Average Salary for Certification: Certified Professional Engineer (PE)

Employees with a Certified Professional Engineer (PE) Certification
Salary Ranges by Job
Job Title
National Salary Data 
$0$60K$120K
Civil Engineer
1694 salaries
$58,184 - $105,379  
  
Mechanical Engineer
1034 salaries
$59,460 - $113,807  
Structural Engineer
762 salaries
$59,407 - $99,600  
Electrical Engineer
678 salaries
$61,937 - $119,338  
Project Engineer
644 salaries
$59,197 - $96,383  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 20 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 13,704

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Key Stats for Certified Professional Engineer (PE)

Gender

Female
12 %
Male
88 %
Salary
$61,294 - $96,917
Salary
$62,752 - $107,687

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2754 votes.
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
14%
5-9 years
31%
10-19 years
31%
20 years or more
22%
$62,071 - $100,296
$64,801 - $107,068
Bachelor of Science, Mechanical Engineering (BSME)
$65,460 - $105,852
$69,754 - $131,158
$61,002 - $123,441
$67,394 - $107,231
$62,057 - $105,231
$65,166 - $106,918
$63,453 - $96,541
$64,877 - $136,615
$62,933 - $111,617
$69,709 - $129,262
$71,523 - $113,036

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