How much does a Project Engineer make in the United States?
Average base salary
The average salary for a project engineer is $79,720 per year in the United States.
Most common benefits
Salaries by years of experience in the United States
Best-paid skills and qualifications for project engineers
The jobs requiring this skill have increase by 231.91% since 2018. Project Engineers with this skill earn +27.12% more than the average base salary, which is $79,720 per year.
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More critical skills and qualifications that pay well
|Top field of study|
Electrical Engineering Degree
Mechanical Engineering Degree
58% of Project engineers in the United States think their salaries are enough for the cost of living in their area
Frequently asked questions
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