Entry-Level Project Engineer, Construction Salary

For Entry-Level Construction Project Engineers, yearly average wages total $58K annually. In the world of Entry-Level Construction Project Engineers, overall cash allowance can occasionally include more than $6K from bonuses and, in some exceptional cases, $5K from profit sharing, causing incomes to vary widely between $44K and $77K. Nearly all enjoy medical while most get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to the greater part. Male Entry-Level Construction Project Engineers far outnumber their female contemporaries among those who completed the questionnaire. Most workers in this position report high levels of job satisfaction. The information for this snapshot was generated by responses to the PayScale salary survey.

$45,189 - $74,185
$45K
$58K
$74K
MEDIAN: $57,619
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90%

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$14.68 - $30.68
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MEDIAN: $20.35
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$0$76K
Salary $45,189 - $74,185
Bonus $502 - $6,120
Profit Sharing $0.00 - $5,454
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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$43,506 - $76,570
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 25 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 516
Hourly Data $0$42
Hourly Rate $14.68 - $30.68
Overtime $18.62 - $42.11
Annual Data $0$76K
Bonus $502 - $6,120
Profit Sharing $0.00 - $5,454
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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$43,506 - $76,570
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 25 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 49

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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $58,181

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Entry-Level Construction Project Engineers can earn above-average salaries when they head west to California. Specifically, San Jose, San Francisco, and Los Angeles represent the three top-paying cities for Entry-Level Construction Project Engineers in the United States. Location is a huge contributor to overall pay, with Entry-Level Construction Project Engineers in Raleigh earning a whopping 26 percent below the national average. Employers pay around 18 percent less in Atlanta and 7 percent less in Chicago, below-median salaries for those in this field.

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Key Stats for Project Engineer, Construction

Gender

Female
18 %
Male
82 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 83 votes.
Less than 1 year
15%
1-4 years
72%
5-9 years
13%
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Skills That Affect Project Engineer, Construction Salaries



▲2%

Contract Management
▲1%

Job Scheduling
▲1%

Windows Operating System General Use
▲1%

Microsoft Office
▼0%


autodesk autocad
▼0%

National Average
$58,000

Project Management
▼1%

Microsoft Excel
▼1%

▼4%

Matlab
▼4%

AutoDesk
▼6%

AutoCAD
▼7%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 83 votes.

Gender

Female
18 %
Male
82 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 92%
dental benefits
Dental: 83%
vision benefits
Vision: 67%
no benefits
None: 6%
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