Average Entry-Level Project Engineer, Manufacturing Salary

$60,663
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$6,525
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The average salary for an Entry-Level Project Engineer, Manufacturing is $60,663.
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$49k
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$61k
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$76k
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MEDIAN $60,663
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Salary
$49k - $76k
Bonus
$0 - $7k
Total Pay
$47k - $75k

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Job Description for Project Engineer, Manufacturing

Project Engineer, Manufacturing Tasks
  • Train staff on equipment and procedures.
  • Develop, implement and document new product specifications and detailed assembly instructions.
  • Analyze and provide solutions for issues with work assignments, machine capacity, production schedules, and anticipated delays.
  • Lead manufacturing engineering projects.

Career Paths

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Popular Skills for Project Engineer, Manufacturing

Skills in Microsoft Office are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Microsoft Excel, Engineering Design, Computer Aided Drafting & Design (CADD) and Autodesk AutoCAD.

Pay by Experience Level for Project Engineer, Manufacturing

An early career Project Engineer, Manufacturing with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $67,883 based on 76 salaries. A mid-career Project Engineer, Manufacturing with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $77,314 based on 46 salaries. An experienced Project Engineer, Manufacturing with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $82,048 based on 42 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $96,521.

Years of Experience

This data is based on 186 survey responses.
Early Career
40.9%
Mid Career
24.7%
Experienced
22.6%
Late Career
11.8%