Average Project Engineer, Construction Salary in San Diego, California

$67,244
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$3,000
Bonus
$832
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The average salary for a Project Engineer, Construction in San Diego, California is $67,244.
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$41k
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$67k
90%
$85k
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Salary
$41k - $85k
Bonus
$0 - $8k
Profit Sharing
$0 - $832
Total Pay
$42k - $85k

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Job Description for Project Engineer, Construction

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.
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).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 25 survey responses.
Early Career
68.0%
Mid Career
32.0%