The average pay for a Mid-Career Senior Civil Engineer is AED 201,694 per year. A skill in Engineering Design is associated with high pay for this job.

AED 97,256 - AED 372,635
AED 200K
AED 370K
MEDIAN: AED 199,478
Salary AED 97,256 - AED 372,635
Bonus AED 0.00 - AED 50,684
Profit Sharing AED 4,000
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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).
AED 97,943 - AED 422,817
  • Country: United Arab Emirates
  • Currency: AED
  • Updated: 17 Mar 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 57

Job Description for Senior Civil Engineer

A senior civil engineer handles the design, construction, and maintenance of public structures such as dams, bridges, buildings, and roads. It’s their job to ensure that each structure is able to withstand the wear and tear of constant use. Senior civil engineers work primarily in an office setting, although they typically perform on-site inspections to monitor projects' progress and look at potential problems. A senior civil engineer often oversees a team of other engineers and is expected to delegate to, mentor, train, and supervise subordinates. The average work week for a senior civil engineer typically is around 40 to 50 hours; however, unscheduled problems and important deadlines may require the senior civil engineer to have to work nights and weekends.


Senior Civil Engineer Tasks

  • Manage and advise staff in construction, operations and maintenance projects.
  • Present reports on proposals, new techniques, environmental impacts, right of way, etc.
  • Conduct field assessments and inspections to plan and execute project goals.
  • Provide expertise for design and structural considerations, as well as evaluating site-specific needs.

Senior Civil Engineer Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AED 206,242

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Key Stats for Senior Civil Engineer


4 %
96 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 3 votes.
5-9 years
10-19 years

Skills That Affect Senior Civil Engineer Salaries

National Average
AED 206,000

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 3 votes.


4 %
96 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 84%
dental benefits
Dental: 25%
vision benefits
Vision: 22%
no benefits
None: 13%