The average salary for a Project Engineer is R411,769 per year. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this field.

R203,416 - R750,828
R200K
R420K
R750K
MEDIAN: R417,715
10%
50%
90%
R107.24 - R636
R110
R240
R640
MEDIAN: R237.50
10%
50%
90%
R0R798K
Salary R203,416 - R750,828
Bonus R0.00 - R76,694
Profit Sharing R0.00 - R49,807
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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R211,965 - R798,974
  • Country: South Africa
  • Currency: ZAR
  • Updated: 10 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 308
Hourly Data R0R636
Hourly Rate R107.24 - R636
Overtime R0.00 - R284.09
Annual Data R0R798K
Bonus R0.00 - R76,694
Profit Sharing R0.00 - R49,807
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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R211,965 - R798,974
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: ZAR
  • Updated: 10 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 12

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Pay by Experience Level for Project Engineer

Pay by Experience for a Project Engineer has a positive trend. An entry-level Project Engineer with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of R351,000 based on 150 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Project Engineer with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of R504,000 based on 126 salaries. An experienced Project Engineer which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of R686,000 based on 45 salaries. A Project Engineer with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of R722,000 based on 11 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: R433,041

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Q: 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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Key Stats for Project Engineer

Gender

Female
13 %
Male
87 %
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
36%
5-9 years
42%
10-19 years
15%
20 years or more
5%
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Experience Affects Project Engineer Salaries

▲67%

▲58%

▲16%

National Average
R433,000

▼19%

Skills That Affect Project Engineer Salaries


Matlab
▲4%

▼0%

National Average
R433,000

Microsoft Office
▼1%




Microsoft Project
▼6%



▼9%


Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC) / Automation
▼23%

▼24%

SolidWorks
▼47%

Gender

Female
13 %
Male
87 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
36%
5-9 years
42%
10-19 years
15%
20 years or more
5%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 56%
dental benefits
Dental: 8%
vision benefits
Vision: 8%
no benefits
None: 44%
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