The average salary for a Senior Project Manager, Engineering is $113,326.
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Job Description for Senior Project Manager, Engineering
A senior engineering project manager is responsible for managing staff, providing leadership, and assessing project deadlines and financial expenditures for large-scale engineering projects. They also monitor projects' productivity, quality, and progress. They also must ensure project safety and remain within projects' cost constraints. They support and direct project managers, project engineers, and assistants in planning, scheduling, and implementation of designs and testing. The job requires …Read more
Senior Project Manager, Engineering Tasks
- Manage, supervise, and schedule execution of projects.
- Prepare budgets, bids, contracts, funding requests, and communication plans.
- Work with team to identify all project risks and develop mitigation strategies.
Popular Employer Salaries for Senior Project Manager, Engineering
The top respondents for the job title Senior Project Manager, Engineering are from the companies Aecom Corporation, General Electric Co (GE) and Jacobs Engineering Group Inc. Reported salaries are highest at Jacobs Engineering Group Inc where the average pay is $171,310. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include CH2M Hill and HDR, Inc., earning around $150,000 and $139,986, respectively. Aecom Technology Group, Inc. pays the lowest at around $104,762. Aecom Corporation and General Electric Co (GE) also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying $118,582 and $120,699, respectively.
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Popular Skills for Senior Project Manager, Engineering
Skills in Engineering Design, Team Leadership and Budget Management are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Customer Relationship Management (CRM) and Project Management.
Pay by Experience Level for Senior Project Manager, Engineering
An early career Senior Project Manager, Engineering with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $95,123 based on 89 salaries. A mid-career Senior Project Manager, Engineering with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $101,283 based on 304 salaries. An experienced Senior Project Manager, Engineering with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $111,197 based on 833 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $120,937.
Pay Difference by Location
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Employees with Senior Project Manager, Engineering in their job title in Houston, Texas earn an average of 22.1% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Boston, Massachusetts (7.0% more) and New York, New York (6.6% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Chicago, Illinois (4.2% less) and Atlanta, Georgia (2.2% less).
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