Updated Dec 13, 2021

How much does a Building Engineer make?

Updated Dec 13, 2021

Experience

Industry

$75,118 / yrTotal Pay
$56,098 / yrBase Pay
$19,020 / yrAdditional Pay

$75,118

 / yr
$41K$345K
Most Likely Range
Possible Range

The estimated total pay for a Building Engineer is $75,118 per year in the United States area, with an average salary of $56,098 per year. These numbers represent the median, which is the midpoint of the ranges from our proprietary Total Pay Estimate model and based on salaries collected from our users. The estimated additional pay is $19,020 per year. Additional pay could include cash bonus, commission, tips, and profit sharing. The "Most Likely Range" represents values that exist within the 25th and 75th percentile of all pay data available for this role.

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Total Pay Trajectory

For Building Engineer

$75,118 /yr
Building Engineer
$97,623 /yr
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Related Job Titles

For Building Engineer

Some related job titles are Maintenance Engineer Salaries with median pay of $83,046, HVAC Salaries with median pay of $70,508, Maintenance Technician Salaries with median pay of $62,413, Operating Engineer Salaries with median pay of $78,148.

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What is the pay outlook for Engineering?

Engineering jobs are in high demand with workers receiving generous compensation packages and bonuses. Engineering offers ample opportunity for growth and development with transferable skills across an array of fields from software, supply chain and logistics to aerospace. Most roles require at least a bachelor’s degree. To remain competitive, job-seekers should consider specialization or skill-specific programs such as coding boot-camps or certifications.

Recent Salaries Shared

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Job Title

Location

Total Pay

Basic Pay | Additional Pay

Total Years of Experience

Years at Recent Employer

Submitted

Date of Time

Scaffold Builder

United States of America

 | 7-9 years

$21

/hr

SubmittedYesterday

7-9 years
Yesterday
Scaffold Builder

United States of America

 | 4-6 years

$22

/hr

SubmittedYesterday

4-6 years
Yesterday
Building Engineer

United States of America

 | 4-6 years

$32

/hr

SubmittedYesterday

4-6 years
Yesterday
Stationary Engineer

United States of America

 | 4-6 years

$25

/hr

SubmittedYesterday

4-6 years
Yesterday
Scaffold Builder

United States of America

 | 4-6 years

$22

/hr

SubmittedYesterday

4-6 years
Yesterday
Building Engineer

United States of America

 | 4-6 years

$65,000

/yr

SubmittedYesterday

4-6 years
Yesterday
Build Engineer

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$85,000

/yr

Submitted2 days ago

1-3 years
2 days ago
Stationary Engineer

United States of America

 | 15+ years

$45

/hr

Submitted2 days ago

15+ years
2 days ago
Building Engineer

United States of America

 | 10-14 years

$39

/hr

Submitted2 days ago

10-14 years
2 days ago

Building Engineer pay FAQ

The national average salary for a Building Engineer is $56,098 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Building Engineer salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 1238 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Building Engineer employees.

The highest salary for a Building Engineer in United States is $78,941 per year.

The lowest salary for a Building Engineer in United States is $39,865 per year.

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