The average salary for a Project Engineer at The Boeing Company is $114,929.
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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
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.
Popular Employer Salaries for Project Engineer
The top respondents for the job title Project Engineer are from the companies Turner Construction Company, Jacobs Engineering Group Inc and Lockheed Martin Corp. Reported salaries are highest at Turner Construction Company where the average pay is $76,806. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include Peter Kiewit Sons', Inc. and Lockheed Martin Corp, earning around $76,434 and $76,190, respectively. Whiting-Turner pays the lowest at around $61,695. Walsh Construction Co. and Quest Global also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying $62,592 and $63,202, respectively.
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Popular Skills for Project Engineer
Skills in Engineering Design and Microsoft Office are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Microsoft Project and Project Management.
Pay by Experience Level for Project Engineer
A mid-career Project Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $97,959 based on 8 salaries. An experienced Project Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $116,480 based on 14 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $123,740.
Pay Difference by Location
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Employees with Project Engineer in their job title in Everett, Washington earn an average of 10.6% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Seattle, Washington (8.8% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma (26.0% less).
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