AU$82,165
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A Project Engineer with Microsoft Word skills in Brisbane, Queensland earns an average salary of AU$81,416 per year. People in this job generally don't have more than 10 years' experience.

AU$58,394 - AU$117,407
AU$58K
AU$82K
AU$120K
MEDIAN: AU$82,165
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50%
90%
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Salary AU$58,394 - AU$117,407
Bonus AU$0.00 - AU$17,000
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AU$60,317 - AU$116,416
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 14 Jul 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 49

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.

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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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Key Stats for Project Engineer

Gender

Female
18 %
Male
82 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 4 votes.
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
47%
5-9 years
35%
10-19 years
14%

Experience Affects Project Engineer Salaries

▲8%

National Average
AU$82,000

▼10%

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
18 %
Male
82 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
47%
5-9 years
35%
10-19 years
14%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 15%
dental benefits
Dental: 5%
vision benefits
Vision:
no benefits
None: 85%