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This year’s Building/Hays Construction pay guide reveals a disturbing trend of pay rises for those at the top of the tree, but salary cuts and recruitment freezes for those at the bottom. See how your salary compares to the rest of the industry using our interactive data player for engineers, surveyors and architects. Choose your job sector from the tabs above or the buttons to the right.

Read analysis from Emily Wright of this year's data,
and click on the graphs below for visualisations
of this year's major trends.

2011 salary guide analysis

Contractors' salary survey 2014

Contractors' salary survey 2014: The only way is up

Construction’s recovery was always going to bring higher wages and the upward pressure on salaries is almost countrywide

Salary guide graphs

2011 QS salaries by region

Best place to be a QS

What you can expect to earn as an associate QS across the UK

Construction consultant salary changes

Top five salary rises and falls

Five positions with the largest increase in average salary in the last 12 months, and the five worse

Quantity Surveyor £51,327
Partner/Director

Building Surveyor £50,782
Partner/Director

Architect £46,864
Partner/Director

Bridge Engineer £45,536
Associate

Quantity Surveyor £44,227
Associate

Traffic / Highways Engineer £42,864
Associate

Geotechnical Engineer £41,818
Principal Engineer

Structural Engineer £41,500
Associate

Building Surveyor £39,473
Associate

Quantity Surveyor £39,355
Claims Surveyor

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