Average Project Engineer with Project Management Skills Salary in San Jose, California

$76,229
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$3,500
Bonus
$5,088
Profit Sharing
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The average salary for a Project Engineer with Project Management skills in San Jose, California is $76,229.
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MEDIAN $76,229
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Salary
$59k - $99k
Bonus
$503 - $14k
Profit Sharing
$1k - $15k
Total Pay
$53k - $101k

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Popular Skills for Project Engineer

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

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 $70,674 based on 14 salaries. An early career Project Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $74,389 based on 65 salaries. A mid-career Project Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $91,002 based on 28 salaries. An experienced Project Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $97,223 based on 5 salaries.
Employees with Project Engineer in their job title in Houston, Texas earn an average of 8.7% more than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in Denver, Colorado (11.5% less), Chicago, Illinois (10.6% less) and Seattle, Washington (7.1% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 112 survey responses.
Entry Level
12.5%
Early Career
58.0%
Mid Career
25.0%
Experienced
4.5%