How much does a Project Engineer I make in the United States? The average Project Engineer I salary in the United States is $74,614 as of May 27, 2021, but the range typically falls between $68,858 and $84,713. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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Job Description for Project Engineer I

Project Engineer I performs engineering design evaluations and works to complete projects within budget and scheduling restraints. Provides technical support for the engineering process and contributes to the completion of a project. Being a Project Engineer I analyzes project requirements and performs standard technical calculations. Reviews reports of production, malfunction, and maintenance to determine or address problems. Additionally, Project Engineer I requires a bachelor's degree. Typically reports to a supervisor or manager. The Project Engineer I works on projects/matters of limited complexity in a support role. Work is closely managed. To be a Project Engineer I typically requires 0-2 years of related experience. (Copyright 2021 View full job description

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Skills associated with Project Engineer I: Project Engineering, Design Review, Computer-Aided Engineering (CAE) Software, Project Management Software ...More

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