$64,187
Avg. Salary
$20.25
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

$5,236

Bonus

$850

Profit Sharing

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The average pay for a Project Engineer in Chattanooga, Tennessee is $20.25 per hour.

The average pay for a Project Engineer in Chattanooga, Tennessee is $64,187 per year.

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MEDIAN $64,187
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Salary $49,443 - $88,395
Bonus $970 - $10,342
Profit Sharing $850
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$48,427 - $96,088
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 16 Apr 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 42

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 their work, and they may be the customer's technical point of contact as well. These engineers typically work alongside other engineers in an office setting, with regular travel to project sites potentially needed as well. These professionals generally work during regular business hours, although additional and/or alternative hours may be required depending on project deadlines and the needs of the business.

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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.

About Chattanooga, Tennessee

Hamilton County, Tennessee
176,597
Male:
83,640 (47.4%)
Female:
92,957 (52.6%)
Chattanooga is a city in the U.S. state of Tennessee, with a population of 176,588 in 2015. The fourth-largest city in Tennessee, it is on the Tennessee River 135 miles (217 km) southeast of Nashville, 120 miles (190 km) northeast of Huntsville, Alabama, and 148 miles (238 km) northeast of Birmingham, Alabama. Chattanooga abuts the Georgia border and there are three major interstate highways in its vicinity: I-24, I-75, and I-59. The city lies between the Appalachian Mountains and the Cumberland Plateau, surrounded by mountains and ridges. The official nickname for Chattanooga is the Scenic City, reinforced by the city's reputation for outdoor activities. Unofficial nicknames include River City, Chatt, Nooga, Chattown, and Gig City, referencing Chattanooga's claims that it has the fastest internet service in the Western Hemisphere. Chattanooga is internationally known for the 1941 song "Chattanooga Choo Choo" by Glenn Miller and his orchestra. Chattanooga is home to the University of Tennessee...
Chattanooga:
$40,004
Tennessee:
$47,275
$764
Chattanooga:
$151,400
Tennessee:
$150,600
5.3%

Project Engineer Job Listings

Key Stats for Project Engineer

Gender

Female
9 %
Male
91 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 6 votes.
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
54%
5-9 years
30%
10-19 years
4%
20 years or more
7%

Experience Affects Project Engineer Salaries

Mid-Career
▲15%

National Average
$66,000

Entry-Level
▼12%

Skills That Affect Project Engineer Salaries

Microsoft Word
▲31%

Microsoft Project
▲28%

Engineering Design
▲28%

Project Management
▲23%

Microsoft Excel
▲15%

Microsoft Office
▲14%

SolidWorks
▲7%

National Average
$66,000

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 6 votes.

Gender

Female
9 %
Male
91 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
54%
5-9 years
30%
10-19 years
4%
20 years or more
7%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 90%
dental benefits
Dental: 71%
vision benefits
Vision: 67%
no benefits
None: 7%