Average Senior Project Manager, Engineering with Project Management Skills Salary in Chicago, Illinois

$105,941
Avg. Salary
$9,826
Bonus
$4,000
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The average salary for a Senior Project Manager, Engineering with Project Management skills in Chicago, Illinois is $105,941.
10%
$67k
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$106k
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$152k
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MEDIAN $105,941
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Salary
$67k - $152k
Bonus
$1k - $20k
Profit Sharing
$2k - $5k
Total Pay
$72k - $158k

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Job Description for Senior Project Manager, Engineering

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.

Career Paths

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Popular Skills for Senior Project Manager, Engineering

Skills in Engineering Design, Team Leadership, Budget Management and Strategic Project Management are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Autodesk AutoCAD.

Pay by Experience Level for Senior Project Manager, Engineering

An experienced Senior Project Manager, Engineering with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $105,000 based on 14 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $135,000.
Employees with Senior Project Manager, Engineering in their job title in Houston, Texas earn an average of 24.4% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Seattle, Washington (13.2% more) and San Diego, California (12.1% more). The lowest salaries can be found in St. Louis, Missouri (6.5% less) and Charlotte, North Carolina (2.3% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 22 survey responses.
Experienced
63.6%
Late Career
36.4%