Salary for
Structural Engineer I in the United States

How much does a Structural Engineer I earn in the United States? The average Structural Engineer I salary in the United States is $63,832 as of December 01, 2018, but the range typically falls between $52,459 and $67,782. 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. 

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Job Description

Designs load-bearing structures or structural elements, such as buildings, bridges, or roadways. Performs analysis of building materials for use in construction. Develops blueprints or specifications

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  1. This Job:

    Structural Engineer I

    0 - 2 years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

  2. Up a level:

    Structural Engineer II

    2 - 4 years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

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