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Project Engineer, Environmental Salary

Environmental Project Engineers in the United States take home an average $65K annually. Total cash compensation to Environmental Project Engineers approaches anywhere from $50K on the lower end to $91K on the higher end; in exceptional cases, this can include more than $5K from bonuses and upwards of $6K from profit sharing. Work is enjoyable for Environmental Project Engineers, who typically claim high levels of job satisfaction. Generally, women make up less than a third of all Environmental Project Engineers who answered the questionnnaire. Nearly all report receiving medical coverage from their employers and a strong majority collect dental insurance.

$49,098 - $91,508
(Median)
$49K
$65K
$92K
MEDIAN: $65,215
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50%
90%

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$22.24 - $37.19
(Median)
$22
$26
$37
MEDIAN: $25.00
10%
50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$31K$62K$93K
Salary
$49,098 - $91,508  
   
Bonus
$196.14 - $4,935  
Profit Sharing
$199.56 - $6,040  
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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$49,994 - $91,305  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 241
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$16$32$48
Hourly Rate
$22.24 - $37.19  
   
Overtime
$21.99 - $45.56  
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.
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$0$32K$64K$96K
Bonus
$196.14 - $4,935  
   
Profit Sharing
$199.56 - $6,040  
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).
)
$49,994 - $91,305  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 45

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Job Description for Project Engineer, Environmental

  • Plan and organize technical projects from conception to completion.
  • Coordinate and communicate between various areas; supervise and train project staff as needed.
  • Utilize engineering knowledge for project management; estimate timelines and schedules; anticipate risks and costs related to the technical aspects of the project.

Common Career Paths for Project Engineer, Environmental


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Environmental Project Engineers who transition into an upper level Environmental Project Manager position will not necessarily make much more than they do in their current role. The average Environmental Project Manager makes $64K a year.

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Popular Skills for Project Engineer, Environmental


Environmental Project Engineers generally report applying a varied skill set to their work. Most notably, skills in Project Management, Engineering Design, Environmental Consulting, and Microsoft Office are correlated to pay that is above average. At the other end of the pay range are skills like Geographic Information Systems, AutoCAD, and Microsoft Office. It is often found that people who know Engineering Design are also skilled in Project Management.

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Experience Affects Project Engineer, Environmental Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 26%

Mid-Career
up arrow 1%

National Average
$65,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 13%

Skills That Affect Project Engineer, Environmental Salaries

Project Management
up arrow 6%

Environmental Consulting
0%

Engineering Design
0%

National Average
$65,000

Microsoft Office
up arrow 6%

AutoCAD
up arrow 10%

Geographic Information Systems (GIS)
up arrow 16%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 87 votes.

Gender

Female
28 %
Male
72 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
26%
5-9 years
49%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
5%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 91% dental benefits Dental: 79%
vision benefits Vision: 65% employee benefits None: 7%
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