The average salary for a Senior Project Manager, Engineering with Project Management skills is $112,412.
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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 General Electric Co (GE), HDR, Inc. and HNTB Corporation. Reported salaries are highest at CH2M Hill where the average pay is $135,238. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include CDM Smith and General Electric Co (GE), earning around $125,714 and $121,010, respectively. Aecom Technology Group, Inc. pays the lowest at around $100,000. Aecom Corporation and HDR, Inc. also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying $110,011 and $115,000, respectively.
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Popular Skills for Senior Project Manager, Engineering
Skills in Team Leadership, Engineering Design and Budget Management are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Microsoft Office and Customer Relationship Management (CRM).
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 $95,678 based on 46 salaries. A mid-career Senior Project Manager, Engineering with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $100,572 based on 139 salaries. An experienced Senior Project Manager, Engineering with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $111,512 based on 512 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $120,789.
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Employees with Senior Project Manager, Engineering in their job title in Houston, Texas earn an average of 22.5% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in San Diego, California (6.6% more) and New York, New York (4.9% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Charlotte, North Carolina (7.9% less), Atlanta, Georgia (6.3% less) and Chicago, Illinois (5.8% less).
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