Project Administrator, Engineering in Perth, Western Australia Salary (Australia)

The average pay for a Project Administrator, Engineering in Perth, Western Australia is AU$60,507 per year. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this career. For the first five to ten years in this position, salary increases modestly, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay.

AU$51,648 - AU$71,475
MEDIAN: AU$59,120
Salary AU$51,648 - AU$71,475
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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$51,386 - AU$70,469
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 23 Jun 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 16

Job Description for Project Administrator, Engineering

Engineering project administrators are responsible for overseeing the many different phases of their projects to ensure the projects' timely completion. They must be able to track/monitor their projects' progress, create reports, and present findings to their managers. They must also be able to analyze data from their projects and be able to provide insight and guidance when needed about said projects. They usually also monitor projects' budgets and coordinate frequently with various departments within their organization. Engineering project administrators will often manage purchase orders, and will frequently work with vendors to obtain quotes and source materials. They can also be required to ensure that necessary contracts are in place for a given project.


Project Administrator, Engineering Tasks

  • Consult or negotiate with clients to prepare project specifications.
  • Recruit employees, assign, direct, and evaluate their work, and oversee the development and maintenance of staff competence.
  • Provide technical leadership for complex or unique assignments.
  • Direct, review, and approve product design and changes.
  • Coordinate and direct projects, making detailed plans to accomplish goals and directing the integration of technical activities.

Project Administrator, Engineering Job Listings

Key Stats for Project Administrator, Engineering

1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years

Experience Affects Project Administrator, Engineering Salaries



National Average


Skills That Affect Project Administrator, Engineering Salaries

Years of Experience

1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 8%
dental benefits
vision benefits
no benefits
None: 92%