Average Structural Engineer with Finite Element Analysis (FEA) Skills Salary

$70,804
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$2,880
Bonus
$5,000
Commission
$3,035
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The average salary for a Structural Engineer with Finite Element Analysis (FEA) skills is $70,804.
10%
$57k
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$71k
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$97k
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$57k - $97k
Bonus
$515 - $10k
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Job Description for Structural Engineer

The top respondents for the job title Structural Engineer are from the companies The Boeing Company, Northrop Grumman Corporation and Aecom Corporation. Reported salaries are highest at Jacobs Engineering Group Inc where the average pay is $89,858. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include Northrop Grumman Corporation and The Boeing Company, earning around $84,321 and $82,271, respectively. Aecom Corporation pays the lowest at around $64,474. HDR, Inc. and Walter P. Moore also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying $70,644 and $72,260, respectively.

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Popular Skills for Structural Engineer

Skills that pay less than market rate include Autodesk Revit Structure, Microsoft Office, Microsoft Excel, Autodesk AutoCAD and Engineering Design.

Pay by Experience Level for Structural Engineer

An entry-level Structural Engineer with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $61,991 based on 180 salaries. An early career Structural Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $67,157 based on 944 salaries. A mid-career Structural Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $78,910 based on 574 salaries. An experienced Structural Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $91,056 based on 248 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $101,790.
Employees with Structural Engineer in their job title in Los Angeles, California earn an average of 9.9% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Houston, Texas (2.7% more) and Seattle, Washington (1.9% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Dallas, Texas (6.9% less), Chicago, Illinois (5.3% less) and Denver, Colorado (3.5% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 2,012 survey responses.
Entry Level
8.9%
Early Career
46.9%
Mid Career
28.5%
Experienced
12.3%
Late Career
3.3%