Project Engineering Manager Salary in the United States

How much does a Project Engineering Manager make in the United States? The average Project Engineering Manager salary in the United States is $138,123 as of September 26, 2019, but the range typically falls between $120,156 and $155,377. 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 Engineering Manager: Project Management Software, Computer-Aided Engineering (CAE) Software, Resource Planning, Engineering Management ...More

Salary estimation for Project Engineering Manager at companies like : ARAMARK, HILTON WORLDWIDE HOLDINGS, PAPA MURPHY'S HOLDINGS INC

Job Description

Project Engineering Manager plans and directs all design engineers, drafters, and technical engineers working on specific projects. Manages the development, implementation, and evaluation of complex designs. Being a Project Engineering Manager oversees product construction and testing in order to ensure completion of projects as efficiently and effectively as possible. Evaluates and approves changes that substantially impact the scope, budget, or schedule of a project. Additionally, Project Engineering Manager monitors progress and performance against the project plan. Requires a bachelor's degree. Typically reports to a head of a unit/department. The Project Engineering Manager typically manages through subordinate managers and professionals in larger groups of moderate complexity. Provides input to strategic decisions that affect the functional area of responsibility. May give input into developing the budget. Capable of resolving escalated issues arising from operations and requiring coordination with other departments. To be a Project Engineering Manager typically requires 3+ years of managerial experience. (Copyright 2019 Salary.com)

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