Average Salary for Peter Kiewit Sons', Inc. Employees

Peter Kiewit Sons', Inc. pays its employees $67K per year on average. Your experience level plays the largest role in compensation at Peter Kiewit Sons', Inc., but your role at the company and your city affect income (to a lesser degree) as well. This report is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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United States of America 


Mining, Construction, Heavy and Civil Engineering Construction

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Years of Experience

Workers who have been with the company for more than one year but less than five can make about $61K annually on average. Overall, the greater share of Peter Kiewit Sons', Inc. folks have five to nine years of experience and earn an average $72K per year.


Construction Project Managers earn the highest median pay at $100K annually, followed by Electrical Engineers (around $87K), Construction Superintendents ($73K), and Construction Engineers (approximately $70K). With salaries averaging around $61K, Civil Engineers are among the lowest paid at Peter Kiewit Sons', Inc.


When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck ($75K per year) can be spotted in Houston, Texas; Denver, Colo. (approximately $73K), Lenexa, Kan. ($70K), and Vancouver, Wash. ($67K) are the next top-paying cities. Dallas, Texas ranks low on the pay scale — at about $57K, it is one of the lowest-paid cities. By state, Washington offers the highest pay at around $74K annually.

Certifications and Degrees

Project Management Professionals earn $105K per year, far more than their non-accredited counterparts. Earning a Professional Engineer License Holder certification garners significant financial rewards of $89K annually on average. The best paid folks at Peter Kiewit Sons', Inc. have a Bachelor of Science in Industrial Technology (IT), earning approximately $113K per year.


In this position, it pays to have Contractor Management in your toolkit; employees who claim proficiency enjoy a higher median salary of about $85K annually. It's pretty common to find people here who know Microsoft Excel; just under one in three consider it a key competency. Some other standard skills here are Project Management, Construction Estimating, and Microsoft Office.


Peter Kiewit Sons', Inc.'s 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

Peter Kiewit Sons', Inc. lets only two in five respondents take paid vacation and only one in four survey participants take sick leave. A large number of workers set aside retirement funds in an employer-sponsored 401(k). The vast majority of survey participants can count on health insurance, and almost all workers have dental coverage as a benefit. Peter Kiewit Sons', Inc. also dishes out privileges such as a subsidized cell phone, life insurance, tuition reimbursement, and relocation expenses.

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Key Stats for Peter Kiewit Sons', Inc.


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83 %
$42,329 - $66,882
$55,842 - $89,521
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 61 votes.

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