Years of Experience
For those with one to four years of experience, median paychecks reach about $57K per year. When we consider tenure, a substantial portion of employees (42 percent) have been working for five to nine years and make $76K annually on average.
By state, the highest pay levels are found in Illinois, where the average HBK Engineering, LLC employee makes $74K per year.
Engineering Project Managers are awarded the highest paychecks, with average compensation nearing $76K annually; Software Engineers are next on the list, bringing in close to approximately $75K per year.
Certifications and Degrees
Being a Certified Professional Engineer certainly has its perks — salaries approach around $90K annually and far exceed the paychecks of those without certification. Bigger paychecks are awarded to Engineer in Trainings with credentials; these people earn $57K per year on average. The highest-paying degree here is a Bachelor of Engineering in Civil Engineering (CE); HBK Engineering, LLC awards $56K to these degree-holders.
The highest-paying skill to have in this role seems to be Microstation; employees claiming this as part of the toolbox earn a median of about $89K annually. A relatively widespread skill at HBK Engineering, LLC is AutoCAD; half of employees use it for work. Employees also tend to know Engineering Design, Microsoft Word, and Microsoft Office.
Employees who completed the survey skew strongly male, with a male-to-female ratio of more than 3 to 1.
Benefits and Perks
Almost all employees participate in a 401(k) program. At HBK Engineering, LLC, almost all respondents have health insurance, and the vast majority of respondents have dental coverage. Employees can also look forward to gym membership, a casual working environment, flexible hours, and a company cell phone.