How much does a Project Engineer II - Construction make in Chicago, IL? The average Project Engineer II - Construction salary in Chicago, IL is $90,367 as of July 27, 2020, but the range typically falls between $76,841 and $98,600. 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, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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Job Description for Project Engineer II - Construction

Project Engineer II - Construction provides technical support to construction staff under the supervision of the Project Manager. Reviews plans and other technical documents, answers questions regarding the scope and/or timing of the project, and monitors costs and project progress. Being a Project Engineer II - Construction reviews and evaluates bidding documents, supervises construction progress and scheduling, and starts-up process systems/equipment or facilities for turning over to the owner's personnel. May develop cost estimates. Additionally, Project Engineer II - Construction requires a bachelor's degree. Typically reports to a supervisor or manager. The Project Engineer II - Construction gains exposure to some of the complex tasks within the job function. Occasionally directed in several aspects of the work. To be a Project Engineer II - Construction typically requires 2 to 4 years of related experience. (Copyright 2020 Salary.com)... View full job description

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