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

$74,541
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$4,000
Bonus
$6,500
Commission
$2,500
Profit Sharing
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The average salary for a Project Engineer with Project Management skills in San Diego, California is $74,541.
10%
$58k
MEDIAN
$75k
90%
$108k
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Salary
$58k - $108k
Bonus
$510 - $10k
Profit Sharing
$500 - $8k
Commission
$0 - $7k
Total Pay
$54k - $110k

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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 $62,492 based on 7 salaries. An early career Project Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $68,546 based on 108 salaries. A mid-career Project Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $84,758 based on 52 salaries. An experienced Project Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $100,175 based on 19 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $117,916.
Employees with Project Engineer in their job title in Houston, Texas earn an average of 11.3% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in San Francisco, California (0.0% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Denver, Colorado (8.9% less), Chicago, Illinois (8.7% less) and Seattle, Washington (4.4% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 199 survey responses.
Entry Level
3.5%
Early Career
54.3%
Mid Career
26.1%
Experienced
9.5%
Late Career
6.5%