Late-Career Engineering Project Managers see excellent average salaries — about $106K annually. Cash earnings for Late-Career Engineering Project Managers — which occasionally include more than $25K from bonuses and more than $14K from profit sharing — stretch from around $72K to approximately $166K. Geography is the biggest factor affecting pay for this group, followed by the specific employer. Job satisfaction is high and work is enjoyable for most Late-Career Engineering Project Managers. Most enjoy medical while a strong majority get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to a majority. Figures cited in this summary are based on replies to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$72,602 - $152,964
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MEDIAN: $106,224
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$24.20 - $83.14
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MEDIAN: $46.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$60K$120K$180K
Salary
$72,602 - $152,964  
   
Bonus
$443.85 - $24,691  
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $13,618  
Total Pay (?
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$71,878 - $165,947  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 915
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$30$60$90
Hourly Rate
$24.20 - $83.14  
   
Overtime
$35.38 - $84.49  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$60K$120K$180K
Bonus
$443.85 - $24,691  
   
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $13,618  
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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$71,878 - $165,947  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 107
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Many Late-Career Engineering Project Managers can be found at The Boeing Company, CH2M Hill, Chevron Corporation, Jacobs Engineering Group Inc, and Siemens, firms that are at the top of the field. Fluor Corporation offers the largest salaries in town — $192K on average.

With a median salary of only $114K (69 percent less than the top paying company), The Boeing Company lags significantly in the earnings department.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $110,466

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Home to some of the best pay for Late-Career Engineering Project Managers, San Jose offers exceptional salaries, 53 percent above the national average. Late-Career Engineering Project Managers can also look forward to large paychecks in cities like Houston (+41 percent), Seattle (+14 percent), Denver (+11 percent), and Boston (+10 percent). Location is a huge contributor to overall pay, with Late-Career Engineering Project Managers in Charlotte earning a whopping 25 percent below the national average. Employers also pay below the national average in Atlanta (13 percent lower) and St. Louis (8 percent lower).

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Skills That Affect Project Manager, Engineering Salaries

Product Development
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Technical Analysis
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Budget Management
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Project Management
0%

Microsoft Project
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Contractor Management
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National Average
$110,000

Engineering Design
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Microsoft Word
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Customer Relationship Management (CRM)
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Microsoft Excel
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Microsoft Office
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Design
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Job Scheduling
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autodesk autocad
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AutoCAD
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Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 138 votes.

Gender

Female
9 %
Male
91 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 86%
dental benefits
Dental: 74%
medical benefits
Vision: 61%
dental benefits
None: 12%
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