The average pay for a Project Engineer in Houston, Texas is $78,414 per year. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this career. A skill in Project is associated with high pay for this job. Experience has a moderate effect on salary for this job.

$57,313 - $122,982
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$120K
MEDIAN: $78,414
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$24.59 - $87.59
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$25
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$88
MEDIAN: $35.00
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Local Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$57,313 - $122,982  
   
Bonus
$498.89 - $19,489  
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $10,271  
Commission
$6,000  
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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$57,873 - $137,506  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 403
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$30$60$90
Hourly Rate
$24.59 - $87.59  
   
Hourly Tips
$0.79  
Overtime
$20.13 - $64.56  
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$60K$120K$180K
Bonus
$498.89 - $19,489  
   
Commission
$6,000  
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $10,271  
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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$57,873 - $137,506  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 25
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Experience Affects Project Engineer Salaries




National Average
$81,000


Skills That Affect Project Engineer Salaries

up arrow 26%

Energy / Utilities
up arrow 6%

Microsoft Project
up arrow 4%

Project Management
up arrow 2%

Engineering Design
0%

National Average
$81,000

Microsoft Word
up arrow 1%

Windows NT / 2000 / XP Networking
up arrow 3%


up arrow 6%


AutoDesk
up arrow 7%

SolidWorks
up arrow 7%




Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 54 votes.

Gender

Female
16 %
Male
84 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
43%
5-9 years
33%
10-19 years
14%
20 years or more
7%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 92%
dental benefits
Dental: 84%
medical benefits
Vision: 77%
dental benefits
None: 6%
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