Project Engineer salary in the United States

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Based on 12,665 income tax records
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How much do Project Engineers make?
The average total salary for a Project Engineer is $68,000 per year. This is based on data from 12,665 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Project Engineer and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Project Engineer salary can vary between $28,500 to $119,000 depending on factors including education, skills, experience, employer & location. Read more
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Project Engineer salary by location

Project Engineer salary by company

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L3Harris Technologies, Brevard County, FL
11 income tax records
$69K – $176K
FedEx, Shelby County, TN
11 income tax records
$79K – $146K
Lockheed Martin, Orange County, FL
14 income tax records
$53K – $156K
Sundt Construction, Maricopa County, AZ
15 income tax records
$73K – $106K
Clark Construction Group, District Of Columbia County, DC
14 income tax records
$74K – $84K
Lease Crutcher Lewis Wa, King County, WA
12 income tax records
$66K – $90K
Nan, Honolulu County, HI
10 income tax records
$36K – $95K
The Whitingturner Cont Co, Baltimore County, MD
21 income tax records
$56K – $76K
Walsh Construction Company II, Cook County, IL
10 income tax records
$61K – $81K
Skanska USA Building, King County, WA
13 income tax records
$33K – $73K
Mccarthy Building Companies, Maricopa County, AZ
18 income tax records
$38K – $79K
Open Systems International, Hennepin County, MN
14 income tax records
$34K – $96K
Je Dunn Construction Company, Travis County, TX
13 income tax records
$32K – $77K
Power Design, Pinellas County, FL
22 income tax records
$28K – $65K
Jt Vaughn Construction, Harris County, TX
10 income tax records
$29K – $67K
Suffolk Construction Company, Suffolk County, MA
10 income tax records
$29K – $71K

Project Engineer demographics in United States

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69% are single
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31% are married
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20% have kids
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41% own a home

Effective Tax Rates for Project Engineers in United States

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The average salary for a project engineer in the United States is $68,000 per year. Project engineer salaries in the United States can vary between $28,500 to $119,000 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 12,665 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as project engineer.

The following companies offer the highest salaries for project engineers in the United States: L3Harris Technologies ($101,500 a year), FedEx ($97,000 a year), and Lockheed Martin ($91,500 a year).

The following cities offer the highest salaries for project engineers in the United States: Palm Bay Metro Area, FL ($92,000 a year), San Jose Metro Area, CA ($80,500 a year), and Huntsville Metro Area, AL ($79,000 a year).
Total salary amounts here include total taxable wages, tips, prizes and other compensation. Salaries here are not representative of the total population and may reflect different levels of experience or education. Learn more
Total salary ranges shown here exclude outliers.