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Project Engineer Salary

$117,785 (USD)

Average Salary

$57/hr

Average Hourly

$7,491

Average Bonus

Last updated: November 19, 2019

The average pay for a Project Engineer is $117,785 a year and $57 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for a Project Engineer is between $82,080 and $146,427. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for a Project Engineer. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in the United States.

ERI’s compensation data are based on salary surveys conducted and researched by ERI. Cost of labor data in the Assessor Series are based on actual housing sales data from commercially available sources, plus rental rates, gasoline prices, consumables, medical care premium costs, property taxes, effective income tax rates, etc.

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Description:
  • Directs, coordinates, and functionally heads planning, organization, control, integration, and completion of engineering projects within area of assigned responsibility.
  • Plans and formulates engineering program and organizes project staff according to project requirements.
  • Assigns project personnel to specific phases or aspects of project, such as technical studies, product design, preparation of specifications and technical plans, and product testing, in accordance with engineering disciplines of staff.
Project Engineer Job Prevalence in the United States

Job family: Architectural and Engineering Managers

Job family population: 188,290

Estimated population of Project Engineer jobs: 6,328

Rate of error: 0.9%

Estimated salary in 2024:
$136,546
5 Year Change:
16 %
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Project Engineer Job Listings for United States

Project Engineer (101521)
Nov 19
Phoenix, AZ, USA
Talascend
The Project Engineer is responsible for the completion of long-term IT engineering projects. Responsibilities: * Performs engineering design evaluations and works to complete projects within budget ...
Project Engineer
Nov 18
Belmont, CA, USA
Ernest F Ferrari Electrical Contractor
We are seeking a Project Engineer to join our team! You will be responsible for the coordination of all internal support activities, which includes planning; scheduling; monitoring work for ...
Lead Project Engineer - Nashville
Nov 16
Nashville, United States
CESO, Inc.
Are you an experienced Civil Project Engineer seeking purpose, challenge, and talented colleagues? Would you like to grow your career designing and managing a diversity of site projects of increasing ...
Telecom Project Engineer 19-00452
Nov 16
Kansas City, MO, USA
ESPO Engineering Corp
Telecom Project Engineer Location: Kansas City, MO Pay Rate: Negotiable Duration of Job: Over 1-year The Project Engineer will be responsible for successful project execution from the proposal sate ...
Project Engineer
Nov 18
Stanford, CA, USA
AgreeYa Solutions
Project Engineer Location: Stanford, CA 94305 Duration: 9+ Months Contract JOB PURPOSE: Manage activities of assigned projects from project initiation through completion with limited guidance ...

The average pay for a Project Engineer is $117,785 a year and $57 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for a Project Engineer is between $82,080 and $146,427. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for a Project Engineer. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in the United States.

ERI’s compensation data are based on salary surveys conducted and researched by ERI. Cost of labor data in the Assessor Series are based on actual housing sales data from commercially available sources, plus rental rates, gasoline prices, consumables, medical care premium costs, property taxes, effective income tax rates, etc.

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Project Engineer (101521)
Nov 19
Phoenix, AZ, USA
Talascend
The Project Engineer is responsible for the completion of long-term IT engineering projects. Responsibilities: * Performs engineering design evaluations and works to complete projects within budget ...
Project Engineer
Nov 18
Belmont, CA, USA
Ernest F Ferrari Electrical Contractor
We are seeking a Project Engineer to join our team! You will be responsible for the coordination of all internal support activities, which includes planning; scheduling; monitoring work for ...
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