Late-Career Project Manager, Engineering Salary

Salaries for Late-Career Engineering Project Managers are generous, with average pay above six figures ($103K) per year. Including potential for bonuses and profit sharing — peaking near $24K and $15K, respectively — total cash payment to Late-Career Engineering Project Managers can bottom out near $72K or peak near $162K depending on individual performance. The particular firm is the biggest factor affecting pay for this group, followed by geography. Most enjoy medical while a strong majority get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to a majority. For the most part, Late-Career Engineering Project Managers enjoy their work and report high levels of job satisfaction. The figures in this rundown are based on the results of PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$71,971 - $150,768
(Median)
$72K
$100K
$150K
MEDIAN: $103,232
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90%

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$27.48 - $82.02
(Median)
$27
$46
$82
MEDIAN: $45.00
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50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$60K$120K$180K
Salary
$71,971 - $150,768  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $24,141  
Profit Sharing
$509 - $15,129  
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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$72,344 - $162,399  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 20 Jun 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 1,409
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$0$30$60$90
Hourly Rate
$27.48 - $82.02  
   
Overtime
$1.64 - $82.43  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$60K$120K$180K
Bonus
$0.00 - $24,141  
   
Profit Sharing
$509 - $15,129  
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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$72,344 - $162,399  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 20 Jun 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


For those looking to make money, Late-Career Engineering Project Managers in Houston enjoy an exceptional pay rate, 42 percent above the national average. Late-Career Engineering Project Managers can also look forward to large paychecks in cities like Seattle (+14 percent), Los Angeles (+14 percent), San Diego (+13 percent), and New York (+7 percent). With compensation 10 percent below the national average, Charlotte is not known for hefty paychecks and actually represents the lowest-paying market. Employers in Pittsburgh and Rochester also lean toward paying below-median salaries (9 percent lower and 7 percent lower, respectively).

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Skills That Affect Late-Career Project Manager, Engineering Salaries

Systems Engineering
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Project Management
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Budget Management
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Microsoft Project
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Contractor Management
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Technical Analysis
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Product Development
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National Average
$109,000

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

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 316 votes.

Gender

Female
9 %
Male
91 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 88% dental benefits Dental: 75%
vision benefits Vision: 60% employee benefits None: 10%
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