Project Engineer in Charlotte, North Carolina Salary

An average Project Engineer in Charlotte can expect to take home roughly $65K annually. Nearly all enjoy medical while a strong majority get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to more than half. Job satisfaction is high and work is enjoyable for most Project Engineers in Charlotte, N.C. The data for this synopsis comes from respondents who took the PayScale salary survey.

$48,432 - $83,003
$48K
$65K
$83K
MEDIAN: $65,458
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$21.62 - $35.61
$26
MEDIAN: $26.23
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Local Salary Data (?
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$0$29K$58K$87K
Salary
$48,432 - $83,003  
   
Bonus
$766 - $8,268  
Profit Sharing
$3,300  
Total Pay (?
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$49,550 - $85,346  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 79
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$15$30$45
Hourly Rate
$26.23  
   
Overtime
$33.13  
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$30K$60K$90K
Bonus
$766 - $8,268  
   
Profit Sharing
$3,300  
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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$49,550 - $85,346  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 6

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About Charlotte, North Carolina

Mecklenburg County, North Carolina
827,121
Male:
396,646 (48.0%)
Female:
430,475 (52.0%)
Charlotte /ˈʃɑːrlət/ is the largest city in the state of North Carolina. It is the county seat of Mecklenburg County and the second largest city in the southeastern United States, just behind Jacksonville, Florida. Charlotte is the third fastest growing major city in the United States. In 2014, the estimated population of Charlotte according to the U.S. Census Bureau was 809,958, making it the 17th largest city in the United States based on population. The Charlotte metropolitan area ranks 22nd largest in the US and had a 2014 population of 2,380,314. The Charlotte metropolitan area is part of a sixteen-county market region or combined statistical area with a 2014 U.S. Census population estimate of 2,537,990. Residents of Charlotte are referred to as "Charlotteans." It is listed as a "gamma-plus" global city by the Globalization and World Cities Research Network. Charlotte is home to the corporate headquarters of Bank of America and the east...
Charlotte:
$53,919
North Carolina:
$47,830
$978
Charlotte:
$188,800
North Carolina:
$160,100
5.2%

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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 47 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 $72,000 based on 36 salaries. An experienced Project Engineer which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $81,000 based on 13 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 $82,000 based on 6 salaries.

Key Stats for Project Engineer

Gender

Female
2 %
Male
98 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 20 votes.
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
40%
5-9 years
39%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
5%
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Experience Affects Project Engineer Salaries

Late-Career
▲21%

▲19%

▲6%

National Average
$68,000

▼11%

Skills That Affect Project Engineer Salaries

Microsoft Project
▲39%

Energy / Utilities
▲22%

Windows Operating System General Use
▲18%



Autodesk Software
▲9%


Project
▲7%



Microsoft Excel
▼0%

SolidWorks
▼0%

National Average
$68,000

▼9%


Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 20 votes.

Gender

Female
2 %
Male
98 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
40%
5-9 years
39%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
5%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 94%
dental benefits
Dental: 79%
vision benefits
Vision: 57%
no benefits
None: 6%
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