Project Engineering Manager Salary

Average Yearly Salary
Updated May 18, 2020
$110,000
$80,000
$110,000
$152,000
Project Engineering Managers in the United States make an average salary of $110,604 per year or $53.18 per hour. People on the lower end of that spectrum, the bottom 10% to be exact, make roughly $80,000 a year, while the top 10% makes $152,000. If you like following the crowd, Technology and Professional companies tend to attract the most workers in this field. But if you're in it for the money, then you'll want to seek out Energy, Utilities, and Manufacturing companies, as employees in each industry have reported the highest salaries. As most things go, location can be critical. New Mexico, Arkansas, California, Colorado, and Texas provide the highest Project Engineering Manager salaries.
Best Paying Cities
Houston, TX
$118,371
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Map of Project Engineering Manager Salaries

The darker areas on the map show where Project Engineering Managers earn the highest salaries across all 50 states.

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Average Project Engineering Manager Salary By Location

While a Project Engineering Manager can average a salary of $110,604 per year, or $53.18 per hour, there are many opportunities for Project Engineering Managers to make more. For example, in San Francisco, CA you might make $130,381 per year. Other high-paying locations include Littleton, CO, Houston, TX and Everett, WA. If you're in an entry-level position, your best bet is to move to San Francisco, CA where the average starting salary is $89,000. The highest paying states for Project Engineering Managers include New Mexico, Arkansas and California. Meanwhile, Tennessee, Iowa, and Nebraska offer the lowest salaries.

Average Project Engineering Manager Salary By Company

To earn a high income as a Project Engineering Manager, working for Facebook or Google might be your best bet, as they are the highest paying companies in this field. In addition, companies like Apple and Intuit report highly competitive salaries for Project Engineering Managers.
Company
Average Salary
$151,299
$151k
$149,970
$150k
$142,057
$142k
$139,962
$140k
$131,865
$132k
$131,635
$132k
$125,445
$125k
$124,833
$125k

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Average Project Engineering Manager Pay By Industry

As we previously stated, Project Engineering Manager salaries can vary depending on the industry. In fact, our data shows that Energy, Utilities, and Manufacturing companies tend to offer much higher salaries for Project Engineering Managers. For example, Project Engineering Managers make a whopping average salary of $113,938 while working for Energy companies. Meanwhile, other people in this field are making $112,794 at Utilities companies and $111,440 at Manufacturing companies. But Project Engineering Managers may want to avoid working in the Construction industry as it offers the lowest average salary at $106,017.
Industry
Average Salary
Energy
Energy
$113,938
$114k
Utilities
Utilities
$112,794
$113k
Manufacturing
Manufacturing
$111,440
$111k
Technology
Technology
$110,684
$111k
Construction
Construction
$106,017
$106k

Project Engineering Manager Salary History

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Recently Added Project Engineering Manager Salaries

CompanyJobLocationDate AddedSalary
Project Manager-ATI Architects + Engineers
Project Manager-ATI Architects + Engineers
05/27/2020
05/27/2020
$90,000
$90,000
05/27/2020
Engineering Project Manager
Engineering Project Manager
05/21/2020
05/21/2020
$65,000
$65,000
05/21/2020
Engineering Project Manager
Engineering Project Manager
05/21/2020
05/21/2020
$65,000
$65,000
05/21/2020
Edwards Place of Employment
Edwards Place of Employment
Project Engineering Manager-Petrochemicals Mb371
Project Engineering Manager-Petrochemicals Mb371
Project Engineering Manager-Petrochemicals Mb371
04/12/2020
04/12/2020
$500,000
$500,000
04/12/2020
Project Manager-Engineering III
Project Manager-Engineering III
04/02/2020
04/02/2020
$187,830
$187,830
04/02/2020
Engineering Project Manager
Engineering Project Manager
03/24/2020
03/24/2020
$88,914
$88,914
03/24/2020
Edwards Place of Employment
Edwards Place of Employment
Project Engineering Manager-Petrochemicals Mb371
Project Engineering Manager-Petrochemicals Mb371
Project Engineering Manager-Petrochemicals Mb371
03/14/2020
03/14/2020
$500,000
$500,000
03/14/2020
#7131 Project Manager-Power Engineering
#7131 Project Manager-Power Engineering
03/06/2020
03/06/2020
$90,012
$90,012
03/06/2020
Manager, Project Engineering
Manager, Project Engineering
03/06/2020
03/06/2020
$130,000
$130,000
03/06/2020
Engineering Project Manager-Medical Device
Engineering Project Manager-Medical Device
03/06/2020
03/06/2020
$73,045
$73,045
03/06/2020