How much does a Structural Engineer III make in the United States? The average Structural Engineer III salary in the United States is $108,874 as of November 27, 2023, but the range typically falls between $95,289 and $119,709. 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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Structural Engineer III Salaries by Percentile
Percentile Salary Location Last Updated
10th Percentile Structural Engineer III Salary $82,921 US November 27, 2023
25th Percentile Structural Engineer III Salary $95,289 US November 27, 2023
50th Percentile Structural Engineer III Salary $108,874 US November 27, 2023
75th Percentile Structural Engineer III Salary $119,709 US November 27, 2023
90th Percentile Structural Engineer III Salary $129,574 US November 27, 2023
25% $95,289 10% $82,921 90% $129,574 75% $119,709 $108,874 50%(Median) Didn’t find job title? Click
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Job Description for Structural Engineer III

Structural Engineer III designs load-bearing structures or structural elements, such as buildings, bridges, or roadways. Performs analysis of building materials for use in construction. Being a Structural Engineer III develops blueprints or specifications for use during construction and ensures all projects comply with applicable codes and regulations. Determines cause of structural failures, damages, and defects through site investigations. Additionally, Structural Engineer III provides reports detailing investigations and assessment of damages to the structure. Requires a bachelor's degree. Typically reports to a supervisor or manager. To be a Structural Engineer III typically requires 4 to 7 years of related experience. Contributes to moderately complex aspects of a project. Work is generally independent and collaborative in nature. (Copyright 2023 View full job description

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