Average Experienced Project Engineer Salary in San Francisco, California

$92,913
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$2,500
Bonus
$1,000
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The average salary for an Experienced Project Engineer in San Francisco, California is $92,913.
10%
$67k
MEDIAN
$93k
90%
$132k
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Salary
$67k - $132k
Bonus
$0 - $30k
Profit Sharing
$0 - $1k
Total Pay
$68k - $138k

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Popular Skills for Project Engineer

Skills in Project Management are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Autodesk AutoCAD, Microsoft Excel, Engineering Design 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 $70,889 based on 48 salaries. An early career Project Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $72,736 based on 215 salaries. A mid-career Project Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $85,232 based on 61 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $90,000.
Employees with Project Engineer in their job title in Houston, Texas earn an average of 17.2% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Seattle, Washington (4.4% more) and San Diego, California (3.2% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Denver, Colorado (14.4% less), Chicago, Illinois (5.9% less) and Los Angeles, California (1.4% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 331 survey responses.
Entry Level
14.5%
Early Career
65.0%
Mid Career
18.4%
Late Career
2.1%