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Technical and professional salaries

You may wish to consider a Technical or Professional occupation. The salary for these roles will depend on where you work, how much experience you have and whether you work in the public or private sector.

Below is a guide to the average salary a fully qualified and experienced person might expect to get in a selection of Technical and Professional roles:

Job Role Salary Range (£)
Architectural technician 29,000 - 39,000
Building surveyor 33,000 - 47,000
Buyer 30,800 - 36,800
Computer aided design operative (CAD) 30,600 - 36,500
Construction technician 24,200 - 34,000
Estimator 33,500 - 39,600
Plant technician 28,000 - 36,200
Roofing technician 28,000 - 36,200
Architect 35,000 - 48,000
Building control 33,000 - 41,000
Civil engineer 36,000 - 42,000
Construction manager 38,500 - 47,000
Quantity surveyor 41,000 - 49,000
Structural engineer 36,000 - 47,300

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