The average pay for a Lead Instrument Engineer is Rs 707,913 per year. Experience has a moderate effect on income for this job. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Instrument Control, Project Management, and Distributed Control Systems (DCS).

Rs 519,332 - Rs 2,158,028
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Salary Rs 519,332 - Rs 2,158,028
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Rs 519,332 - Rs 2,326,992
  • Country: India
  • Currency: INR
  • Updated: 18 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 63

Job Description for Lead Instrument Engineer

A lead instrument engineer is a person who is at the head of a team who uses controls and gauges to handle heavy machinery. The engineer then measures and adjusts these controls and gauges based upon working conditions. Instrumentation engineering teams are most frequently found in industries like energy extraction or electrical or aerospace engineering. The team utilizes its remote controls, readouts, and sampling when it is impossible or unfeasible for an engineer to be physically present with the actual equipment.

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Lead Instrument Engineer Tasks

  • Review designs and plans to determine feasibility and compliance, to estimate costs and timelines, and to commission projects.
  • Review and guide construction plans and processes for projects, sites, and equipment.
  • Prepare calculations and documentation, make improvements, and recommend implementation processes.

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Pay by Experience Level for Lead Instrument Engineer

Pay by Experience for a Lead Instrument Engineer has a positive trend. An entry-level Lead Instrument Engineer with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of Rs 696,000 based on 7 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Lead Instrument Engineer with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of Rs 809,000 based on 12 salaries. An experienced Lead Instrument Engineer which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of Rs 1,015,000 based on 8 salaries. A Lead Instrument Engineer with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of Rs 2,095,000 based on 6 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: Rs 1,023,911

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Key Stats for Lead Instrument Engineer

Gender

Female
8 %
Male
92 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 4 votes.
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
8%
5-9 years
38%
10-19 years
43%
20 years or more
10%

Experience Affects Lead Instrument Engineer Salaries

Late-Career
▲105%

National Average
Rs 1,024,000

▼1%

▼21%

Entry-Level
▼32%

Skills That Affect Lead Instrument Engineer Salaries

National Average
Rs 1,024,000

Distributed Control Systems (DCS)
▼2%

Instrument Control
▼2%

Project Management
▼2%

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
8 %
Male
92 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
8%
5-9 years
38%
10-19 years
43%
20 years or more
10%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 97%
dental benefits
Dental: 9%
vision benefits
Vision: 9%
no benefits
None: 3%