The Association of Professional Engineers, Geologists and Geophysicists of Alberta recently issued their 2009 Employer Salary Survey. The median top rate for those in the “Engineering Consulting Services” category was $175,000 per year, which applied to senior managers and senior specialists. The lowest median rate for Engineering Consulting Services was $45,000, which was for trainees. For individuals at the first level of supervisory or specialist positions, the median rate was $98,007.
Median annual salaries for those in a category entitled “Engineering Procurement and Construction,” ranged from a high of $176,400, to a low of $48,269.
For those in sectors such as Oil and Gas, Manufacturing and Utilities, the top salaries were in the $195,000-$209,000 range.
For the full survey results visit www.apegga.org