Average Salary for Peter Kiewit Sons', Inc. Employees

An average Peter Kiewit Sons', Inc. employee can expect to make $70K annually. For the most part, employee paychecks at Peter Kiewit Sons', Inc. fluctuate depending on how long you've been working; your city and your job title also matter, but to a lesser degree. The data for this report comes from responses to the PayScale salary survey.

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Peter Kiewit Sons', Inc. Median Salary by Job


Field Engineer
29 profiles

Project Engineer
23 profiles

Construction Superintendent
19 profiles

United States (change)

Civil Engineer
15 profiles

Field Engineer, Construction
9 profiles

Construction Estimator
7 profiles

Electrical Engineer
7 profiles

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  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 16 Nov 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 261
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About This Company

United States of America 


Mining, Construction, Heavy and Civil Engineering Construction

Source: Freebase

Years of Experience

Those who have five to nine years of work experience see average salaries of $79K per year. The largest slice of the Peter Kiewit Sons', Inc. workforce (35 percent) has been working for one to four years and earns, on average, around $63K annually.


When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck ($103K per year) can be spotted in Kansas City, Mo.; Lenexa, Kan. (approximately $77K), Los Angeles, Calif. ($74K), and Denver, Colo. (about $69K) are the next top-paying cities. Phoenix, Ariz. ranks low on the pay scale — at approximately $63K, it is one of the lowest-paid cities. By state, the highest pay levels are found in Missouri, where the average Peter Kiewit Sons', Inc. employee makes $90K annually.


The highest average salaries go to Construction Superintendents, who bring in close to $93K per year, though Commercial Construction Superintendents are not far behind at about $86K along with Project Engineers ($79K) and Electrical Engineers (around $73K). Peter Kiewit Sons', Inc. hands out some of the smallest paychecks to Civil Engineers ($62K on average).

Certifications and Degrees

Monetary compensation comes to around $94K annually for Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation Specialists, far surpassing the earnings of non-credentialed workers. On average, salaries rise to approximately $93K per year for accredited Certified Professional Engineers. Those with a Bachelor's Degree at Peter Kiewit Sons', Inc. come out on top, and their salaries approach $84K annually.


The highest-paying skill to have may be Contractor Management; employees who claim proficiency also report a higher average salary of about $77K per year. Folks here also tend to know Microsoft Excel; on the survey, over a third of workers named it in their skills portfolios. Employees also tend to round out their skills sets with Project Management, Construction Estimating, and Microsoft Office.

Benefits and Perks

A solid majority of survey participants contribute to 401(k) savings accounts sponsored by the firm. Health insurance is part of the package for the vast majority of survey participants, and for almost all employees, dental coverage is too. Perks also include a company cell phone, life insurance, relocation expenses, tuition reimbursement, and company car / automobile.

Peter Kiewit Sons', Inc. Job Listings

Key Stats for Peter Kiewit Sons', Inc.


26 %
74 %
$52,223 - $78,073
$57,001 - $89,288

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 82 votes.
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more
$56,861 - $87,096
$57,313 - $82,348
$55,369 - $94,434
Bachelor of Science, Mechanical Engineering (BSME)
$51,221 - $85,106

Popular Locations for Peter Kiewit Sons', Inc.

  1. Omaha, Nebraska
  2. Denver, Colorado
  3. Lenexa, Kansas
  4. Phoenix, Arizona
  5. Houston, Texas
  6. Kansas City, Missouri
  7. Seattle, Washington

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