The average salary for a Project Engineer with Project Management skills in Charlotte, North Carolina is $65,849.
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Job Description for Project Engineer
Project engineers oversee technical staff on engineering projects within their company, ensuring that projects are completed on schedule, within budget and within project specifications. They coordinate efforts among staff and ensure that effective communication exists among the various divisions or staffs involved in projects, as well as ensure resource allocation is effective, efficient and sufficient to complete the project. Project engineers use their expertise as an engineer throughout thei…Read more
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Popular Skills for Project Engineer
Skills in Engineering Design and Autodesk AutoCAD are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Microsoft Word, Microsoft Office and Microsoft Excel.
Pay by Experience Level for Project Engineer
An early career Project Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $62,704 based on 48 salaries. A mid-career Project Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $67,329 based on 36 salaries. An experienced Project Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $84,600 based on 12 salaries.
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Employees with Project Engineer in their job title in Houston, Texas earn an average of 25.8% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in San Diego, California (12.4% more) and Los Angeles, California (10.6% more).
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