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Senior Project Engineer Salary with AutoCAD skills

Senior Project Engineers with AutoCAD skills tend to be well-versed in their field, and nearly three in five have more than 10 years of experience. Average salary is expected to be around $85K per year, but may range from $70K to $126K per year. Final cash compensation to Senior Project Engineers with AutoCAD skills varies from around $70K to approximately $126K; choice pay grades include potential for bonuses and profit sharing as high as $15K and $8K, respectively. Location and career length each impact pay for this group, with the former having the largest influence. Almost all report receiving medical coverage from their employers and a large number collect dental insurance. Most workers in this position report high levels of job satisfaction. Participants in PayScale's salary questionnaire provided the particulars of this report.

$67,491 - $117,036
(Median)
$67K
$85K
$120K
MEDIAN: $84,844
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50%
90%

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$28.75 - $65.52
(Median)
$29
$37
$66
MEDIAN: $36.00
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50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$67,491 - $117,036  
   
Bonus
$400.00 - $14,561  
Profit Sharing
$596 - $8,362  
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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$69,810 - $126,184  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 1 Apr 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 268
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$28.75 - $65.52  
   
Overtime
$30.45 - $47.91  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$400.00 - $14,561  
   
Profit Sharing
$596 - $8,362  
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).
)
$69,810 - $126,184  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 1 Apr 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 23

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Pay by Experience Level for Senior Project Engineer with AutoCAD skills

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


Experience does not seem to be a strong driver of pay increase in this role. Folks who are navigating the first five years of their careers have a median salary of approximately $78K in this position. Those who have been around for five to 10 years don't get much more, though; the median salary in that group is $84K. Senior Project Engineers with AutoCAD skills see a median salary of $91K after reaching one to two decades on the job. As Senior Project Engineers with AutoCAD skills reach more than two decades on the job, compensation remains commensurate with experience; the average pay in this group is $100K.

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Experience Affects Senior Project Engineer with AutoCAD skills Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 15%

Experienced
up arrow 4%

National Average
$88,000

Mid-Career
up arrow 4%

Entry-Level
up arrow 11%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 66 votes.

Gender

Female
6 %
Male
94 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
0%
1-4 years
8%
5-9 years
33%
10-19 years
35%
20 years or more
24%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 92% dental benefits Dental: 84%
vision benefits Vision: 64% employee benefits None: 6%