The average pay for a Project Engineer is AU$83,057 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$58,910 - AU$121,745
AU$59K
AU$83K
AU$120K
MEDIAN: AU$83,057
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50%
90%

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AU$24.11 - AU$90.00
AU$24
AU$40
AU$90
MEDIAN: AU$40.47
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90%

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National Salary Data (?
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AU$0AU$50KAU$100KAU$150K
Salary
AU$58,910 - AU$121,745  
   
Bonus
AU$0.00 - AU$14,681  
Profit Sharing
AU$0.00 - AU$9,863  
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$58,876 - AU$125,281  
Country: Australia | Currency: AUD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 920
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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AU$0AU$31AU$62AU$93
Hourly Rate
AU$24.11 - AU$90.00  
   
Hourly Tips
AU$6.32  
Overtime
AU$0.00 - AU$80.00  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
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AU$0AU$70KAU$140KAU$210K
Bonus
AU$0.00 - AU$14,681  
   
Profit Sharing
AU$0.00 - AU$9,863  
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$58,876 - AU$125,281  
Country: United States | Currency: AUD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 89

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Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$84,089

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Project Engineer Reviews

Q: 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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Key Stats for Project Engineer

Gender

Female
9 %
Male
91 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 28 votes.
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
46%
5-9 years
34%
10-19 years
15%
20 years or more
2%
Location:
Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Project Engineer Salaries

▲28%

▲26%

▲15%

National Average
AU$84,000

▼10%

Skills That Affect Project Engineer Salaries

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 28 votes.

Gender

Female
9 %
Male
91 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
46%
5-9 years
34%
10-19 years
15%
20 years or more
2%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 10%
dental benefits
Dental: 2%
vision benefits
Vision: 2%
dental benefits
None: 90%
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