Entry-Level Structural Design Engineer Salary

The average Entry-Level Structural Design Engineer earns approximately $61K annually. Total incomes of Entry-Level Structural Design Engineers incorporate potential for, in a few cases, more than $6K from bonuses and close to $5K from profit sharing; these performance components cause packages to range between $48K and $79K. Residence is the biggest factor affecting pay for this group, followed by the specific employer. Most enjoy medical while the larger part get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to the greater part. Work is enjoyable for Entry-Level Structural Design Engineers, who typically claim high levels of job satisfaction. Generally, women make up less than a third of all Entry-Level Structural Design Engineers who answered the questionnnaire.

$49,312 - $78,244
$49K
$61K
$78K
MEDIAN: $60,636
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50%
90%

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$15.38 - $32.14
$15
$26
$32
MEDIAN: $26.20
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50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$27K$54K$81K
Salary
$49,312 - $78,244  
   
Bonus
$486.29 - $5,860  
Profit Sharing
$489.36 - $5,034  
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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$47,619 - $78,610  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 211
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$15$30$45
Hourly Rate
$15.38 - $32.14  
   
Overtime
$24.27 - $44.73  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$30K$60K$90K
Bonus
$486.29 - $5,860  
   
Profit Sharing
$489.36 - $5,034  
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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$47,619 - $78,610  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 30

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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $61,161

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For those looking to make money, Entry-Level Structural Design Engineers in San Francisco enjoy an exceptional pay rate, 13 percent above the national average. Entry-Level Structural Design Engineers can also look forward to large paychecks in cities like Chicago (+10 percent), Seattle (+8 percent), Houston (+5 percent), and San Diego (+1 percent). Those in the field find the lowest salaries in Denver, 10 percent below the national average.

Key Stats for Structural Design Engineer

Gender

Female
24 %
Male
76 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 32 votes.
Less than 1 year
19%
1-4 years
72%
5-9 years
9%
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Skills That Affect Structural Design Engineer Salaries

CATIA
▲17%

SAP2000
▲5%

Finite Element Analysis (FEA)
▲5%

Project Management
▲3%

Microsoft Excel
▲2%

Design
▼0%

Mathcad
▼0%

National Average
$61,000



Computer Aided Design (CAD)
▼2%

autodesk autocad
▼3%

Autodesk Revit Structure
▼4%

Autodesk AutoCAD Structural Detailing
▼5%

Autocad Structural Detailing
▼6%

AutoCAD
▼8%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 32 votes.

Gender

Female
24 %
Male
76 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 90%
dental benefits
Dental: 69%
vision benefits
Vision: 56%
no benefits
None: 9%
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