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Field Engineer, Construction Salary

The average salary for a Field Engineer, Construction is $58,806 per year. A skill in Engineering Design is associated with high pay for this job. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career.

$43,221 - $80,152
(Median)
$43K
$59K
$80K
MEDIAN: $58,805
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50%
90%

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$13.35 - $46.70
(Median)
$13
$24
$47
MEDIAN: $23.00
10%
50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$29K$58K$87K
Salary
$43,221 - $80,152  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $7,680  
Profit Sharing
$387.83 - $9,967  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$39,972 - $86,912  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 300
National Hourly Rate Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$19$38$57
Hourly Rate
$13.35 - $46.70  
   
Overtime
$21.26 - $55.12  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
)
$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $7,680  
   
Profit Sharing
$387.83 - $9,967  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
)
$39,972 - $86,912  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 90

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Job Description for Field Engineer, Construction

Field engineering in construction is a highly skilled and technical job, as these engineers are in charge of overseeing very large construction projects. Their responsibilities range from the actual physical construction of each segment (i.e. pipes, roof, hearing system) to ensuring that environmental guidelines are met throughout the process. Field engineers are hands-on and spend a lot of time both in the office and out at the physical construction site.

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Field Engineer, Construction Tasks

  • Coordinate with other specialists around supplies and schedule.
  • Ensure that civil, structural, and electrical systems are built to specifications.
  • Oversee and manage staff and schedules during construction projects.
  • Report obstacles and safety concerns, including' all progress and issues.

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Pay by Experience Level for Field Engineer, Construction

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

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Experience Affects Field Engineer, Construction Salaries




National Average
$60,000


Skills That Affect Field Engineer, Construction Salaries

Engineering Design
up arrow 13%


up arrow 5%


Microsoft Excel
up arrow 4%

Project Management
up arrow 4%

Job Scheduling
up arrow 4%

Construction Estimating
up arrow 3%

Microsoft Word
up arrow 2%

National Average
$60,000

Microsoft Office
up arrow 1%

Land Surveying
up arrow 9%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 108 votes.

Gender

Female
10 %
Male
90 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
12%
1-4 years
52%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
9%
20 years or more
9%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 90% dental benefits Dental: 80%
vision benefits Vision: 65% employee benefits None: 8%
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