Salary for Certification: Certified Professional Engineer (PE)

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Gender Breakdown

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Male
86.3%
Salary:
$65k - $140k
Female
13.4%
Salary:
$63k - $125k

Job Satisfaction

Highly Satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
Based on 6,297 responses

Popular Schools for Certified Professional Engineer (PE) Certifications

Pay ranges for people with a Certified Professional Engineer (PE) certification by school.
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Popular Companies for Certified Professional Engineer (PE) Certifications

Pay ranges for people with a Certified Professional Engineer (PE) certification by employer.
$66k - $139k
$64k - $137k
$69k - $176k
$70k - $146k

Years of Experience

This data is based on 23,074 survey responses.
Mid Career
32.4%
Experienced
30.6%
Late Career
22.1%
Early Career
13.6%
Entry Level
1.4%