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Project Engineer I - Construction in the United States

How much does a Project Engineer I - Construction earn in the United States? The average Project Engineer I - Construction salary in the United States is $68,089 as of March 28, 2019, but the range typically falls between $60,381 and $77,845. 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 Cost of Living in Major Cities

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Job Description

Provides technical support to construction staff under the supervision of the Project Manager. Reviews design and bidding documents, evaluates contractor bids, and oversees construction progress and scheduling. Reviews plans and other technical documents, answers questions regarding the scope and/or timing of the project, and monitors costs and project progress. May assist in the development of cost estimates. Requires a bachelor's degree. Typically reports to a supervisor or manager. Works on projects/matters of limited complexity in a support role. Work is closely managed. Typically requires 0-2 years of related experience.

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  1. This Job:

    Project Engineer I - Construction

    0 - 2 years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

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    Project Engineer II - Construction

    2 - 4 years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

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