Project Engineer II Salary in the United States

How much does a Project Engineer II make in the United States? The average Project Engineer II salary in the United States is $86,406 as of September 26, 2019, but the range typically falls between $78,239 and $96,954. 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.  View the Cost of Living in Major Cities

Skills Associated with Project Engineer II: Resource Planning, Design Review, Computer-Aided Engineering (CAE) Software, Technical Project Management ...More

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Job Description

Project Engineer II performs engineering design evaluations and works to complete projects within budget and scheduling restraints. Reviews industry policies and procedures to ensure data accuracy, security, and regulatory compliance. Being a Project Engineer II reviews reports of production, malfunction, and maintenance to determine or address problems. Provides technical support for the engineering process. Additionally, Project Engineer II designs, implements, and communicates, an operational plan for completing the project. Monitors progress and performance against the project plan. Takes action to resolve operational problems and minimize delays. Identifies, develops, and gathers resources necessary to complete the project. Prepares engineering designs and work specifications. Develops project schedules, budgets, and forecasts. Selects materials, equipment, project staff, and external contractors. Requires a bachelor's degree. Typically reports to a supervisor or manager. The Project Engineer II 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 typically requires 2 to 4 years of related experience. (Copyright 2019 Salary.com)

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+ 10.7%
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City, State Chicago, IL Compared to national average
+ 6.0%
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+ 21.0%
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