The average salary for a Project Engineer with Project Coordinating skills in San Diego, California is $68,601.
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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
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Popular Skills for Project Engineer
Skills in Project Management, Engineering Design and Microsoft Office are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Construction Estimating and Microsoft Excel.
Pay by Experience Level for Project Engineer
An early career Project Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $67,193 based on 20 salaries. A mid-career Project Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $86,108 based on 9 salaries.
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Employees with Project Engineer in their job title in Houston, Texas earn an average of 24.4% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Los Angeles, California (11.9% more) and New York, New York (10.2% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Denver, Colorado (5.7% less).
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