Project Engineer Salary (Australia)

The average pay for a Project Engineer is AU$82,084 per year. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this career. Experience has a moderate effect on income for this job.
Project Engineer Salary (?
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AU$57,892 - AU$132,383
(Median)
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MEDIAN: AU$82,084
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Project Engineer Salary (?
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AU$24.98 - AU$113.58
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MEDIAN: AU$47.00
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National Salary Data

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AU$0AU$50KAU$100KAU$150K
Salary
AU$57,892 - AU$132,383  
   
Bonus
AU$0.00 - AU$14,876  
Profit Sharing
AU$0.00 - AU$7,891  
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$58,306 - AU$143,919  
Country: Australia | Currency: AUD | Updated: 2 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 1,550
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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AU$0AU$50AU$100AU$150
Hourly Rate
AU$24.98 - AU$113.58  
   
Overtime
AU$15.46 - AU$99.33  
National Annualized Data (?
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AU$0AU$100KAU$200KAU$300K
Bonus
AU$0.00 - AU$14,876  
   
Profit Sharing
AU$0.00 - AU$7,891  
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$58,306 - AU$143,919  
Country: United States | Currency: AUD | Updated: 2 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 133
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Pay Difference By Location

Karratha
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Gladstone
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Newcastle
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Project Engineer Reviews

What is it like working as a Project Engineer?
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$85,000

Skills That Affect Project Engineer Salaries

Windows NT / 2000 / XP Networking
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Autocad 2000i
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Project Management
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Project Coordinating
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Windows Operating System General Use
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National Average
AU$85,000
Microsoft Office
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Engineering Design
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Microsoft Excel
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Microsoft Word
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Visual Basic (VB)
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Matlab
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Job Satisfaction

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Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5 based on 260 votes.

Gender

Female
9%
female alumni
 
Male
91%
male alumni

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
44%
5-9 years
36%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
4%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 15% dental benefits Dental: 3%
vision benefits Vision: 2% employee benefits None: 85%