CONSTRUCTION & LABOR WORKERS SALARY IN NEW ZEALAND

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Average gross salary for Construction & Labor Workers GROSS SALARY
NZ$ 74,329
Average gorss salary (USD) for Construction & Labor Workers GROSS SALARY (USD)
US$ 56,997
Average net salary for Construction & Labor Workers NET SALARY
NZ$ 56,980
The most typical salary for Construction & Labor Workers MOST TYPICAL GROSS
NZ$ 52,400
  Updated: 11 Nov 2020   Diff. gross vs. net: 23%
  Salary entries: 65

Average salary for Construction & Labor Workers in New Zealand is NZ$ 74,329.

Average take home earning is NZ$ 56,980 (Net).

The most typical salary is NZ$ 52,400 (Gross).

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Percentage of people Earn this salary or more
8 % NZ$ 141,000
11 % NZ$ 120,000
22 % NZ$ 101,428
52 % NZ$ 73,825
88 % NZ$ 45,100
95 % NZ$ 34,240
98 % NZ$ 26,000
Career Avg. gross salary (USD) Salary entries
Construction Project Manager NZ$ 93,147 US$ 71,394 17
Construction Foreman NZ$ 64,534 US$ 50,009 09
Construction Manager NZ$ 94,375 US$ 72,594 08
Construction Worker NZ$ 58,250 US$ 43,151 04
Construction Labor Worker NZ$ 44,250 US$ 33,343 04
Construction Electrician NZ$ 82,333 US$ 61,423 03
Construction Carpenter NZ$ 48,166 US$ 37,998 03
Construction Maintenance NZ$ 48,066 US$ 38,064 03
Construction Project Coordinator NZ$ 108,000 US$ 88,974 02
Construction Joiner NZ$ 90,600 US$ 67,251 02
City Avg. gross salary (USD) Salary entries
Auckland NZ$ 78,628 US$ 59,859 25
Christchurch NZ$ 73,125 US$ 56,666 16
Tauranga NZ$ 66,651 US$ 49,149 08
Hamilton Urban Area NZ$ 78,600 US$ 60,774 05
Wellington NZ$ 67,660 US$ 53,248 05
Dunedin NZ$ 53,600 US$ 44,617 02
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  SALARY BY LEVEL   CONSTRUCTION & LABOR WORKERS   NEW ZEALAND

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Salary levels Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
US$ 116,720 NZ$ 163,000
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US$ 116,161 NZ$ 141,000
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US$ 111,145 NZ$ 150,000
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US$ 89,188 NZ$ 120,000
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US$ 79,937 NZ$ 101,428
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US$ 76,238 NZ$ 95,740
05
US$ 60,330 NZ$ 83,000
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US$ 58,816 NZ$ 73,825
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US$ 47,233 NZ$ 64,250
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US$ 41,285 NZ$ 52,400
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US$ 34,550 NZ$ 45,100
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US$ 25,965 NZ$ 34,240
05
US$ 21,544 NZ$ 26,000
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US$ 3,590 NZ$ 5,014
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  SALARY BY GENDER   CONSTRUCTION & LABOR WORKERS   NEW ZEALAND

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Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
US$ 59,216 NZ$ 77,578 41
US$ 40,368 NZ$ 49,000 02
US$ 54,372 NZ$ 70,577 22

  SALARY BY EDUCATION   CONSTRUCTION & LABOR WORKERS   NEW ZEALAND

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Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
US$ 69,293 NZ$ 93,252 06
US$ 64,042 NZ$ 82,264 17
US$ 51,507 NZ$ 66,772 18
US$ 51,947 NZ$ 68,286 22
US$ 65,174 NZ$ 84,600 02

Construction & Labor Workers workers holding Masters Degree degrees enjoy the highest average gross salaries in New Zealand. With an earned Masters Degree, they grosses NZ$ 93,252. While Construction & Labor Workers workers with Some College education earn the least, with an average gross income of NZ$ 66,772. This is 34.53% lower of what Masters Degree degree holders earn.


  SALARY BY EXPERIENCE   CONSTRUCTION & LABOR WORKERS   NEW ZEALAND

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Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
US$ 67,358 NZ$ 87,310 20
US$ 61,479 NZ$ 84,000 06
US$ 66,604 NZ$ 87,800 06
US$ 47,417 NZ$ 61,208 12
US$ 61,590 NZ$ 78,555 09
US$ 41,060 NZ$ 54,271 07
US$ 41,082 NZ$ 54,338 03
US$ 27,578 NZ$ 35,000 02

Construction & Labor Workers workers in New Zealand with more years of work experience outperform their counterparts with less experience. Workers with 20+ Years of experience earn a gross average of NZ$ 87,310 compared to NZ$ 35,000 for their counterparts with 0-1 Year of experience. The difference between workers with 20+ Years of experience and 0-1 Year is 144.25%.


  SALARY BY AGE   CONSTRUCTION & LABOR WORKERS   NEW ZEALAND

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Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
US$ 45,690 NZ$ 59,000 02
US$ 71,448 NZ$ 96,333 03
US$ 71,368 NZ$ 97,940 05
US$ 74,975 NZ$ 94,930 10
US$ 54,612 NZ$ 71,350 10
US$ 52,237 NZ$ 66,775 08
US$ 19,068 NZ$ 28,507 02
US$ 31,379 NZ$ 42,666 03
US$ 54,372 NZ$ 70,577 22
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  SALARY BY CAREER   CONSTRUCTION & LABOR WORKERS   NEW ZEALAND

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# Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
1. US$ 88,974 NZ$ 108,000 02
2. US$ 72,594 NZ$ 94,375 08
3. US$ 71,394 NZ$ 93,147 17
4. US$ 67,251 NZ$ 90,600 02
5. US$ 61,423 NZ$ 82,333 03
6. US$ 48,237 NZ$ 65,500 01
7. US$ 50,009 NZ$ 64,534 09
8. US$ 44,368 NZ$ 58,712 08
9. US$ 43,151 NZ$ 58,250 04
10. US$ 37,998 NZ$ 48,166 03
11. US$ 38,064 NZ$ 48,066 03
12. US$ 33,343 NZ$ 44,250 04
13. US$ 26,193 NZ$ 34,000 01

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In New Zealand economy, Construction Project Coordinator is on the top list of highest earners, earning an average gross salary of NZ$ 108,000. Construction Manager and Construction Project Manager follow, earning NZ$ 94,375 and NZ$ 93,147, respectively. Construction Joiner Lead earn a gross annual average of NZ$ 34,000, while Construction Labor Worker earn NZ$ 44,250. The gap between the lowest and the highest paid careers is 239.69%.


  SALARY BY JOB TYPE   CONSTRUCTION & LABOR WORKERS   NEW ZEALAND

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Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
US$ 55,951 NZ$ 72,869 56
US$ 58,036 NZ$ 74,750 04
US$ 80,114 NZ$ 107,175 04
US$ 18,948 NZ$ 23,000 01
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  SALARY BY CITY   CONSTRUCTION & LABOR WORKERS   NEW ZEALAND

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# Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
1. US$ 59,859 NZ$ 78,628 25
2. US$ 60,774 NZ$ 78,600 05
3. US$ 56,666 NZ$ 73,125 16
4. US$ 53,248 NZ$ 67,660 05
5. US$ 49,149 NZ$ 66,651 08
6. US$ 44,617 NZ$ 53,600 02

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  SALARY BY COUNTRY    CONSTRUCTION & LABOR WORKERS

# Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
1. Australia US$ 92,951 AU$ 107,708 111
2. Hong Kong US$ 86,594 HKD 672,527 40
3. Germany US$ 80,745 EUR 62,333 09
4. United States US$ 76,260 US$ 76,260 606
5. United Kingdom US$ 64,954 GBP 44,946 109
6. New Zealand US$ 56,997 NZ$ 74,329 65
7. Singapore US$ 53,350 SGD 68,747 36
8. Mexico US$ 33,295 MXN 456,875 08
9. Malaysia US$ 24,630 MYR 84,549 130
10. Indonesia US$ 20,928 IDR 265,895,833 24

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(18/18)  QUANTITY SURVEYOR


 Posted: 11 Nov 2020

Some College, 16-20 years: "Take-Offs, Estimating, Tendering, Budgeting, Project Management, Contract Management, Client Liaison, Subcontractor Liaison, Consulting, Banking."
Individual GROSS salary:
NZ$ 88,000
US$ 58,462


(17/18)  ENVIRONMENTAL ADVISOR


 Posted: 02 Nov 2020

Bachelors Degree, 8-12 years: "GD05, rma, first aid, safety rep."
Individual GROSS salary:
NZ$ 80,000
US$ 53,147


(16/18)  CONSTRUCTION SUPERVISOR


 Posted: 29 Sep 2020

Some College, 12-16 years: "Contruction residential, Project management. Pricinf."
Individual GROSS salary:
NZ$ 81,000
US$ 53,811


(15/18)  CONSTRUCTION SUPERVISOR


 Posted: 02 May 2020

High School, 16-20 years: "Managing new builds."
Individual GROSS salary:
NZ$ 75,000
US$ 49,825


(14/18)  TECHNICIAN


 Posted: 18 Feb 2020

Bachelors Degree, 2-4 years: "Technician."
Individual GROSS salary:
NZ$ 52,000
US$ 34,546


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(13/18)  DIGGER OPERATOR


 Posted: 06 Feb 2020

High School, 20+ years: "Operating digger, preparing sites for final seal, base course, trucking, organising men on site."
Individual GROSS salary:
NZ$ 82,000
US$ 54,476


(12/18)  CONSTRUCTION PROJECT MANAGER


 Posted: 13 Sep 2019

Masters Degree, 12-16 years: "Managing construction projects valued from 2million to 60 million nz dollars."
Individual GROSS salary:
NZ$ 163,000
US$ 116,720


(11/18)  SUPERVISOR


 Posted: 29 Jul 2019

Bachelors Degree, 20+ years: "Qualified Electrical Inspector."
Individual GROSS salary:
NZ$ 120,000
US$ 85,929


(10/18)  CONCRETE TECHNOLOGIST


 Posted: 08 Jul 2019

Masters Degree, 1-2 years: "Concrete tests and mix designs."
Individual GROSS salary:
NZ$ 5,014
US$ 3,590


(9/18)  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


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(8/18)  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


(7/18)  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


(6/18)  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


(5/18)  INSTALLER


 Posted: 01 Nov 2018

Some College, 4-8 years: "Insulation installer."
Individual GROSS salary:
NZ$ 55,000
US$ 39,384


(4/18)  ROOFER


 Posted: 22 Jul 2018

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


(3/18)  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


(2/18)  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


(1/18)  PLASTERER


 Posted: 14 Jan 2018

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


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