The average Experienced Structural Designer can expect to rake in roughly $32.73 per hour. Men make up the vast majority of Experienced Structural Designers (87 percent) who took the survey. Job satisfaction for Experienced Structural Designers is high. Medical benefits are awarded to most, and more than half earn dental coverage. The data for this snapshot was collected from individuals who took PayScale's salary survey.

$47,114 - $98,645
$47K
$68K
$99K
MEDIAN: $67,618
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$21.25 - $52.18
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MEDIAN: $32.73
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$47,114 - $98,645  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $6,158  
Profit Sharing
$2,048  
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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$47,790 - $109,525  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 45
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$21.25 - $52.18  
   
Overtime
$29.01 - $67.31  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $6,158  
   
Profit Sharing
$2,048  
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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$47,790 - $109,525  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 63

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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $69,481

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Houston is home to an above-average pay rate for Experienced Structural Designers, 20 percent higher than the national average.

Key Stats for Structural Designer

Gender

Female
13 %
Male
87 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 17 votes.
084
10-19 years
84%
20 years or more
16%
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Skills That Affect Structural Designer Salaries

Microstation
up arrow 7%

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 1%

National Average
$69,000

autodesk autocad
up arrow 1%

AutoCAD
up arrow 3%

Engineering Design
up arrow 7%

Autodesk Revit Structure
up arrow 8%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 17 votes.

Gender

Female
13 %
Male
87 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 85%
dental benefits
Dental: 67%
vision benefits
Vision: 60%
dental benefits
None: 14%
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