Project Engineer in Atlanta, Georgia Salary

Atlanta Project Engineers take home an average $60K annually. The vast majority of Project Engineers in Atlanta (89 percent) who took the survey are men. The majority of workers are highly satisfied with their job. Medical benefits are awarded to most, and the larger part earn dental coverage. The numbers in this rundown were provided by PayScale's salary survey participants.

$46,801 - $82,902
$47K
$60K
$83K
MEDIAN: $60,268
10%
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90%

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$12.33 - $27.32
$15
MEDIAN: $15.00
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Local Salary Data (?
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$0$28K$56K$84K
Salary
$46,801 - $82,902  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $8,841  
Profit Sharing
$2,750  
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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$42,058 - $83,440  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 113
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Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$14$28$42
Hourly Rate
$15.00  
   
Overtime
$28.96  
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$28K$56K$84K
Bonus
$0.00 - $8,841  
   
Profit Sharing
$2,750  
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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$42,058 - $83,440  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 8
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About Atlanta, Georgia

Fulton County, Georgia
463,875
Male:
223,960 (48.3%)
Female:
239,915 (51.7%)
Atlanta is the capital of and the most populous city in the U.S. state of Georgia, with an estimated 2015 population of 463,878. Atlanta is the cultural and economic center of the Atlanta metropolitan area, home to 5,522,942 people and the ninth largest metropolitan area in the United States. Atlanta is the county seat of Fulton County, and a small portion of the city extends eastward into DeKalb County. Atlanta was established in 1837 at the intersection of two railroad lines, and the city rose from the ashes of the American Civil War to become a national center of commerce. In the decades following the Civil Rights Movement, during which the city earned a reputation as "too busy to hate" for the relatively progressive views of some of its citizens and leaders compared to other cities in the Deep South Atlanta attained international prominence. Atlanta is the primary transportation hub of...
Atlanta:
$50,210
Georgia:
$51,244
$981
Atlanta:
$241,200
Georgia:
$159,300
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Pay by Experience Level for Project Engineer

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.


In general, experience and pay appear to be strongly linked; those with more experience usually bring in higher incomes. Those who have worked for fewer than five years take home a median salary of $58K, and workers with five to 10 years of experience earn a higher $67K on average. On average, Atlanta Project Engineers make $71K following one to two decades on the job. More than 20 years of experience seem related to solid financial gains; veterans in this group report earning a median of $93K.

Key Stats for Project Engineer

Gender

Female
11 %
Male
89 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 21 votes.
Less than 1 year
13%
1-4 years
54%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
9%
20 years or more
4%
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Experience Affects Project Engineer Salaries

Late-Career
▲52%

▲16%

▲9%

National Average
$61,000

▼5%

Skills That Affect Project Engineer Salaries



Microsoft Project
▲5%

Project
▲5%

▲4%


SolidWorks
▲3%



Windows Operating System General Use
▲1%

Microsoft Office
▼0%

National Average
$61,000

AutoDesk
▼1%

Autodesk Software
▼2%

Microstation
▼2%


Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 21 votes.

Gender

Female
11 %
Male
89 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
13%
1-4 years
54%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
9%
20 years or more
4%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 88%
dental benefits
Dental: 65%
vision benefits
Vision: 51%
dental benefits
None: 12%
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