Average Entry-Level Project Engineer Salary in Seattle, Washington

$61,285
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$1,961
Bonus
$2,500
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The average salary for an Entry-Level Project Engineer in Seattle, Washington is $61,285.
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MEDIAN $61,285
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Salary
$49k - $71k
Bonus
$494 - $5k
Profit Sharing
$2k - $6k
Total Pay
$44k - $72k

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Job Description for Project Engineer

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Popular Skills for Project Engineer

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

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 $66,416 based on 309 salaries. A mid-career Project Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $79,087 based on 109 salaries. An experienced Project Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $95,628 based on 50 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $115,533.
Employees with Project Engineer in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 15.2% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Los Angeles, California (3.6% more) and Houston, Texas (2.0% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Atlanta, Georgia (7.5% less), Denver, Colorado (2.3% less) and Chicago, Illinois (2.1% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 488 survey responses.
Early Career
63.3%
Mid Career
22.3%
Experienced
10.2%
Late Career
4.1%