Average Project Engineer Salary in Minneapolis, Minnesota

$67,761
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$3,909
Bonus
$2,500
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The average salary for a Project Engineer in Minneapolis, Minnesota is $67,761.
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MEDIAN $67,761
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Salary
$55k - $90k
Bonus
$515 - $10k
Profit Sharing
$509 - $13k
Total Pay
$55k - $96k

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Job Description for Project Engineer

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

Career Paths

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Project Engineer
Project Manager, (Unspecified Type / Gen...
Project Manager, Engineering
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Popular Skills for Project Engineer

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

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 $60,250 based on 18 salaries. An early career Project Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $65,361 based on 117 salaries. A mid-career Project Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $74,697 based on 56 salaries. An experienced Project Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $92,089 based on 28 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $82,741.
Employees with Project Engineer in their job title in Houston, Texas earn an average of 16.4% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in San Diego, California (8.3% more) and Los Angeles, California (4.5% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Denver, Colorado (2.6% less) and Chicago, Illinois (1.5% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 228 survey responses.
Entry Level
7.9%
Early Career
51.3%
Mid Career
24.6%
Experienced
12.3%
Late Career
3.9%