The average salary for an Entry-Level Structural Engineer is $57,681 per year.
Entry-Level Structural Engineer Total Pay (?
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$46,402 - $72,425
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72K
MEDIAN: $57,681
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Entry-Level Structural Engineer Total Pay (?
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$19.44 - $35.42
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MEDIAN: $26.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$26K$52K$78K
Salary
$46,402 - $72,425  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,063  
Profit Sharing
$491.83 - $5,078  
Commission
$0.00 - $1,500  
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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$46,091 - $75,043  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 21 Apr 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 2,830
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$15$30$45
Hourly Rate
$19.44 - $35.42  
   
Overtime
$24.04 - $43.17  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$30K$60K$90K
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,063  
   
Commission
$0.00 - $1,500  
Profit Sharing
$491.83 - $5,078  
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).
)
$46,091 - $75,043  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 21 Apr 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 2,830
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Skills That Affect Entry-Level Structural Engineer Salaries

ANSYS
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STAAD
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Gender
Female
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Male
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Common Health Benefits
medical benefits Medical: 90% dental benefits Dental: 72%
vision benefits Vision: 54% employee benefits None: 9%
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