The average salary for a Mid-Career Project Engineer in Newcastle, New South Wales is AU$97,602.
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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 thei…Read more
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Pay by Experience Level for Project Engineer
An early career Project Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of AU$80,464 based on 18 salaries. An experienced Project Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$117,704 based on 12 salaries.
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Employees with Project Engineer in their job title in Canberra, Australian Capital Territory (ACT) earn an average of 12.7% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Brisbane, Queensland (5.7% more) and Perth, Western Australia (3.3% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Adelaide, South Australia (10.0% less) and Melbourne, Victoria (3.9% less).
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