Project Engineer III Salary in New Jersey

How much does a Project Engineer III make in New Jersey? The average Project Engineer III salary in New Jersey is $115,831 as of October 30, 2019, but the range typically falls between $104,670 and $129,745. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on the city and many other important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession.

Salary range for a Project Engineer III
$104,670 to $129,745
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Job Description

Project Engineer III 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 III reviews reports of production, malfunction, and maintenance to determine or address problems. Provides technical support for the engineering process. Additionally, Project Engineer III 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. May supervise engineers, drafters, and/or technicians on a project basis. Requires a bachelor's degree. Typically reports to a manager or head of a unit/department. The Project Engineer III contributes to moderately complex aspects of a project. Work is generally independent and collaborative in nature. To be a Project Engineer III typically requires 4 to 7 years of related experience. (Copyright 2019 Salary.com)

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Location Avg. Salary Date Updated
Location Bayonne, NJ Avg. Salary $119,644 Date Updated October 30, 2019
Location Bergenfield, NJ Avg. Salary $120,692 Date Updated October 30, 2019
Location Bloomfield, NJ Avg. Salary $120,797 Date Updated October 30, 2019
Location East Brunswick, NJ Avg. Salary $121,383 Date Updated October 30, 2019
Location Hoboken, NJ Avg. Salary $126,768 Date Updated October 30, 2019
Location Irvington, NJ Avg. Salary $119,644 Date Updated October 30, 2019
Location Lakewood, NJ Avg. Salary $119,327 Date Updated October 30, 2019
Location Middlesex, NJ Avg. Salary $117,549 Date Updated October 30, 2019
Location Passaic, NJ Avg. Salary $120,797 Date Updated October 30, 2019
Location Union, NJ Avg. Salary $119,644 Date Updated October 30, 2019
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