Earning $128K per year on average, Control Systems Engineers receive the most money, followed by Chemical Process Engineers ($106K), Process Engineers (approximately $103K), and Structural Engineers ($83K). Human Resources Generalists are among the lowest paid at a median salary of about $52K.
When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck (around $122K annually) can be spotted in Aliso Viejo, Calif.; Houston, Texas (about $108K), Lake Charles, La. ($88K), and Idaho Falls, Idaho ($87K) are the next top-paying cities. On the lower end is Austin, Texas at around $55K. Fluor Corporation workers in California earn the most — approximately $102K per year on average.
Years of Experience
Those who have five to nine years of work experience see average salaries of $75K annually. For those with one to four years of experience, median paychecks reach around $64K per year. Broken down by tenure, the largest share of Fluor Corporation employees (30 percent) have 10-19 years of experience and earn about $96K annually on average.
Certifications and Degrees
Professional Engineer License Holders earn $146K per year, far more than their non-accredited counterparts. Computer Aided Drafting and Design Certificate Holders with credentials can live quite comfortably; median salaries come in at $130K annually. Fluor Corporation provides the highest financial reward to those with a Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) — these employees rake in $120K per year.
The highest-paying skill to have may be Chemical Process Engineering; employees who claim proficiency also report a higher average salary of approximately $108K annually. Microsoft Excel is considered a run-of-the-mill skill; slightly more than a fifth of Fluor Corporation's people use it regularly. Many workers usually know Project Management, Engineering Design, and Microsoft Office as well.
Benefits and Perks
Almost all respondents participate in the company's 401(k) retirement savings plan. Fluor Corporation provides health insurance to a large number of survey participants, and a solid majority of respondents do receive dental coverage. Fluor Corporation employees also enjoy perks such as a casual working environment, life insurance, a company cell phone, flexible hours, and tuition reimbursement.