Licensed Professional Engineer Salary (United States)

The average pay for a Licensed Professional Engineer is $67,567 per year. Most people in this job have more than five years' experience in related jobs.
Licensed Professional Engineer Salary (?
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$50,984 - $102,715
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $67,566
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Licensed Professional Engineer Salary (?
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$22.50 - $65.66
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $31.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$50,984 - $102,715  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $12,668  
Profit Sharing
$503 - $15,101  
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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$52,144 - $118,025  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 211
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$22.50 - $65.66  
   
Overtime
$23.75 - $42.12  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $12,668  
   
Profit Sharing
$503 - $15,101  
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).
)
$52,144 - $118,025  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 41
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Job Description for Licensed Professional Engineer

  • Conduct site surveys, document requirements and work with clients to determine needs.
  • Know, utilize and enforce standards, including material tolerances and local codes.
  • Identify, resolve and document problems and coordinate solutions.
  • Utilize software to create engineering drawings, specifications and documentation.
  • Work with other teams and clients to deliver quality designs and products.

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Experience Affects Licensed Professional Engineer Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 43%
National Average
$71,000

Skills That Affect Licensed Professional Engineer Salaries

National Average
$71,000
Engineering Design
up arrow 2%
AutoCAD
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Job Satisfaction

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Rated 5 out of 5 based on 81 votes.

Gender

Female
10%
female alumni
 
Male
90%
male alumni

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
0%
1-4 years
10%
5-9 years
50%
10-19 years
22%
20 years or more
17%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 90% dental benefits Dental: 61%
vision benefits Vision: 44% employee benefits None: 9%
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