$90,529
Avg. Salary
$40.19
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

$5,024

Bonus

$3,130

Profit Sharing

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for a Senior Project Engineer with Microsoft Office skills is $40.19 per hour.

The median Senior Project Engineer has a base pay of $90,529. Salaries generally range from $72k to $119k. The median bonus is $5,024. Skills that can affect salary include Microsoft Office.
$27.72
10%
$40.19
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$58.17
90%
MEDIAN $40.19
$72k
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$91k
50%
$119k
90%
MEDIAN $90,529
$71,978 - $118,771
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MEDIAN: $90,529
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$0$123K
Salary $71,978 - $118,771
Bonus $485 - $11,877
Profit Sharing $3.00 - $10,084
Total Pay (?
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$73,350 - $123,961
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 10 Feb 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 474
Hourly Data $0$66
Hourly Rate $27.72 - $58.17
Overtime $34.90 - $66.87
Annual Data $0$123K
Bonus $485 - $11,877
Profit Sharing $3.00 - $10,084
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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$73,350 - $123,961
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 10 Feb 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 33

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 $83,000 based on 50 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 $91,000 based on 108 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 $95,000 based on 108 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 $102,000 based on 52 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

22%

National Average: $93,362

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Key Stats for Senior Project Engineer

Gender

Female
14 %
Male
86 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 100 votes.
1-4 years
12%
5-9 years
35%
10-19 years
34%
20 years or more
19%

Experience Affects Senior Project Engineer Salaries

Late-Career
▲10%

Experienced
▲2%

National Average
$93,000

Mid-Career
▼3%

Entry-Level
▼11%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 100 votes.

Gender

Female
14 %
Male
86 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
12%
5-9 years
35%
10-19 years
34%
20 years or more
19%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 93%
dental benefits
Dental: 85%
vision benefits
Vision: 75%
no benefits
None: 5%