$65,733
Avg. Salary
$27.13
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

$2,553

Bonus

$1,750

Profit Sharing

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for a Project Engineer in Denver, Colorado is $27.13 per hour.

The average pay for a Project Engineer in Denver, Colorado is $65,733 per year.

10%
$19.21
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$27.13
50%
$38.69
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MEDIAN $27.13
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$52k
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$86k
90%
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MEDIAN $65,733
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MEDIAN: $65,733
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$0$87K
Salary $52,216 - $85,887
Bonus $919 - $6,130
Profit Sharing $258 - $8,074
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$52,372 - $87,744
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 12 May 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 395
Hourly Data $0$51
Hourly Rate $19.21 - $38.69
Overtime $28.92 - $51.62
Annual Data $0$87K
Bonus $919 - $6,130
Profit Sharing $258 - $8,074
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$52,372 - $87,744
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 12 May 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 34

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.

Popular Employer Salaries for Project Engineer

About Denver, Colorado

Denver County, Colorado
682,545
Male:
341,137 (50.0%)
Female:
341,408 (50.0%)
Denver (/ˈdɛnvər/), officially the City and County of Denver, is the capital and most populous municipality of the U.S. state of Colorado. Denver is located in the South Platte River Valley on the western edge of the High Plains just east of the Front Range of the Rocky Mountains. The Denver downtown district is located immediately east of the confluence of Cherry Creek with the South Platte River, approximately 12 mi (19 km) east of the foothills of the Rocky Mountains. Denver is nicknamed the Mile-High City because its official elevation is exactly one mile (5,280 ft or 1,610 m) above sea level, making it one of the highest major cities in the United States. The 105th meridian west of Greenwich, the longitudinal reference for the Mountain Time Zone, passes directly through Denver Union Station. Denver is ranked as a Beta- world city by the Globalization and World Cities Research Network. With a 2015 estimated...
Denver:
$58,003
Colorado:
$63,909
$1,094
Denver:
$316,700
Colorado:
$283,800
3.2%

Project Engineer Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for Project Engineer

Pay by Experience for a Project Engineer has a positive trend. An entry-level Project Engineer with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $61,000 based on 133 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Project Engineer with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $77,000 based on 55 salaries. An experienced Project Engineer which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $76,000 based on 16 salaries. A Project Engineer with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $117,000 based on 13 salaries.

Key Stats for Project Engineer

Gender

Female
23 %
Male
77 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 81 votes.
Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
53%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
9%
20 years or more
3%

Experience Affects Project Engineer Salaries

Late-Career
▲75%

▲15%

▲14%

National Average
$67,000

▼9%

Skills That Affect Project Engineer Salaries

Energy / Utilities
▲23%

Autodesk AutoCAD Civil 3d
▲20%


National Average
$67,000


Project Management
▼3%




▼6%



Microsoft Project
▼9%

AutoDesk
▼9%

Autodesk Software
▼10%

Project
▼15%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 81 votes.

Gender

Female
23 %
Male
77 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
53%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
9%
20 years or more
3%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 93%
dental benefits
Dental: 82%
vision benefits
Vision: 70%
no benefits
None: 7%