Average Salary for Peter Kiewit Sons', Inc. Employees

The median salary at Peter Kiewit Sons', Inc. is $69K annually. Though what you do at the company and where you live are influential salary factors for those at Peter Kiewit Sons', Inc., how long you've been working turns out to have the greatest impact on paycheck size. This overview is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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Peter Kiewit Sons', Inc. Median Salary by Job


Field Engineer
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Project Engineer
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Civil Engineer
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  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 20 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 507
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About This Company

United States of America 


Mining, Construction, Heavy and Civil Engineering Construction

Peter Kiewit Sons', Inc. pays its employees an average of $71,978 a year. Salaries at Peter Kiewit Sons', Inc. range from an average of $54,791 to $107,792 a year. Peter Kiewit Sons', Inc. employees with the job title Vice President (VP), General Manager make the most with an average annual salary of $187,232, while employees with the title Marketing Coordinator make the least with an average annual salary of $35,474.

Years of Experience

Respondents who have been working for five to nine years make $77K per year on average. The largest slice of the Peter Kiewit Sons', Inc. workforce (32 percent) has been working for one to four years and earns, on average, approximately $63K annually.


Construction Project Managers are awarded the highest paychecks, with compensation nearing $110K per year on average; Construction Superintendents are next on the list, bringing in close to $84K, followed by Electrical Engineers earning around $74K and Project Engineers making about $73K. Among the lower-paid positions at Peter Kiewit Sons', Inc. are Civil Engineers — the median salary for this role approaches $61K.


When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck (approximately $90K annually) can be spotted in Kansas City, Mo.; Lenexa, Kan. (about $75K), Los Angeles, Calif. ($72K), and Houston, Texas ($71K) are the next top-paying cities. Those interested in increasing earning potential should avoid the city of Phoenix, Ariz. — at around $65K, salaries are some of the lowest in the country. Within the firm, employees working in California take home the most — $74K per year on average.

Certifications and Degrees

Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation Specialists have significantly higher pay than non-accredited workers at $93K annually. On average, salaries rise to around $91K per year for accredited ACI Concrete Certifications. It pays to have a Bachelor of Science in Construction Engineering at Peter Kiewit Sons', Inc. — these employees make the most at $103K annually.


The highest-paying skill to have may be Contractor Management; employees who claim proficiency also report a higher average salary of about $84K per year. Folks here also tend to know Microsoft Excel; on the survey, over a third of workers named it in their skills portfolios. Other top skills include Project Management, Construction Estimating, and Microsoft Office.


At Peter Kiewit Sons', Inc., there are significantly more males who responded to the survey than females — the male-to-female ratio is more than 3 to 1.

Benefits and Perks

The benefits packages at Peter Kiewit Sons', Inc. can sometimes lack paid time off; 37 percent get paid vacation days, and one in six respondents receive paid sick leave. Most survey participants save for retirement through Peter Kiewit Sons', Inc.'s 401(k) plan. Nearly all workers report having health insurance, and the vast majority of employees report having dental coverage. Peter Kiewit Sons', Inc. employees also enjoy perks such as a company cell phone, life insurance, tuition reimbursement, and relocation expenses.

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Key Stats for Peter Kiewit Sons', Inc.


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77 %
$51,039 - $78,402
$56,763 - $89,872

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 166 votes.
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more
$56,039 - $84,113
$53,154 - $89,571
$58,073 - $79,786

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