Average Project Engineer, IT Salary

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The average salary for a Project Engineer, IT is $75,963.
MEDIAN $75,963
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$53k - $101k
$509 - $9k
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$450 - $5k
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$50k - $104k

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Job Description for Project Engineer, IT

Project Engineer, IT Tasks
  • Develop information technology project proposals, objectives, requirements and deliverables.
  • May provide main technical point of contact for customers.
  • Maintain project schedule and costs through regular monitoring, coordination and problem solving.
  • Plan, direct and coordinate efforts of technical workers.

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Career Paths

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Popular Skills for Project Engineer, IT

Skills in Project Management, Construction Estimating, Engineering Design and Software Installation & Upgrade are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Network Management / Administration.

Pay by Experience Level for Project Engineer, IT

An entry-level Project Engineer, IT with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $63,383 based on 5 salaries. An early career Project Engineer, IT with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $70,055 based on 35 salaries. A mid-career Project Engineer, IT with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $81,754 based on 37 salaries. An experienced Project Engineer, IT with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $85,917 based on 25 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $78,000.

Pay Difference by Location

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Employees with Project Engineer, IT in their job title in Houston, Texas earn an average of 22.9% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in San Jose, California (18.5% more) and New York, New York (18.5% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Omaha, Nebraska (7.8% less).

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