$90,028
Avg. Salary
$48.12
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

$4,250

Bonus

$3,449

Profit Sharing

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for a Senior Project Engineer with Technical Writing skills is $48.12 per hour.

The average pay for a Senior Project Engineer with Technical Writing skills is $90,028 per year.

$28.51
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$48.12
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$69.04
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MEDIAN $48.12
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MEDIAN $90,028
$70,843 - $117,358
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$0$124K
Salary $70,843 - $117,358
Bonus $970 - $10,252
Profit Sharing $0.00 - $11,920
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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$71,969 - $124,075
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 16 Feb 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 165
Hourly Data $0$69
Hourly Rate $28.51 - $69.04
Overtime $29.20 - $57.70
Annual Data $0$124K
Bonus $970 - $10,252
Profit Sharing $0.00 - $11,920
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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$71,969 - $124,075
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 16 Feb 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 11

Job Description for Senior Project Engineer

Also known as a lead project engineer, a senior project engineer oversees operating processes. These processes are used by companies making products and completing projects of various types, including construction, industrial, and environmental. The senior project engineer watches over the efforts of technical personal as they perform their aspects of a project, oversees the needs of clients, and provides ways to improve processes.

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Senior Project Engineer Tasks
  • Interpret specifications and project plans to organize, estimate, and schedule project efforts.
  • Document and analyze project needs, goals, and objectives.
  • Track budget and schedule, making adjustments to reach goals.
  • Liaise with all relevant staff, contractors, suppliers, and others to coordinate work.

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Pay by Experience Level for Senior Project Engineer

Pay by Experience for a Senior Project Engineer has a positive trend. An entry-level Senior Project Engineer with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $80,000 based on 15 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Senior 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 $87,000 based on 43 salaries. An experienced Senior Project Engineer which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $100,000 based on 33 salaries. A Senior 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 $108,000 based on 21 salaries.

Key Stats for Senior Project Engineer

Gender

Female
18 %
Male
82 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 38 votes.
1-4 years
12%
5-9 years
32%
10-19 years
32%
20 years or more
24%

Experience Affects Senior Project Engineer Salaries

Late-Career
▲16%

Experienced
▲8%

National Average
$93,000

Mid-Career
▼7%

Entry-Level
▼15%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 38 votes.

Gender

Female
18 %
Male
82 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
12%
5-9 years
32%
10-19 years
32%
20 years or more
24%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 93%
dental benefits
Dental: 82%
vision benefits
Vision: 75%
no benefits
None: 7%