Average Mid-Career Project Engineer Salary in St. Louis, Missouri

$75,362
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$2,948
Bonus
$4,000
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The average salary for a Mid-Career Project Engineer in St. Louis, Missouri is $75,362.
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$64k
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$75k
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$88k
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MEDIAN $75,362
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Salary
$64k - $88k
Bonus
$974 - $11k
Profit Sharing
$3k - $8k
Total Pay
$63k - $97k

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Job Description for Project Engineer

Career Paths

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Project Engineer
Project Manager, (Unspecified Type / Gen...
Project Manager, Engineering
Senior Project Engineer
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Less common (< 8%)

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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 Construction Estimating, Microsoft Office, 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 $57,360 based on 22 salaries. An early career Project Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $60,908 based on 135 salaries. An experienced Project Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $82,166 based on 25 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $80,473.
Employees with Project Engineer in their job title in Houston, Texas earn an average of 16.6% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in New York, New York (12.7% more) and San Diego, California (11.1% more).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 190 survey responses.
Entry Level
11.6%
Early Career
71.1%
Experienced
13.2%
Late Career
4.2%