Project Manager, Engineering in Seattle Salary

With just below three-fifths of Seattle Engineering Project Managers reporting more than 10 years of experience in the field, this area is heavily weighted toward experienced professionals. Pay ranges from $67K to $152K per year and averages out to $98K per year. Almost all report receiving medical coverage from their employers and a large number collect dental insurance. Job satisfaction is high and work is enjoyable for most Engineering Project Managers in Seattle. The figures in this rundown are based on the results of PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$67,966 - $136,846
$68K
$98K
$140K
MEDIAN: $97,784
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50%
90%

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$34.39 - $51.89
$38
MEDIAN: $37.77
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Salary
$67,966 - $136,846  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $24,000  
Profit Sharing
$2,250  
Total Pay (?
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$67,387 - $151,693  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 60
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Hourly Rate
$37.77  
   
Overtime
$45.00  
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$0$60K$120K$180K
Bonus
$0.00 - $24,000  
   
Profit Sharing
$2,250  
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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$67,387 - $151,693  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 6
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About Seattle, Washington

King County, Washington
684,443
Male:
345,659 (50.5%)
Female:
338,784 (49.5%)
Seattle (/siˈætəl/) is a seaport city on the west coast of the United States and the seat of King County, Washington. With an estimated 684,451 residents as of 2015, Seattle is the largest city in both the state of Washington and the Pacific Northwest region of North America. As of 2015, it is estimated to be the 18th largest city in the United States. In July 2013, it was the fastest-growing major city in the United States and remained in the Top 5 in May 2015 with an annual growth rate of 2.1%. The Seattle metropolitan area is the 15th largest metropolitan area in the United States with over 3.7 million inhabitants. The city is situated on an isthmus between Puget Sound (an inlet of the Pacific Ocean) and Lake Washington, about 100 miles (160 km) south of the Canada–United States border. A major gateway for trade with Asia, Seattle is the...
Seattle:
$80,349
Washington:
$64,129
$1,356
Seattle:
$530,900
Washington:
$284,000
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Pay by Experience Level for Project Manager, Engineering

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


For many Seattle Engineering Project Managers, experience and pay levels seem to be correlated; more years in the business generally lead to more money. Salaries for inexperienced workers average out to $88K, and those with five to 10 years' experience earn a higher median of $80K. Experienced professionals who have spent one to two decades on the job can score lucrative paychecks that average out to $117K. Folks who have racked up more than 20 years in the field report incomes that aren't that much higher than less experienced individuals' earnings; the veterans make just $125K on average.

Key Stats for Project Manager, Engineering

Gender

Female
11 %
Male
89 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 7 votes.
1-4 years
14%
5-9 years
29%
10-19 years
32%
20 years or more
26%
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Experience Affects Project Manager, Engineering Salaries

▲27%

▲18%

National Average
$99,000

▼11%

▼19%

Skills That Affect Project Manager, Engineering Salaries

Technical Analysis
▲20%

Microsoft Office
▲7%


autodesk autocad
▲4%

Product Development
▲3%

Budget Management
▼0%

National Average
$99,000



Microsoft Word
▼4%

Computer Aided Design (CAD)
▼5%

Contractor Management
▼7%

Job Scheduling
▼8%

Microsoft Project
▼11%

Construction Estimating
▼27%

AutoCAD
▼36%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 7 votes.

Gender

Female
11 %
Male
89 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
14%
5-9 years
29%
10-19 years
32%
20 years or more
26%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 96%
dental benefits
Dental: 85%
vision benefits
Vision: 79%
dental benefits
None: 4%
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