A Project Engineer with AutoCAD skills in Chicago, Illinois earns an average salary of $61,380 per year. Experience has a moderate effect on income for this job. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career.

$46,825 - $89,362
$47K
$61K
$89K
MEDIAN: $61,380
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50%
90%

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$28.00 - $37.00
$33
MEDIAN: $33.24
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Local Salary Data (?
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$0$31K$62K$93K
Salary
$46,825 - $89,362  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $7,007  
Profit Sharing
$4,913  
Total Pay (?
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$48,360 - $92,483  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 13 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 84
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$16$32$48
Hourly Rate
$33.24  
   
Overtime
$30.03  
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$32K$64K$96K
Bonus
$0.00 - $7,007  
   
Profit Sharing
$4,913  
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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$48,360 - $92,483  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 13 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 7

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About Chicago, Illinois

Cook County, Illinois
2,720,556
Male:
1,320,015 (48.5%)
Female:
1,400,541 (51.5%)
Chicago (/ʃᵻˈkɑːɡoʊ/ or /ʃᵻˈkɔːɡoʊ/), officially the City of Chicago, is the third-most populous city in the United States. With over 2.7 million residents, it is the most populous city in the state of Illinois and the Midwestern United States, and the county seat of Cook County. The Chicago metropolitan area, often referred to as Chicagoland, has nearly 10 million people and is the third-largest in the U.S. Chicago was incorporated as a city in 1837, near a portage between the Great Lakes and the Mississippi River watershed, and grew rapidly in the mid-nineteenth century. The city is an international hub for finance, commerce, industry, technology, telecommunications, and transportation: O'Hare International Airport is the second-busiest airport in the world when measured by aircraft traffic; the region also has the largest number of U.S. highways and rail road freight. In 2012, Chicago was listed as an alpha global city by the Globalization and World Cities Research...
Chicago:
$50,702
Illinois:
$59,588
$985
Chicago:
$238,500
Illinois:
$180,300
6.3%

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Key Stats for Project Engineer

Gender

Female
15 %
Male
85 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 18 votes.
048
Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
48%
5-9 years
29%
10-19 years
12%
20 years or more
3%
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Experience Affects Project Engineer Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 32%

Mid-Career
up arrow 17%

National Average
$65,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 12%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 18 votes.

Gender

Female
15 %
Male
85 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
48%
5-9 years
29%
10-19 years
12%
20 years or more
3%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 85%
dental benefits
Dental: 75%
vision benefits
Vision: 56%
dental benefits
None: 13%
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