Average Mid-Career Project Engineer with Microsoft Office Skills Salary in Seattle, Washington

$78,467
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$2,966
Bonus
$4,500
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The average salary for a Mid-Career Project Engineer with Microsoft Office skills in Seattle, Washington is $78,467.
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$62k
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$101k
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MEDIAN $78,467
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United States (change)
Salary
$62k - $101k
Bonus
$970 - $6k
Profit Sharing
$1k - $7k
Total Pay
$65k - $104k

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Job Description for Project Engineer

Project Engineer Tasks
  • Utilize engineering knowledge for project management; estimate timelines and schedules; anticipate risks and costs related to the technical aspects of the project.
  • Coordinate and communicate between various areas; supervise and train project staff as needed.
  • Plan and organize technical projects from conception to completion.

Career Paths

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Project Engineer
Project Manager, Engineering
More common (> 20%)
Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
Less common (< 8%)

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Popular Skills for Project Engineer

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

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 $61,274 based on 21 salaries. An early career Project Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $65,578 based on 85 salaries. An experienced Project Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $86,100 based on 16 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $115,862.
Employees with Project Engineer in their job title in Houston, Texas earn an average of 10.4% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in New York, New York (4.9% more) and Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (0.7% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Dallas, Texas (11.6% less), San Diego, California (5.0% less) and Denver, Colorado (3.0% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 129 survey responses.
Entry Level
16.3%
Early Career
65.9%
Experienced
12.4%
Late Career
5.4%