Experienced Civil Engineering Designer in Brisbane, Queensland Salary (Australia)

An Experienced Civil Engineering Designer in Brisbane, Queensland earns an average salary of AU$91,914 per year.

AU$75,000 - AU$119,168
MEDIAN: AU$91,914
Salary AU$75,000 - AU$119,168
Bonus AU$2,500
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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).
AU$76,080 - AU$122,768
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 17 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 20

Job Description for Civil Engineering Designer

A civil engineering designer works under the direction of a project manager to prepare civil engineering plans and studies for land development engineering projects. Potential projects might include utility, storm drain, water, sewer, street, and traffic plans for projects within the organization's area of service. Civil engineering designers must work effectively with internal and external partners, including coordinating with public agencies on land development projects. They work closely with colleagues to gain an understanding of the project requirements and create designs in conjunction with office procedures, policies, and guidelines. In all tasks, these professionals must comply with company drawing preparation standards.


Civil Engineering Designer Tasks

  • Create site and civil designs to account for grade, water, sewer, roads, erosion and other factors.
  • Collaborate with team members to produce quality designs and construction.
  • Assist with compliance, permits, inspections, surveys, and other documentation.
  • Calculate effects of many factors and produce comprehensive reports to inform design.

Civil Engineering Designer Job Listings

Key Stats for Civil Engineering Designer

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 2 votes.
10-19 years

Skills That Affect Civil Engineering Designer Salaries

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Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 2 votes.

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
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