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Late-Career Project Manager, Engineering Salary

Wages for Late-Career Engineering Project Managers are generous, with average pay above six figures ($103K) per year. Overall cash earnings for Late-Career Engineering Project Managers stretch from $72K on the lower end to $162K near the top, and the heftiest packages can encompass around $24K from bonuses and $15K from profit sharing. The particular firm and the particular city each impact pay for this group, with the former having the largest influence. The majority of workers are highly satisfied with their job. A large number report receiving medical coverage from their employers and a fair number collect dental insurance. Participants in PayScale's salary questionnaire provided the particulars of this report.

$71,871 - $149,883
(Median)
$72K
$100K
$150K
MEDIAN: $103,089
10%
50%
90%

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$27.48 - $81.21
(Median)
$27
$46
$81
MEDIAN: $45.00
10%
50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$60K$120K$180K
Salary
$71,871 - $149,883  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $24,264  
Profit Sharing
$550 - $14,990  
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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$72,283 - $161,547  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 1,368
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$30$60$90
Hourly Rate
$27.48 - $81.21  
   
Overtime
$1.50 - $80.00  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$60K$120K$180K
Bonus
$0.00 - $24,264  
   
Profit Sharing
$550 - $14,990  
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).
)
$72,283 - $161,547  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 181

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Popular Employer Salaries for Late-Career Project Manager, Engineering


For Late-Career Engineering Project Managers, comfortable salaries can be found at Jacobs Engineering Group Inc; in fact, median earnings sit around $182K, the highest in the area.

Pay Difference by Location


Houston offers some of the highest pay in the country for Late-Career Engineering Project Managers, 40 percent above the national average. Late-Career Engineering Project Managers will also find cushy salaries in Los Angeles (+13 percent), Seattle (+13 percent), San Diego (+11 percent), and New York (+7 percent). Falling short of the national average by 11 percent, the area with the worst salaries is Atlanta. Charlotte and Rochester are a couple other places where companies are known to pay below the median — salaries are 8 percent lower and 7 percent lower, respectively.

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Skills That Affect Late-Career Project Manager, Engineering Salaries

Systems Engineering
up arrow 5%

Technical Analysis
up arrow 4%

Microsoft Project
up arrow 3%

Budget Management
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Project Management
up arrow 1%

Product Development
up arrow 1%

Contractor Management
0%

National Average
$108,000

Engineering Design
up arrow 1%

Customer Relationship Management (CRM)
up arrow 4%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 4%

Construction Estimating
up arrow 4%

Job Scheduling
up arrow 5%

Design
up arrow 6%

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 7%

AutoCAD
up arrow 19%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 330 votes.

Gender

Female
10 %
Male
90 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 88% dental benefits Dental: 75%
vision benefits Vision: 60% employee benefits None: 11%
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