Average Early-Career Project Engineer, Construction Salary in San Diego, California

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The average salary for an Early-Career Project Engineer, Construction in San Diego, California is $66,973.
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$31k - $87k
$992 - $5k
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$0 - $832
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$40k - $87k

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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 Microsoft Office, Autodesk AutoCAD and Contractor Management are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Microsoft Excel and Project Management.
Employees with Project Engineer, Construction in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 10.1% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Los Angeles, California (3.8% more) and San Jose, California (3.0% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Dallas, Texas (8.6% less), Chicago, Illinois (8.4% less) and Denver, Colorado (6.7% less).

Years of Experience

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Mid Career