Years of Experience
When we consider tenure, a substantial portion of employees (64 percent) have been working for one to four years and make approximately $55K per year on average.
By state, DCI Engineers pays its California employees the most; the pay rate there is about $59K annually.
The highest paychecks go to Project Engineers, who earn an average $78K per year, closely trailed by Structural Engineers ($57K) annually.
Certifications and Degrees
Being a Certified Professional Engineer certainly has its perks — salaries approach $58K per year and far exceed the paychecks of those without certification. Engineer in Trainings with credentials can live quite comfortably; median salaries come in at around $56K annually. The best paid folks at DCI Engineers have a Bachelor's Degree, earning approximately $55K per year.
The highest-paying skill to have may be Project Management; employees who claim proficiency also report a higher average salary of $61K annually. Engineering Design is a popular skill in the DCI Engineers workforce; the greater part of those surveyed report putting it to use in their jobs. Employees also tend to know Microsoft Excel, Autodesk Revit Structure, and AutoCAD.
DCI Engineers' employees who answered the questionnaire are more likely to be male — the male-to-female ratio is more than 3 to 1.
Benefits and Perks
DCI Engineers lets only one in four survey participants take paid vacation and only one-half of respondents take sick leave. The larger part of survey participants set aside retirement funds in an employer-sponsored 401(k). Almost all employees can count on health insurance, and most respondents have dental coverage as a benefit. A few more workplace perks are 401(a) and a casual working environment.