Updated Dec 13, 2021

How much does a Senior Project Engineer make?

Updated Dec 13, 2021

Experience

$115,942 / yrTotal Pay
$101,278 / yrBase Pay
$14,664 / yrAdditional Pay

$115,942

 / yr
$74K$252K
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The estimated total pay for a Senior Project Engineer is $115,942 per year in the United States area, with an average salary of $101,278 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 $14,664 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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What are some related job titles for Senior Project Engineer?

Some related job titles are Lead Engineer Salaries with median pay of $123,763, Senior Design Engineer Salaries with median pay of $116,214, Senior Engineer Salaries with median pay of $122,923, Engineering Manager Salaries with median pay of $148,821.

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General Motors (GM)
4.0

General Motors (GM)

Senior Project Engineer

$129,157

 /yr
Range: $106K - $160K

$106K

$160K

$106,093 - $159,991 Range

DPR Construction
4.4

DPR Construction

Senior Project Engineer

$100,113

 /yr
Range: $83K - $128K

$83K

$128K

$83,063 - $127,846 Range

Lockheed Martin
4.1

Lockheed Martin

Senior Project Engineer

$112,625

 /yr
Range: $92K - $232K

$92K

$232K

$91,636 - $232,311 Range

Honeywell
3.9

Honeywell

Senior Project Engineer

$120,087

 /yr
Range: $80K - $165K

$80K

$165K

$79,703 - $164,647 Range

Balfour Beatty
3.7

Balfour Beatty

Senior Project Engineer

$85,218

 /yr
Range: $70K - $104K

$70K

$104K

$69,723 - $104,146 Range

McCarthy Building
4.3

McCarthy Building

Senior Project Engineer

$83,492

 /yr
Range: $74K - $104K

$74K

$104K

$74,339 - $103,511 Range

UL
3.5

UL

Senior Project Engineer

$103,552

 /yr
Range: $90K - $159K

$90K

$159K

$90,000 - $158,748 Range

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Swinerton Builders
4.3

Swinerton Builders

Senior Project Engineer

$94,779

 /yr
Range: $79K - $116K

$79K

$116K

$78,910 - $115,713 Range

DeSimone Consulting Engineers
3.9

DeSimone Consulting Engineers

Senior Project Engineer

$94,330

 /yr
Range: $82K - $112K

$82K

$112K

$82,360 - $111,611 Range

JE Dunn Construction
4.0

JE Dunn Construction

Senior Project Engineer

$86,260

 /yr
Range: $77K - $99K

$77K

$99K

$77,000 - $99,236 Range

The Aerospace Corporation
4.1

The Aerospace Corporation

Senior Project Engineer

$181,719

 /yr
Range: $143K - $205K

$143K

$205K

$142,852 - $205,059 Range

Skanska USA
4.0

Skanska USA

Senior Project Engineer

$95,101

 /yr
Range: $76K - $126K

$76K

$126K

$76,355 - $126,074 Range

Wipro
3.8

Wipro

Senior Project Engineer

$85,084

 /yr
Range: $61K - $137K

$61K

$137K

$60,995 - $137,240 Range

Union Pacific
2.1

Union Pacific

Senior Project Engineer

$101,980

 /yr
Range: $86K - $111K

$86K

$111K

$86,040 - $111,121 Range

Navistar
3.8

Navistar

Senior Project Engineer

$112,317

 /yr
Range: $81K - $123K

$81K

$123K

$80,799 - $122,922 Range

Webcor
4.1

Webcor

Senior Project Engineer

$106,508

 /yr
Range: $96K - $119K

$96K

$119K

$96,303 - $119,453 Range

The Beck Group
4.0

The Beck Group

Senior Project Engineer

$83,493

 /yr
Range: $75K - $95K

$75K

$95K

$74,902 - $95,038 Range

Nissan North America
3.6

Nissan North America

Senior Project Engineer

$126,048

 /yr
Range: $108K - $150K

$108K

$150K

$107,895 - $149,875 Range

Thornton Tomasetti
3.9

Thornton Tomasetti

Senior Project Engineer

$95,510

 /yr
Range: $83K - $112K

$83K

$112K

$82,892 - $111,563 Range

Ryan Companies US
4.5

Ryan Companies US

Senior Project Engineer

$84,153

 /yr
Range: $72K - $96K

$72K

$96K

$72,374 - $96,076 Range

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$119,000

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9 days ago by a Senior Project Engineer with 1 to 3 years of experience

$84,200

/yrAvg Base Salary

9 days ago by a Senior Project Engineer with 1 to 3 years of experience

$100,000

/yrAvg Base Salary
Cash Bonus$15,000/yr

9 days ago by a Senior Project Engineer with more than 15 years of experience

$100,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

9 days ago by a Senior Project Engineer with 4 to 6 years of experience

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$135,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

10 days ago by a Senior Project Engineer with 10 to 14 years of experience

$50

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10 days ago by a Senior Project Engineer with more than 15 years of experience

$108,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

10 days ago by a Senior Project Engineer with more than 15 years of experience

$64,000

/yrAvg Base Salary
Cash Bonus$12,000/yr

10 days ago by a Senior Project Engineer with 1 to 3 years of experience

$79,000

/yrAvg Base Salary
Cash Bonus$2,300/yr

10 days ago by a Senior Project Engineer with 1 to 3 years of experience

$96,000

/yrAvg Base Salary
Cash Bonus$3,000/yr

13 days ago by a Senior Project Engineer with 4 to 6 years of experience

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Frequently asked questions about a Senior Project Engineer salaries

The national average salary for a Senior Project Engineer is $103,951 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Senior Project Engineer salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 3480 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Senior Project Engineer employees.

The highest salary for a Senior Project Engineer in United States is $138,668 per year.

The lowest salary for a Senior Project Engineer in United States is $77,926 per year.

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