AU$129,386
Avg. Salary
AU$67.49
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

AU$5,995

Bonus

AU$1,024

Profit Sharing

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for a Senior Project Engineer is AU$67.49 per hour.

The average pay for a Senior Project Engineer is AU$129,386 per year.

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AU$44.70
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AU$67.49
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AU$103.83
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MEDIAN AU$67.49
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AU$97k
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AU$129k
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AU$170k
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MEDIAN AU$129,386
AU$97,078 - AU$169,645
AU$97K
AU$130K
AU$170K
MEDIAN: AU$129,386
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AU$44.70 - AU$104
AU$45
AU$67
AU$100
MEDIAN: AU$67.49
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AU$0AU$176K
Salary AU$97,078 - AU$169,645
Bonus AU$0.00 - AU$19,678
Profit Sharing AU$1,024
Total Pay (?
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).
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AU$98,234 - AU$176,583
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 23 Apr 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 372
Hourly Data AU$0AU$103
Hourly Rate AU$44.70 - AU$104
Overtime AU$40.85 - AU$98.34
Annual Data AU$0AU$176K
Bonus AU$0.00 - AU$19,678
Profit Sharing AU$1,024
Total Pay (?
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).
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AU$98,234 - AU$176,583
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 23 Apr 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 26

Job Description for Senior Project Engineer

Also known as a lead project engineer, a senior project engineer oversees operating processes. These processes are used by companies making products and completing projects of various types, including construction, industrial, and environmental. The senior project engineer watches over the efforts of technical personal as they perform their aspects of a project, oversees the needs of clients, and provides ways to improve processes.

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Senior Project Engineer Tasks
  • Interpret specifications and project plans to organize, estimate, and schedule project efforts.
  • Document and analyze project needs, goals, and objectives.
  • Track budget and schedule, making adjustments to reach goals.
  • Liaise with all relevant staff, contractors, suppliers, and others to coordinate work.

Senior Project Engineer Pay By Employer

$0$165K

$85,913

$110,593

$102,000

$98,251

$74,008

Moog, Inc.
9 profiles
$117,869

Intertek
8 profiles
$89,171

$86,740

Kohler, Co.
7 profiles
$79,395

$154,722

Common Career Paths for Senior Project Engineer


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Pay by Experience Level for Senior Project Engineer

Pay by Experience for a Senior Project Engineer has a positive trend. An entry-level Senior Project Engineer with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$104,000 based on 15 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Senior 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$123,000 based on 102 salaries. An experienced Senior Project Engineer which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$142,000 based on 112 salaries. A Senior 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$135,000 based on 27 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

-1%

-8%

-14%

National Average: AU$131,789

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

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Key Stats for Senior Project Engineer

Gender

Female
6 %
Male
94 %
Less than 1 year
0%
1-4 years
4%
5-9 years
31%
10-19 years
55%
20 years or more
10%

Experience Affects Senior Project Engineer Salaries

▲8%

▲3%

National Average
AU$132,000

▼7%

▼21%

Skills That Affect Senior Project Engineer Salaries

National Average
AU$132,000



Gender

Female
6 %
Male
94 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
0%
1-4 years
4%
5-9 years
31%
10-19 years
55%
20 years or more
10%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 5%
dental benefits
Dental: 1%
vision benefits
Vision: 2%
no benefits
None: 94%