The average salary for a Project Engineer, Construction in San Diego, California is $67,244.
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Job Description for Project Engineer, Construction
Construction projects are typically massive undertakings, and it is the construction project engineer's job to coordinate the construction team to effectively and safely turn blueprints into finished structures. The construction project engineer is responsible for the oversight of most major aspects of construction work, including organizing the acquisition of materials, equipment and workers; planning for costs; managing the project so that it is within budget; executing the actual construction…Read more
Project Engineer, Construction Tasks
- Utilize engineering knowledge for construction project management; estimate timelines and schedules; anticipate risks and costs related to the technical aspects of the project.
- May be responsible for bid analysis, constructability reviews, and permit processing.
- Coordinate and communicate between various sites and teams; supervise and train construction project staff as needed.
- Plan and organize construction engineering projects from conception to completion.
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Popular Skills for Project Engineer, Construction
Skills in Construction Estimating and Autodesk AutoCAD are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Microsoft Office, Microsoft Excel and Project Management.
Pay by Experience Level for Project Engineer, Construction
An early career Project Engineer, Construction with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $66,973 based on 17 salaries. A mid-career Project Engineer, Construction with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $72,163 based on 8 salaries.
Pay Difference by Location
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Employees with Project Engineer, Construction in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 10.5% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in New York, New York (5.6% more) and San Jose, California (4.4% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Chicago, Illinois (7.2% less) and Portland, Oregon (3.0% less).
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