The average pay for a Project Engineer is R408,364 per year. Pay for this job rises steadily for more experienced workers, but goes down noticeably for the few employees with more than 20 years' experience. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this field.

R191,666 - R746,685
(Median)
R190K
R410K
R750K
MEDIAN: R408,364
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50%
90%

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R107.24 - R548
(Median)
R110
R240
R550
MEDIAN: R237.00
10%
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90%

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National Salary 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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R0R270KR540KR810K
Salary
R191,666 - R746,685  
   
Bonus
R0.00 - R74,875  
Profit Sharing
R0.00 - R77,566  
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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R197,764 - R790,651  
Country: South Africa | Currency: ZAR | Updated: 27 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 301
National Hourly Rate 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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R0R190R380R570
Hourly Rate
R107.24 - R548  
   
Overtime
R0.00 - R399.47  
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.
)
R0R500KR1MR1.5M
Bonus
R0.00 - R74,875  
   
Profit Sharing
R0.00 - R77,566  
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).
)
R197,764 - R790,651  
Country: United States | Currency: ZAR | Updated: 27 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 12
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Pay by Experience Level for Project Engineer

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

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: R422,701

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Project Engineer Reviews

What is it like working as a Project Engineer?

Project Engineer in Pretoria:
"Projects and team management."
Pros: I enjoy seeing a team work together and develop a end product. I also find it very satisfying when a client is happy with what we provide.
Cons: I hate having to micro-manage people and repeat things. I do not find it enjoyable to have to to peoples jobs for them when they have committed to a task.

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Experience Affects Project Engineer Salaries




National Average
R423,000


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Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 18 votes.

Gender

Female
12 %
Male
88 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
37%
5-9 years
40%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
5%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 54%
dental benefits
Dental: 6%
medical benefits
Vision: 5%
dental benefits
None: 45%
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