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Engineering Consultant Salary
in Seattle, Washington

$154,286 (USD)

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Last updated: June 18, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for an Engineering Consultant is $154,286 a year and $74 an hour in Seattle, Washington, United States. The average salary range for an Engineering Consultant is between $106,575 and $192,274. On average, a Master's Degree is the highest level of education for an Engineering Consultant. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Seattle, Washington.

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Job Summary

  • Consults with client or department heads to define need or problem.
  • Oversees research, administers studies and surveys to obtain data, and analyzes problems to advise on or recommend solutions.
  • Utilizes knowledge of theory, principles, or technology of specific discipline or field of specialization.
  • Requires knowledge in fields defined as technical, such as electrical engineering, construction engineering, computer engineering, other engineering fields, chemistry, scientific research, and other related technical and engineering fields.
  • Excludes supervisory and paraprofessional positions.
Engineering Consultant Job Prevalence in Seattle, Washington, United States

Job family: Engineers, All Other

Job family population: 131,500

Estimated population of Engineering Consultant jobs: 6,571

Rate of error: 1.4%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



About Seattle, Washington

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Description: Seattle ( (listen) see-AT-əl) is a seaport city on the West Coast of the United States. It is the seat of King County, Washington. With an estimated 744,955 residents as of 2018, Seattle is the largest city in both the state of Washington and the Pacific Northwest region of North America. According to U.S. Census data released in 2018, the Seattle metropolitan area's population stands at 3.94 million, and ranks as the 15th largest in the United States. In July 2013, it was the fastest-growing major city in the United States and remained in the top 5 in May 2015 with an annual growth rate of 2.1%. In July 2016, Seattle...

Engineering Consultant Job Listings for Seattle, Washington

Structural Design Engineer (Tower Climber)
Jun 6
Mountlake Terrace, WA, USA
Tower Engineering Company
Tower Engineering Company (TEC) is a small business focused on providing structural engineering consulting and design services primarily to the communication tower industry. We are an established ...
Civil Engineer
May 4
Seattle, United States
... consultants, engineering professionals, and Agency staff regarding engineering information related to area of assignment. ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: The following duties are a representative summary of the ...
Associate Project Manager / Electric Utilities
Apr 2
Seattle, United States
... engineering consultants to our utility clients Nation-wide. * Responsibilities: • Perform duties involving planning, budgeting, and scheduling all aspects of one or more capital improvement ...
Mechanical Engineer
Apr 20
Redmond, WA, USA
Minimum of 3-5 years' experience in engineering / consulting / construction engineering * Minimum 2 years' experience with design, construction, operation or maintenance of large scale and complex ...
Equipment Engineer
Jun 3
Renton, WA, USA
PDS Tech, Inc
AKKA is an international leader listed on the Euronext stock exchange and provides engineering consulting and R&D services for clients in the fields of automotive, aerospace and rail, and including ...
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