The average salary for a Senior Project Manager, Engineering with Team Leadership skills is $116,636.
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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), Jacobs Engineering Group Inc and Terracon Consultants, Inc.. Reported salaries are highest at Jacobs Engineering Group Inc where the average pay is $175,194. Terracon Consultants, Inc. pays the lowest at around $87,160.
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Popular Skills for Senior Project Manager, Engineering
Skills in Budget Management are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Customer Relationship Management (CRM), Microsoft Office, Engineering Design 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 $101,784 based on 18 salaries. A mid-career Senior Project Manager, Engineering with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $103,068 based on 78 salaries. An experienced Senior Project Manager, Engineering with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $116,295 based on 283 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $122,411.
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Employees with Senior Project Manager, Engineering in their job title in Chicago, Illinois earn an average of 8.5% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Houston, Texas (7.2% more) and Seattle, Washington (7.2% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Charlotte, North Carolina (6.2% less).
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