Senior Project Engineer with AutoCAD Skills Salary

Senior Project Engineers with AutoCAD skills tend to have a good amount of experience under their belt — around three in five have more than 10 years in the field. While pay runs from $69K to $125K per year, median earnings come to $85K per year. Total cash compensation to Senior Project Engineers with AutoCAD skills approaches anywhere from $69K on the lower end to $125K on the higher end; in exceptional cases, this can include more than $14K from bonuses and upwards of $10K from profit sharing. Geography and tenure each impact pay for this group, with the former having the largest influence. The majority of Senior Project Engineers with AutoCAD skills claim high levels of job satisfaction. Almost all enjoy medical while a large number get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to the larger part. This report is based on responses to the PayScale salary survey.

$66,999 - $118,007
$67K
$85K
$120K
MEDIAN: $85,431
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$26.81 - $65.52
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$37
$66
MEDIAN: $36.66
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$66,999 - $118,007  
   
Bonus
$495.96 - $14,047  
Profit Sharing
$618 - $9,696  
Total Pay (?
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$68,795 - $125,085  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 360
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$26.81 - $65.52  
   
Overtime
$9.12 - $47.37  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$495.96 - $14,047  
   
Profit Sharing
$618 - $9,696  
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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$68,795 - $125,085  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 23

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Pay by Experience Level for Senior Project Engineer

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


Senior Project Engineers with AutoCAD skills with more experience do not necessarily bring home bigger paychecks. In fact, experience in this field tends to impact compensation minimally. The average beginner in this position makes around $77K, but folks who have been around for five to 10 years see a markedly higher median salary of $85K. After working for 10 to 20 years, Senior Project Engineers with AutoCAD skills make a median salary of $91K. Professionals boasting more than two decades of experience also boast a six-figure median salary of $101K.

Key Stats for Senior Project Engineer

Gender

Female
6 %
Male
94 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 79 votes.
Less than 1 year
0%
1-4 years
7%
5-9 years
33%
10-19 years
36%
20 years or more
23%
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Experience Affects Senior Project Engineer Salaries

Late-Career
▲14%

Experienced
▲4%

National Average
$88,000

Mid-Career
▼4%

Entry-Level
▼13%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 79 votes.

Gender

Female
6 %
Male
94 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
0%
1-4 years
7%
5-9 years
33%
10-19 years
36%
20 years or more
23%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 92%
dental benefits
Dental: 84%
vision benefits
Vision: 66%
dental benefits
None: 6%
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