Career Networking for the Built Environment

Jobs | Resumes | Employers | Answers

Resignation, Firing & Termination Questions

When is the best time to discuss a severance package?

Is severance pay a typical benefit in negotiating with new hires? No. Most construction employers in the A/E/C construction industry who hire construction executives do not offer a severance package to new hires. However severance pay is more common at the construction executive level and usually consists of 3 to 6 months of pay, with 3 months being the more common.