Experienced Structural Engineer Salary (United States)

The average pay for an Experienced Structural Engineer is $80,952 per year. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Project and SAP2000.
Experienced Structural Engineer Total Pay (?
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$61,078 - $109,799
(Median)
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110K
MEDIAN: $80,951
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Experienced Structural Engineer Total Pay (?
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$29.92 - $60.71
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $39.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$61,078 - $109,799  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $9,977  
Profit Sharing
$984 - $19,637  
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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$62,452 - $116,380  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 Aug 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 847
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$29.92 - $60.71  
   
Overtime
$30.11 - $59.58  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $9,977  
   
Profit Sharing
$984 - $19,637  
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).
)
$62,452 - $116,380  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 Aug 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 847
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Pay Difference By Location

Houston
up arrow 34%
New York
up arrow 30%
Chicago
up arrow 14%
San Francisco
up arrow 12%
Seattle
up arrow 8%
Denver
up arrow 2%
National Average
$83,000
Cincinnati
up arrow 4%
St. Louis
up arrow 5%
Charlotte
up arrow 5%
Greenville
up arrow 7%
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Skills That Affect Experienced Structural Engineer Salaries

Project
up arrow 12%
SAP2000
up arrow 11%
STAAD
up arrow 8%
Matlab
up arrow 3%
Project Management
0%
Autocad 2000i
0%
National Average
$83,000
Engineering Design
up arrow 1%
Microsoft Excel
up arrow 1%
Autodesk Revit Structure
up arrow 1%
Windows Operating System General Use
up arrow 1%
Mathcad
up arrow 1%
Microsoft Office
up arrow 2%
AutoDesk
up arrow 2%
Microsoft Word
up arrow 3%
AutoCAD
up arrow 4%

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Gender

Female
13%
female alumni
 
Male
87%
male alumni

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 90% dental benefits Dental: 69%
vision benefits Vision: 48% employee benefits None: 9%
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