Entry-Level Project Engineer, Construction Salary

For Entry-Level Construction Project Engineers, yearly average wages total $58K annually. In the world of Entry-Level Construction Project Engineers, overall cash allowance can occasionally include more than $6K from bonuses and, in some exceptional cases, $5K from profit sharing, causing incomes to vary widely between $44K and $77K. Nearly all enjoy medical while most get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to the greater part. Male Entry-Level Construction Project Engineers far outnumber their female contemporaries among those who completed the questionnaire. Most workers in this position report high levels of job satisfaction. The information for this snapshot was generated by responses to the PayScale salary survey.

$45,403 - $74,688
$45K
$58K
$75K
MEDIAN: $58,065
10%
50%
90%

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$14.73 - $30.21
$15
$21
$30
MEDIAN: $20.88
10%
50%
90%

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$0$77K
Salary $45,403 - $74,688
Bonus $494.58 - $6,304
Profit Sharing $-0.49 - $5,454
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$43,976 - $77,082
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 16 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 527
Hourly Data $0$42
Hourly Rate $14.73 - $30.21
Hourly Tips $0.83
Overtime $20.22 - $42.40
Annual Data $0$77K
Bonus $494.58 - $6,304
Profit Sharing $-0.49 - $5,454
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$43,976 - $77,082
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 16 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 51

Project Engineer, Construction Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $58,515

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Entry-Level Construction Project Engineers can earn above-average salaries when they head west to California. Specifically, San Jose, San Francisco, and Los Angeles represent the three top-paying cities for Entry-Level Construction Project Engineers in the United States. Location is a huge contributor to overall pay, with Entry-Level Construction Project Engineers in Raleigh earning a whopping 26 percent below the national average. Employers pay around 18 percent less in Atlanta and 7 percent less in Chicago, below-median salaries for those in this field.

Project Engineer, Construction Advice

Q: What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?

Project Engineer, Construction in Lakemoor:
"Be ready."
Keep detailed records. Document everything you do. Report the facts only.

Key Stats for Project Engineer, Construction

Gender

Female
18 %
Male
82 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 90 votes.
Less than 1 year
16%
1-4 years
72%
5-9 years
12%

Skills That Affect Project Engineer, Construction Salaries



▲2%

Contract Management
▲1%


Job Scheduling
▼0%

autodesk autocad
▼0%

Windows Operating System General Use
▼0%

National Average
$59,000

Project Management
▼1%

Microsoft Office
▼1%

Microsoft Excel
▼1%

▼4%

Matlab
▼5%

AutoDesk
▼6%

AutoCAD
▼8%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 90 votes.

Gender

Female
18 %
Male
82 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 92%
dental benefits
Dental: 82%
vision benefits
Vision: 66%
no benefits
None: 6%