Project Engineer with AutoCAD Skills Salary (Australia)
A Project Engineer with AutoCAD skills earns an average salary of AU$88,500 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. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.
|Salary||AU$54,154 - AU$117,315|
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|AU$54,443 - AU$118,359|
Job Description for Project Engineer
Project engineers oversee technical staff on engineering projects within their company, ensuring that projects are completed on schedule, within budget and within project specifications. They coordinate efforts among staff and ensure that effective communication exists among the various divisions or staffs involved in projects, as well as ensure resource allocation is effective, efficient and sufficient to complete the project. Project engineers use their expertise as an engineer throughout their work, and they may be the customer's technical point of contact as well. These engineers typically work alongside other engineers in an office setting, with regular travel to project sites potentially needed as well. These professionals generally work during regular business hours, although additional and/or alternative hours may be required depending on project deadlines and the needs of the business.Read More...
Requirements for this position vary depending on the company and specific position. Generally, at least a bachelor's degree in engineering is required; however, a post-baccalaureate degree may be required or preferred as well. Previous experience in a related role is needed, potentially including in a leadership position. Project engineers must have a good understanding of project management, financial management and budgeting, as well as have good communication and teamwork skills. (Copyright 2018 PayScale.com)
Project Engineer Tasks
- Utilize engineering knowledge for project management; estimate timelines and schedules; anticipate risks and costs related to the technical aspects of the project.
- Coordinate and communicate between various areas; supervise and train project staff as needed.
- Plan and organize technical projects from conception to completion.
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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 AU$70,000 based on 291 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 AU$85,000 based on 5 salaries. An experienced Project Engineer which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$111,000 based on 56 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 AU$93,000 based on 13 salaries.