The average pay for a Project Engineer is AU$82,795 per year. A skill in Autocad 2000i is associated with high pay for this job. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this career.

AU$58,703 - AU$121,261
(Median)
AU$59K
AU$83K
AU$120K
MEDIAN: AU$82,794
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AU$23.34 - AU$89.40
(Median)
AU$23
AU$40
AU$89
MEDIAN: AU$39.00
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90%

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National Salary Data (?
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AU$0AU$50KAU$100KAU$150K
Salary
AU$58,703 - AU$121,261  
   
Bonus
AU$0.00 - AU$14,890  
Profit Sharing
AU$0.00 - AU$10,000  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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AU$58,374 - AU$124,681  
Country: Australia | Currency: AUD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 984
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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AU$0AU$30AU$60AU$90
Hourly Rate
AU$23.34 - AU$89.40  
   
Hourly Tips
AU$6.32  
Overtime
AU$0.00 - AU$80.54  
National Annualized Data (?
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AU$0AU$60KAU$120KAU$180K
Bonus
AU$0.00 - AU$14,890  
   
Profit Sharing
AU$0.00 - AU$10,000  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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AU$58,374 - AU$124,681  
Country: United States | Currency: AUD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 90
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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$83,691

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Project Engineer Reviews

What is it like working as a Project Engineer?

Project Engineer in Perth:
"Construction site exposure, scheduling, client focused."
Pros: Working remote sites, working with all levels of personnel, suppliers, and clients.
Cons: Daily commute to work, feel lonely sometimes.

Project Engineer in Perth:
"Diverse And Flexible."
Pros: Opportunity to travel, flexible conditions, high level of responsibility.
Cons: Uncertainty, long work hours, lack of program for personal training/development structure in small business.

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Experience Affects Project Engineer Salaries




National Average
AU$84,000


Skills That Affect Project Engineer Salaries

Autocad 2000i
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Project Coordinating
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Project Management
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Project
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National Average
AU$84,000

Microsoft Office
up arrow 1%

Microsoft Project
up arrow 1%

Windows Operating System General Use
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Engineering Design
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Microsoft Word
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Construction Estimating
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Microsoft Excel
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Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 53 votes.

Gender

Female
9 %
Male
91 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
48%
5-9 years
34%
10-19 years
14%
20 years or more
2%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 10%
dental benefits
Dental: 2%
medical benefits
Vision: 2%
dental benefits
None: 89%
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