The average salary for a Senior Structural Engineer is AU$102,552 per year. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience. Experience has a moderate effect on income for this job.

AU$83,392 - AU$141,905
AU$83K
AU$110K
AU$140K
MEDIAN: AU$105,344
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50%
90%
AU$39.73 - AU$118
AU$40
AU$79
AU$120
MEDIAN: AU$78.93
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50%
90%
AU$0AU$150K
Salary AU$83,392 - AU$141,905
Bonus AU$0.00 - AU$10,213
Profit Sharing AU$0.00 - AU$14,681
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$85,085 - AU$150,889
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 13 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 239
Hourly Data AU$0AU$118
Hourly Rate AU$39.73 - AU$118
Overtime AU$42.35
Annual Data AU$0AU$150K
Bonus AU$0.00 - AU$10,213
Profit Sharing AU$0.00 - AU$14,681
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$85,085 - AU$150,889
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 13 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 18

Job Description for Senior Structural Engineer

Senior structural engineers use their engineering experience in the development and maintenance of architectural structures. These engineers are needed in many fields to design buildings and devices that can withstand current usage loads and future demands. Senior structural engineers work with architects through the entire course of a project. They may be employed by contractors, governments, or consultants. Leadership skills are a requirement for senior structural engineers, as they provide guidance and assistance to junior engineers.

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Senior Structural Engineer Tasks

  • Lead design process, including design reviews, submission and delivery.
  • Create budgets and scope-of-work documents.
  • Update, verify, validate, share and improve drawings and specifications.
  • Resolve, document and escalate design and construction problems.

Senior Structural Engineer Pay By Employer

$0$120K

$68,529

Sargent & Lundy
9 profiles
$83,274

$86,741

Senior Structural Engineer Job Listings

Popular Skills for Senior Structural Engineer

Pay by Experience Level for Senior Structural Engineer

Pay by Experience for a Senior Structural Engineer has a positive trend. An entry-level Senior Structural Engineer with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$86,000 based on 11 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Senior Structural 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$95,000 based on 60 salaries. An experienced Senior Structural Engineer which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$120,000 based on 74 salaries. A Senior Structural 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$134,000 based on 15 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$107,564

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

Senior Structural Engineer Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Senior Structural Engineer?

Senior Structural Engineer in Sydney:
"Exoerienced Senior Structural Engineer."
Pros: Challenging.
Cons: Not being to able see family - long periods away from home.

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Key Stats for Senior Structural Engineer

Gender

Female
11 %
Male
89 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 9 votes.
Less than 1 year
0%
1-4 years
3%
5-9 years
32%
10-19 years
53%
20 years or more
12%

Experience Affects Senior Structural Engineer Salaries

▲25%

▲11%

National Average
AU$108,000

▼11%

▼20%

Skills That Affect Senior Structural Engineer Salaries

National Average
AU$108,000




Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 9 votes.

Gender

Female
11 %
Male
89 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
0%
1-4 years
3%
5-9 years
32%
10-19 years
53%
20 years or more
12%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 8%
dental benefits
Dental: 2%
vision benefits
Vision: 1%
no benefits
None: 90%