Late-Career Project Manager, Engineering Salary

Late-Career Engineering Project Managers receive generous compensation — earning an average of $103K per year, their standard salaries shoot well into the six-figure range. Total cash compensation for Late-Career Engineering Project Managers runs from $72K to $162K depending on bonuses that can occasionally exceed $24K and profit sharing that can reach almost $15K. 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 more than half. Job satisfaction for Late-Career Engineering Project Managers is high. The information for this rundown comes from respondents who completed PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$72,009 - $150,835

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$27.28 - $80.79

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$60K$120K$180K
Salary
$72,009 - $150,835  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $24,149  
Profit Sharing
$489.36 - $15,068  
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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$72,077 - $162,000  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 1,454
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$30$60$90
Hourly Rate
$27.28 - $80.79  
   
Overtime
$1.71 - $80.54  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$60K$120K$180K
Bonus
$0.00 - $24,149  
   
Profit Sharing
$489.36 - $15,068  
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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$72,077 - $162,000  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 182
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Popular Employer Salaries for Late-Career Project Manager, Engineering


Dominating the field, The Boeing Company, CH2M Hill, Jacobs Engineering Group Inc, Siemens, and Fluor Corporation are top firms with a reputation for hiring a great number of Late-Career Engineering Project Managers. Those at Fluor Corporation can expect to make the most, with the company offering a median salary of $192K.

69 percent less than the top paying company, The Boeing Company offers a median salary of just $114K, consistently last on the pay scale ladder by far.

Pay Difference by Location


For Late-Career Engineering Project Managers, busy Houston offers a higher-than-average pay rate, 42 percent above the national average. Late-Career Engineering Project Managers can also look forward to large paychecks in cities like Los Angeles (+16 percent), Seattle (+14 percent), San Diego (+13 percent), and New York (+6 percent). Charlotte is home to the smallest salaries in the field, lagging the national average by 19 percent. Workers in Pittsburgh and St. Louis earn salaries that trail the national average for those in this profession (9 percent less and 8 percent less, respectively).

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Skills That Affect Late-Career Project Manager, Engineering Salaries

Systems Engineering
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Budget Management
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Contractor Management
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Project Management
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Microsoft Project
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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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Design
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Construction Estimating
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Microsoft Excel
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AutoCAD
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Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 315 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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