The average pay for a Project Engineer with AutoCAD skills is C$69,298 per year. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career.

C$58,882 - C$98,633
C$59K
C$64K
C$99K
MEDIAN: C$63,790
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Salary C$58,882 - C$98,633
Bonus C$500
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C$57,603 - C$82,434
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 20 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 11

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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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 C$61,000 based on 221 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 C$75,000 based on 201 salaries. An experienced Project Engineer which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$84,000 based on 85 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 C$92,000 based on 17 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: C$62,386

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Key Stats for Project Engineer

1-4 years
53%
5-9 years
33%
20 years or more
13%

Experience Affects Project Engineer Salaries

Late-Career
▲47%

▲35%

▲20%

National Average
C$62,000

▼2%

Years of Experience

1-4 years
53%
5-9 years
33%
20 years or more
13%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 80%
dental benefits
Dental: 80%
vision benefits
Vision: 67%
no benefits
None: 20%