Entry-Level Structural Engineer Salary
Median pay for Entry-Level Structural Engineers is around $60K annually. The range in cash compensation to Entry-Level Structural Engineers ($49K to $76K) includes potential earnings of $6K each from bonuses and profit sharing in exceptional cases. The specific employer is the biggest factor affecting pay for this group, followed by geography. Male Entry-Level Structural Engineers far outnumber their female contemporaries among those who completed the questionnaire. The majority of workers are highly satisfied with their job. Most enjoy medical while a strong majority get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to a majority. The information for this snapshot was generated by responses to the PayScale salary survey.
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Popular Employer Salaries for Structural Engineer
Well-known firms with a reputation for hiring numerous Entry-Level Structural Engineers include URS Corporation Inc., The Boeing Company, Kpff Consulting Engineers, Inc., Aecom Corporation, and Thornton-Tomasetti Group, Inc. Pay for Entry-Level Structural Engineers is best at Walter P. Moore, which offers a median salary of $73K. However, the highest reported salaries don't seem to be much higher than the lowest ones; the pay range here runs from $47K to $79K. Entry-Level Structural Engineers will also find cushy salaries at Arup Pty Ltd (+$73K), The Boeing Company (+$71K), and Aecom Corporation (+$71K).
Pay for Entry-Level Structural Engineers is the lowest at SSOE, Inc., which has a median salary of $53K. In addition, there's little room to grow there, with salaries maxing out at $59K. Workers at Kpff Consulting Engineers, Inc., DCI Engineers, and URS Corporation Inc. also face smaller salaries than the rest of the field — average earnings for these employers come to $61K, $61K, and $62K respectively.
Pay Difference by Location
Home to some of the best pay for Entry-Level Structural Engineers, San Francisco offers exceptional salaries, 14 percent above the national average. Entry-Level Structural Engineers can also look forward to large paychecks in cities like New York (+10 percent), Dallas (+8 percent), Boston (+7 percent), and Houston (+6 percent). The smallest paychecks in the market, 5 percent south of the national average, can be found in Denver.