Average Structural Design Engineer with Autodesk AutoCAD Skills Salary

$62,605
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$1,983
Bonus
$2,708
Profit Sharing
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The average salary for a Structural Design Engineer with Autodesk AutoCAD skills is $62,605.
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MEDIAN $62,605
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Salary
$50k - $81k
Bonus
$499 - $5k
Profit Sharing
$995 - $10k
Total Pay
$48k - $83k

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Job Description for Structural Design Engineer

Structural Design Engineer Tasks
  • Researches and analyzes maps, blueprints, photos, charts, and other data to plan projects.
  • Gathers information to prepare and present reports on project topics.
  • Manages and directs staff at project site.
  • Performs engineering duties; plan, design and oversee the construction and maintenance of buildings, bridges, and other structures.

Popular Employer Salaries for Structural Design Engineer

Career Paths

Explore the most common career paths for Structural Design Engineer. Thickness and color of lines indicates popularity of movement from one job to the next. Visit our career path planner to research other job paths.
Structural Design Engineer
Structural Engineer
Senior Structural Engineer
Project Engineer
More common (> 20%)
Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
Less common (< 8%)

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Popular Skills for Structural Design Engineer

Skills in Engineering Design, Microsoft Excel, Computer Aided Design (CAD) and Microsoft Office are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Autodesk Revit Structure.

Pay by Experience Level for Structural Design Engineer

An entry-level Structural Design Engineer with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $57,091 based on 34 salaries. An early career Structural Design Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $61,546 based on 132 salaries. A mid-career Structural Design Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $70,666 based on 49 salaries. An experienced Structural Design Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $75,000 based on 17 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $90,500.
Employees with Structural Design Engineer in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 8.0% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Houston, Texas (5.2% more) and Austin, Texas (4.2% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Portland, Oregon (9.0% less), Cincinnati, Ohio (8.4% less) and Denver, Colorado (5.5% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 239 survey responses.
Entry Level
14.2%
Early Career
55.2%
Mid Career
20.5%
Experienced
7.1%
Late Career
2.9%