23,000
US$ 18,948

(41/55) CONSTRUCTION PROJECT COORDINATOR


 Posted: 09 Jun 2014

      

Bachelors Degree education, 12-16 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
NZ$ 75,000
US$ 61,788

(40/55) CONSTRUCTION MANAGER


 Posted: 05 May 2014

      

High School education, 20+ years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
NZ$ 100,000
US$ 82,384

(39/55) CONSTRUCTION PROJECT COORDINATOR


 Posted: 23 Feb 2014

      

Bachelors Degree education, 20+ years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
NZ$ 141,000
US$ 116,161

(38/55) CONSTRUCTION CARPENTER


 Posted: 22 Feb 2014

      

Bachelors Degree education, 12-16 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
NZ$ 50,000
US$ 41,192

(37/55) OTHER CONSTR. & LABOR CAREER


 Posted: 18 Jan 2014

      

Some College education, 20+ years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
NZ$ 96,700
US$ 79,665

(36/55) CONSTRUCTION FOREMAN


 Posted: 10 Aug 2013

      

Some College education, 8-12 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
NZ$ 70,000
US$ 58,756

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(35/55) CONSTRUCTION PROJECT MANAGER


 Posted: 07 Aug 2013

      

Bachelors Degree education, 4-8 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
NZ$ 96,000
US$ 80,580

(34/55) CONSTRUCTION ELECTRICIAN


 Posted: 15 Jul 2013

      

Some College education, 20+ years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
NZ$ 60,000
US$ 50,363

(33/55) CONSTRUCTION PROJECT MANAGER


 Posted: 26 Mar 2013

      

Some College education, 20+ years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
NZ$ 105,000
US$ 88,134

(32/55) CONSTRUCTION PROJECT MANAGER


 Posted: 29 Jan 2013

      

Bachelors Degree education, 4-8 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
NZ$ 75,000
US$ 62,953

(31/55) CONSTRUCTION PROJECT MANAGER


 Posted: 29 Nov 2012

      

Masters Degree education, 8-12 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
NZ$ 85,000
US$ 70,755

(30/55) CONSTRUCTION FOREMAN


 Posted: 27 Nov 2012

   

High School education, 20+ years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
NZ$ 76,000
US$ 63,264

(29/55) CONSTRUCTION PROJECT MANAGER


 Posted: 12 May 2012

      

Bachelors Degree education, 4-8 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
NZ$ 94,000
US$ 78,247

(28/55) CONSTRUCTION FOREMAN


 Posted: 01 May 2012

      

Some College education, 20+ years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
NZ$ 55,000
US$ 45,783

(27/55) CONSTRUCTION PROJECT MANAGER


 Posted: 16 Apr 2012

      

Some College education, 2-4 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
NZ$ 57,200
US$ 47,614

(26/55) CONSTRUCTION MANAGER


 Posted: 27 Mar 2012

      

Some College education, 8-12 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
NZ$ 50,000
US$ 41,621

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(25/55) CONSTRUCTION PROJECT MANAGER


 Posted: 22 Mar 2012

      

High School education, 20+ years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
NZ$ 76,800
US$ 63,930

(24/55) OTHER CONSTR. & LABOR CAREER


 Posted: 14 Mar 2012

      

High School education, 8-12 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
NZ$ 29,000
US$ 24,140

(23/55) CONSTRUCTION MAINTENANCE


 Posted: 13 Feb 2012

      

Some College education, 16-20 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
NZ$ 50,000
US$ 41,621

(22/55) CONSTRUCTION MANAGER


 Posted: 25 Dec 2011

      

High School education, 16-20 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
NZ$ 150,000
US$ 115,558

(21/55) CONSTRUCTION CARPENTER


 Posted: 12 Dec 2011

      

Bachelors Degree education, 8-12 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
NZ$ 49,500
US$ 38,134

(20/55) CONSTRUCTION WORKER


 Posted: 12 Oct 2011

      

High School education, 8-12 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
NZ$ 36,000
US$ 27,734

(19/55) CONSTRUCTION CARPENTER


 Posted: 01 Oct 2011

      

High School education, 2-4 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
NZ$ 45,000
US$ 34,667

(18/55) CONSTRUCTION PROJECT MANAGER


 Posted: 25 Sep 2011

      

Masters Degree education, 8-12 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
NZ$ 96,000
US$ 73,957

(17/55) CONSTRUCTION MAINTENANCE


 Posted: 01 Sep 2011

      

Some College education, 16-20 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
NZ$ 45,000
US$ 34,667

(16/55) CONSTRUCTION LABOR WORKER


 Posted: 30 Aug 2011

      

Some College education, 8-12 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
NZ$ 40,000
US$ 30,815

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(15/55) CONSTRUCTION FOREMAN


 Posted: 22 Aug 2011

      

Bachelors Degree education, 4-8 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
NZ$ 80,000
US$ 61,631

(14/55) CONSTRUCTION JOINER LEAD


 Posted: 03 Aug 2011

      

Bachelors Degree education, 2-4 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
NZ$ 34,000
US$ 26,193

(13/55) CONSTRUCTION MANAGER


 Posted: 27 Jul 2011

   

Bellow H. School education, 1-2 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
NZ$ 120,000
US$ 92,446

(12/55) CONSTRUCTION MAINTENANCE


 Posted: 22 Jul 2011

      

Bellow H. School education, 20+ years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
NZ$ 49,200
US$ 37,903

(11/55) CONSTRUCTION LABOR WORKER


 Posted: 22 Jul 2011

      

High School education, 8-12 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
NZ$ 32,000
US$ 24,652

(10/55) CONSTRUCTION LABOR WORKER


 Posted: 21 Jul 2011

      

Some College education, 20+ years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
NZ$ 50,000
US$ 38,519

(9/55) CONSTRUCTION FOREMAN


 Posted: 20 Jul 2011

      

High School education, 12-16 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
NZ$ 72,800
US$ 56,084

(8/55) CONSTRUCTION FOREMAN


 Posted: 07 Jul 2011

      

High School education, 4-8 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
NZ$ 100,000
US$ 77,038

(7/55) CONSTRUCTION MANAGER


 Posted: 08 Jun 2011

      

Bachelors Degree education, 20+ years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
NZ$ 100,000
US$ 77,038

(6/55) CONSTRUCTION MANAGER


 Posted: 06 Jun 2011

      

Bachelors Degree education, 2-4 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
NZ$ 100,000
US$ 77,038

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(5/55) CONSTRUCTION PROJECT MANAGER


 Posted: 01 Jun 2011

      

Bachelors Degree education, 4-8 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
NZ$ 100,000
US$ 77,038

(4/55) CONSTRUCTION JOINER


 Posted: 31 May 2011

      

High School education, 2-4 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
NZ$ 31,200
US$ 24,036

(3/55) CONSTRUCTION PROJECT MANAGER


 Posted: 08 May 2011

      

Bachelors Degree education, 8-12 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
NZ$ 105,000
US$ 80,890

(2/55) CONSTRUCTION MANAGER


 Posted: 03 May 2011

      

Bachelors Degree education, 0-1 year of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
NZ$ 47,000
US$ 36,208

(1/55) CONSTRUCTION WORKER


 Posted: 21 Mar 2011

      

Some College education, 20+ years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
NZ$ 70,000
US$ 53,927

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  SURVEY BY LEVELS   CONSTRUCTION & LABOR WORKERS   NEW ZEALAND

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Salary levels Average GROSS Salary (USD) Average GROSS Salary   Salary profiles (frequency)
145K US$ 116,161 NZ$ 141,000
01
155K US$ 111,145 NZ$ 150,000
03
125K US$ 92,446 NZ$ 120,000
01
105K US$ 79,937 NZ$ 101,428
07
95K US$ 76,238 NZ$ 95,740
05
85K US$ 67,471 NZ$ 83,333
03
75K US$ 60,100 NZ$ 73,657
07
65K US$ 47,233 NZ$ 64,250
08
55K US$ 42,725 NZ$ 52,033
06
45K US$ 34,550 NZ$ 45,100
07
35K US$ 25,965 NZ$ 34,240
05
25K US$ 21,544 NZ$ 26,000
02

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  SURVEY BY GENDER   CONSTRUCTION & LABOR WORKERS   NEW ZEALAND

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Average GROSS Salary (USD) Average GROSS Salary   Salary profiles
Male US$ 60,580 NZ$ 76,764 31
Female US$ 40,368 NZ$ 49,000 02
N/A US$ 54,372 NZ$ 70,577 22

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  SURVEY BY EDUCATION   CONSTRUCTION & LABOR WORKERS   NEW ZEALAND

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Average GROSS Salary (USD) Average GROSS Salary   Salary profiles
Masters Degree US$ 73,862 NZ$ 97,875 04
Bachelors Degree US$ 65,364 NZ$ 81,892 14
Some College US$ 51,698 NZ$ 65,193 15
High School US$ 51,927 NZ$ 67,265 20
Bellow H. School US$ 65,174 NZ$ 84,600 02

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  SURVEY BY EXPERIENCE   CONSTRUCTION & LABOR WORKERS   NEW ZEALAND

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Average GROSS Salary (USD) Average GROSS Salary   Salary profiles
20+ Years US$ 67,042 NZ$ 85,788 18
16-20 Years US$ 65,147 NZ$ 85,250 04
12-16 Years US$ 57,272 NZ$ 70,700 04
8-12 Years US$ 46,896 NZ$ 59,500 11
4-8 Years US$ 64,365 NZ$ 81,500 08
2-4 Years US$ 42,145 NZ$ 54,650 06
1-2 Years US$ 59,828 NZ$ 79,000 02
0-1 Year US$ 27,578 NZ$ 35,000 02

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  SURVEY BY AGES   CONSTRUCTION & LABOR WORKERS   NEW ZEALAND

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Average GROSS Salary (USD) Average GROSS Salary   Salary profiles
57-62 US$ 45,690 NZ$ 59,000 02
51-56 US$ 48,812 NZ$ 63,000 02
45-50 US$ 75,591 NZ$ 101,925 04
39-44 US$ 73,758 NZ$ 92,144 09
33-38 US$ 54,860 NZ$ 67,071 07
27-32 US$ 54,228 NZ$ 66,533 06
16-21 US$ 31,379 NZ$ 42,666 03
N/A US$ 54,372 NZ$ 70,577 22

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  SURVEY BY CAREERS   CONSTRUCTION & LABOR WORKERS   NEW ZEALAND

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# Average GROSS Salary (USD) Average GROSS Salary   Salary profiles
1. Construction Project Coordinator US$ 88,974 NZ$ 108,000 02
2. Construction Manager US$ 74,613 NZ$ 95,285 07
3. Construction Joiner US$ 67,251 NZ$ 90,600 02
4. Construction Project Manager US$ 70,953 NZ$ 90,321 14
5. Construction Foreman US$ 56,002 NZ$ 70,542 07
6. Construction Carpenter Lead US$ 48,237 NZ$ 65,500 01
7. Construction Electrician US$ 49,170 NZ$ 63,500 02
8. Construction Worker US$ 43,151 NZ$ 58,250 04
9. Other Constr. & Labor Career US$ 44,542 NZ$ 56,283 06
10. Construction Carpenter US$ 37,998 NZ$ 48,166 03
11. Construction Maintenance US$ 38,064 NZ$ 48,066 03
12. Construction Labor Worker US$ 31,329 NZ$ 40,666 03
13. Construction Joiner Lead US$ 26,193 NZ$ 34,000 01

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  SURVEY BY WORK   CONSTRUCTION & LABOR WORKERS   NEW ZEALAND

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Average GROSS Salary (USD) Average GROSS Salary   Salary profiles
Permanent US$ 56,793 NZ$ 72,334 47
Contract US$ 58,036 NZ$ 74,750 04
Self Employed US$ 78,176 NZ$ 102,900 03
Part Time US$ 18,948 NZ$ 23,000 01

  SURVEY BY CITIES   CONSTRUCTION & LABOR WORKERS   NEW ZEALAND

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# Average GROSS Salary (USD) Average GROSS Salary   Salary profiles
1. Hamilton Urban Area Construction & Labor Workers US$ 67,331 NZ$ 85,250 04
2. Auckland Construction & Labor Workers US$ 57,679 NZ$ 74,900 23
3. Christchurch Construction & Labor Workers US$ 58,025 NZ$ 72,692 13
4. Wellington Construction & Labor Workers US$ 53,248 NZ$ 67,660 05
5. Tauranga Construction & Labor Workers US$ 50,009 NZ$ 63,050 04
6. Dunedin Construction & Labor Workers US$ 44,617 NZ$ 53,600 02

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  SURVEY BY COUNTRIES    CONSTRUCTION & LABOR WORKERS

# Average GROSS Salary (USD) Average GROSS Salary   Salary profiles
1. Australia Australia Construction & Labor Workers US$ 93,341 AU$ 105,436 97
2. Hong Kong Hong Kong Construction & Labor Workers US$ 86,594 HKD 672,527 40
3. Germany Germany Construction & Labor Workers US$ 82,386 EUR 63,125 08
4. United States United States Construction & Labor Workers US$ 74,809 US$ 74,809 566
5. United Kingdom United Kingdom Construction & Labor Workers US$ 61,403 GBP 41,687 95
6. New Zealand New Zealand US$ 57,362 NZ$ 73,280 55
7. Singapore Singapore Construction & Labor Workers US$ 51,952 SGD 66,644 34
8. Mexico Mexico Construction & Labor Workers US$ 33,295 MXN 456,875 08
9. Malaysia Malaysia Construction & Labor Workers US$ 25,785 MYR 86,416 110
10. Indonesia Indonesia Construction & Labor Workers US$ 21,676 IDR 275,282,608 23

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