Project Engineer in Pittsburgh Salary

A Project Engineer in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania earns an average salary of $62,246 per year. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this career. Pay for this job rises steadily for more experienced workers, but goes down noticeably for the few employees with more than 20 years' experience. A skill in Engineering Design is associated with high pay for this job.

$47,000 - $92,453
$47K
$62K
$92K
MEDIAN: $62,246
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$20.08 - $40.22
$35
MEDIAN: $35.00
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Local Salary Data (?
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$0$33K$66K$99K
Salary
$47,000 - $92,453  
   
Bonus
$193.92 - $9,863  
Profit Sharing
$805 - $8,940  
Total Pay (?
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$47,806 - $96,317  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 74
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$17$34$51
Hourly Rate
$35.00  
   
Overtime
$40.64  
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$193.92 - $9,863  
   
Profit Sharing
$805 - $8,940  
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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$47,806 - $96,317  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 6

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About Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Allegheny County, Pennsylvania
304,385
Male:
149,690 (49.2%)
Female:
154,695 (50.8%)
Pittsburgh (/ˈpɪtsbərɡ/ PITS-burg) is a city in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania in the United States, and is the county seat of Allegheny County. The Combined Statistical Area (CSA) population of 2,659,937 is the largest in both the Ohio Valley and Appalachia, the second-largest in Pennsylvania after Philadelphia and the 20th-largest in the U.S. Located at the confluence of the Allegheny and Monongahela rivers, which form the Ohio River, Pittsburgh is known as both "the Steel City" for its more than 300 steel-related businesses, and as the "City of Bridges" for its 446 bridges. The city features 30 skyscrapers, two inclines, a pre-revolutionary fortification and the Point State Park at the confluence of the rivers. The city developed as a vital link of the Atlantic coast and Midwest. The mineral-rich Allegheny Mountains made the area coveted by the French and British empires, Virginia, Whiskey Rebels, and Civil War raiders. Aside from steel,...
Pittsburgh:
$41,293
Pennsylvania:
$55,702
$858
Pittsburgh:
$108,400
Pennsylvania:
$170,600
4.3%

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Pay by Experience Level for Project Engineer

Pay by Experience for a Project Engineer has a positive trend. An entry-level Project Engineer with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $60,000 based on 54 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Project Engineer with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $83,000 based on 26 salaries. An experienced Project Engineer which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $94,000 based on 9 salaries. A Project Engineer with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $89,000 based on 5 salaries.

Key Stats for Project Engineer

Gender

Female
26 %
Male
74 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 12 votes.
Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
50%
5-9 years
33%
10-19 years
5%
20 years or more
6%
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Experience Affects Project Engineer Salaries

Experienced
▲46%

Late-Career
▲37%

▲28%

National Average
$65,000

▼8%

Skills That Affect Project Engineer Salaries


Energy / Utilities
▲8%




Project
▲4%



National Average
$65,000

Windows Operating System General Use
▼3%


Microsoft Project
▼11%

AutoCAD
▼13%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 12 votes.

Gender

Female
26 %
Male
74 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
50%
5-9 years
33%
10-19 years
5%
20 years or more
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 83%
dental benefits
Dental: 68%
vision benefits
Vision: 57%
no benefits
None: 16%