Entry-Level Structural Designer Salary

The average pay for an Entry-Level Structural Designer is $53,828 per year.

$39,295 - $65,517
$39K
$53K
$66K
MEDIAN: $53,061
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50%
90%

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$16.76 - $32.36
$17
$25
$32
MEDIAN: $25.02
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50%
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$0$68K
Salary $39,295 - $65,517
Bonus $513 - $5,054
Profit Sharing $250.00 - $6,000
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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$39,897 - $68,586
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 14 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 114
Hourly Data $0$44
Hourly Rate $16.76 - $32.36
Overtime $25.62 - $44.03
Annual Data $0$68K
Bonus $513 - $5,054
Profit Sharing $250.00 - $6,000
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).
)
$39,897 - $68,586
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 14 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 87

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Structural Designer Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $54,881

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Structural Designer Advice

Q: What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?

Structural Designer in Kennewick:
No project is the same. Focus is necessary. You work on your own a fair amount, and you need to keep on pace. Join a professional association to keep updated on code changes. Be involved and learn all you can. Get your license as soon as you are able, and don't underestimate the amount of study time you'll need to prepare -- budget at least 6 months. Older engineers love passing on their knowledge, so ask lots of questions (after doing a bit of your own homework) and keep notes on the answers. Don't be afraid to throw out possible solutions; you'll learn a lot that way. Be organized -- projects will often come back months, even years later, and you will want detailed notes on what you did and why.

Structural Designer in Richmond:
"Go foe a four year degree if possible."
Keep going to become PE.

Structural Designer in New Orleans:
Women can get paid the same amount as men.

Key Stats for Structural Designer

Gender

Female
16 %
Male
84 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 33 votes.
Less than 1 year
18%
1-4 years
65%
5-9 years
18%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Skills That Affect Structural Designer Salaries

Microstation
▲6%

Engineering Design
▲1%

Microsoft Excel
▼0%

National Average
$55,000

autodesk autocad
▼3%

Autodesk Revit Structure
▼3%

AutoCAD
▼8%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 33 votes.

Gender

Female
16 %
Male
84 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 92%
dental benefits
Dental: 78%
vision benefits
Vision: 68%
no benefits
None: 8%
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