$70,678
Avg. Salary
$27.19
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

$2,925

Bonus

$3,041

Profit Sharing

$50,000

Commission

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for a Project Engineer in Los Angeles, California is $27.19 per hour.

The average pay for a Project Engineer in Los Angeles, California is $70,678 per year.

10%
$17.65
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$27.19
50%
$50.23
90%
90%
MEDIAN $27.19
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$51k
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50%
$99k
90%
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MEDIAN $70,678
$50,886 - $98,781
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$99K
MEDIAN: $70,678
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$0$102K
Salary $50,886 - $98,781
Bonus $582 - $9,274
Profit Sharing $0.00 - $9,091
Commission $50,000
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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$48,699 - $102,477
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 20 May 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 461
Hourly Data $0$67
Hourly Rate $17.65 - $50.23
Overtime $26.91 - $67.47
Annual Data $0$102K
Bonus $582 - $9,274
Commission $50,000
Profit Sharing $0.00 - $9,091
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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$48,699 - $102,477
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 20 May 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 75

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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Popular Employer Salaries for Project Engineer

About Los Angeles, California

Los Angeles County, California
3,971,896
Male:
1,958,998 (49.3%)
Female:
2,012,898 (50.7%)
Los Angeles (/lɒs ˈændʒəlᵻs/, Spanish for "The Angels"), officially the City of Los Angeles and often known by its initials L.A., is the second-most populous city in the United States after New York City, the most populous city in California, and the county seat of Los Angeles County. Situated in Southern California, Los Angeles is known for its mediterranean climate, ethnic diversity, sprawling metropolis, and as a major center of the American entertainment industry. Los Angeles lies in a large coastal basin surrounded on three sides by mountains reaching up to and over 10,000 feet (3,000 m). Historically home to the Chumash and Tongva, Los Angeles was claimed by Juan Rodríguez Cabrillo for Spain in 1542 along with the rest of what would become Alta California. The city was officially founded on September 4, 1781, by Spanish governor Felipe de Neve. It became a part of Mexico in 1821 following the Mexican...
Los Angeles:
$52,024
California:
$64,500
$1,271
Los Angeles:
$542,100
California:
$449,100
4.8%

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 $65,000 based on 156 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 $80,000 based on 47 salaries. An experienced Project Engineer which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $87,000 based on 25 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 $130,000 based on 9 salaries.

Key Stats for Project Engineer

Gender

Female
30 %
Male
70 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 84 votes.
Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
57%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
10%
20 years or more
5%

Experience Affects Project Engineer Salaries

Late-Career
▲83%

▲22%

▲12%

National Average
$71,000

▼8%

Skills That Affect Project Engineer Salaries

▲7%


National Average
$71,000


▼5%


SolidWorks
▼5%






Windows NT / 2000 / XP Networking
▼10%

AutoDesk
▼13%

Autodesk Software
▼15%


Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 84 votes.

Gender

Female
30 %
Male
70 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
57%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
10%
20 years or more
5%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 88%
dental benefits
Dental: 74%
vision benefits
Vision: 61%
no benefits
None: 11%