A Mid-Career Senior Project Engineer in Chennai, Tamil Nadu earns an average salary of Rs 575,356 per year. A skill in Engineering Design is associated with high pay for this job.

Rs 288,387 - Rs 915,139
Rs 290K
Rs 610K
Rs 920K
MEDIAN: Rs 605,826
Rs 0Rs 976K
Salary Rs 288,387 - Rs 915,139
Bonus Rs 3,405 - Rs 172,607
Profit Sharing Rs 5,000
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).
Rs 297,277 - Rs 976,244
  • Country: India
  • Currency: INR
  • Updated: 4 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 112

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.


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 Job Listings

Key Stats for Senior Project Engineer


12 %
88 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 6 votes.
5-9 years
10-19 years

Skills That Affect Senior Project Engineer Salaries

Engineering Design

National Average
Rs 630,000

Project Management

Project Coordinating

Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC) / Automation

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 6 votes.


12 %
88 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 89%
dental benefits
Dental: 11%
vision benefits
Vision: 15%
no benefits
None: 10%