Project Engineer in Des Moines, Iowa Salary

The average pay for a Project Engineer in Des Moines, Iowa is $59,499 per year. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 10 years' experience in this field.

$53,480 - $77,865
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MEDIAN: $59,499
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$53,480 - $77,865  
   
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$494.93 - $17,754  
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$53,779 - $94,000  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 18

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About Des Moines, Iowa

Polk County, Iowa
210,317
Male:
103,726 (49.3%)
Female:
106,591 (50.7%)
Des Moines /dᵻˈmɔɪn/ is the capital and the most populous city in the U.S. state of Iowa. It is also the county seat of Polk County. A small portion of the city extends into Warren County. It was incorporated on September 22, 1851, as Fort Des Moines, which was shortened to "Des Moines" in 1857. It is located on and named after the Des Moines River, which likely was adapted from the French colonial name, Rivière des Moines, meaning "River of the Monks." The city's population was 203,433 as of the 2010 census. The five-county metropolitan area is ranked 91st in terms of population in the United States with 599,789 residents according to the 2013 estimate by the United States Census Bureau. Des Moines is a major center of the U.S. insurance industry and has a sizable financial services and publishing business base. The city was credited as the "number one...
Des Moines:
$49,072
Iowa:
$54,736
$781
Des Moines:
$119,500
Iowa:
$136,100
5.3%

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Key Stats for Project Engineer

Gender

Female
27 %
Male
73 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.
Less than 1 year
26%
1-4 years
37%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
5%
20 years or more
5%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Project Engineer Salaries

Mid-Career
▲6%

National Average
$61,000

▼3%

Skills That Affect Project Engineer Salaries

Engineering Design
▲8%

Project Management
▲8%

Microsoft Word
▼0%

Microsoft Office
▼0%

National Average
$61,000

Construction Estimating
▼1%

Microsoft Excel
▼2%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.

Gender

Female
27 %
Male
73 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
26%
1-4 years
37%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
5%
20 years or more
5%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 100%
dental benefits
Dental: 89%
vision benefits
Vision: 61%
dental benefits
None:
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