Registered Professional Engineer Salary

A Registered Professional Engineer earns an average salary of $72,608 per year. Most people in this job have more than five years' experience in related jobs.

$50,052 - $104,649
MEDIAN: $72,607

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$50,052 - $104,649  
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$51,276 - $104,665  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 25
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Job Description for Registered Professional Engineer

  • Conduct site surveys, document requirements and work with clients to determine needs.
  • Know, utilize and enforce standards, including material tolerances and local codes.
  • Identify, resolve and document problems and coordinate solutions.
  • Utilize software to create engineering drawings, specifications and documentation.
  • Work with other teams and clients to deliver quality designs and products.

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Experience Affects Registered Professional Engineer Salaries

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National Average

Job Satisfaction

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


11 %
89 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 96%
dental benefits
Dental: 63%
medical benefits
Vision: 46%
dental benefits
None: 4%