How much does a Principal Structural Engineer make hourly in the United States? The average hourly wage for a Principal Structural Engineer in the United States is $63 as of October 28, 2020, but the salary range typically falls between $57 and $69. Hourly rate 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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Solve technical problems in the field of structural engineering. * Provide technical knowledge on interdisciplinary teams supporting complex ship design projects. * With technical guidance, develop ... - 85 days ago
DeVita & Associates, Inc. - Petersburg , VA
Structural Engineers are responsible for: * Working closely with project managers and coordinators as erection drawings are being prepared * Providing accurate and efficient lateral, component, and ...
ZipRecruiter - 55 days ago
DeVita & Associates, Inc. - Petersburg , VA
S. degree in Civil Structural Engineering a plus * Proficiency in AutoCAD * Proficiency in TEKLA a plus * Ability to work independently and as a strong team player * Proven ability to work on ...
ZipRecruiter - 55 days ago
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These charts show the average hourly wage (core compensation), as well as the average total hourly cash compensation for the job of Principal Structural Engineer in the United States. The average hourly rate for Principal Structural Engineer ranges from $57 to $69 with the average hourly pay of $63. The total hourly cash compensation, which includes base and short-term incentives, can vary anywhere from $58 to $70 with the average total hourly cash compensation of $64.

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