Entry-Level Project Engineer Salary

The average salary for an Entry-Level Project Engineer is $61,315 per year.

$48,543 - $77,959
$49K
$62K
$78K
MEDIAN: $61,881
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50%
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$15.35 - $34.42
$15
$24
$34
MEDIAN: $24.22
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$0$80K
Salary $48,543 - $77,959
Bonus $306.88 - $7,116
Profit Sharing $198.85 - $7,252
Commission $-0.50 - $10,137
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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$46,218 - $80,819
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 25 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 6,774
Hourly Data $0$47
Hourly Rate $15.35 - $34.42
Hourly Tips $0.71
Overtime $22.71 - $47.31
Annual Data $0$80K
Bonus $306.88 - $7,116
Commission $-0.50 - $10,137
Profit Sharing $198.85 - $7,252
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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$46,218 - $80,819
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 25 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 974

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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $62,442

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Project Engineer Advice

Q: What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?

Project Engineer in Albany:
"Promotion processes."
Be diligent in managing huge projects. Try to learn the people running your organization and what success look like in the organization.

Project Engineer in Houston:
"What other people were being paid."
Find out ASAP how much people are getting paid for the work they are doing.

Project Engineer in Rockford:
"PE summary."
Learn as much as you can.

Project Engineer in Carpentersville:
"Maintain Order But Learn To Ride The Waves of Chaos."
Maintain diversified interest in technology because you do not know what the next project will be. Trust your team mates, but maintain communication for status updates. Maintain order but learn to ride the waves of chaos. A good Gantt chart, properly maintained, is all the status report most will need. Play your short game and quick fixes so that they still work towards your long game.

Project Engineer in Troy:
"Company Culture."
Make sure you understand the company culture before you take a job.

Project Engineer in Louisville:
"Relax."
Client interaction is not something complicated or difficult. It is simply people talking with people who share common work related interest and many times turns into a relationship beyond work. Same idea with Public speaking. People talking to people.

Project Engineer in Greenville:
"Common sense."
Listen to those that have the experience.

Key Stats for Project Engineer

Gender

Female
17 %
Male
83 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 1239 votes.
Less than 1 year
12%
1-4 years
74%
5-9 years
14%
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Skills That Affect Project Engineer Salaries

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 1239 votes.

Gender

Female
17 %
Male
83 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 89%
dental benefits
Dental: 76%
vision benefits
Vision: 62%
no benefits
None: 10%
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