Average Early-Career Project Engineer Salary in Atlanta, Georgia

$61,283
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$3,200
Bonus
$1,750
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The average salary for an Early-Career Project Engineer in Atlanta, Georgia is $61,283.
10%
$47k
MEDIAN
$61k
90%
$76k
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Salary
$47k - $76k
Bonus
$690 - $9k
Profit Sharing
$206 - $11k
Total Pay
$48k - $80k

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Popular Skills for Project Engineer

Skills in Project Management are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Microsoft Office, Microsoft Excel, Autodesk AutoCAD and Engineering Design.

Pay by Experience Level for Project Engineer

An entry-level Project Engineer with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $56,926 based on 45 salaries. A mid-career Project Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $74,191 based on 64 salaries. An experienced Project Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $76,714 based on 34 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $85,000.
Employees with Project Engineer in their job title in Houston, Texas earn an average of 15.7% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Los Angeles, California (12.9% more) and San Diego, California (11.1% more).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 156 survey responses.
Entry Level
28.8%
Mid Career
41.0%
Experienced
21.8%
Late Career
8.3%