£32,465
Avg. Salary
£19.12
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

£1,528

Bonus

£980

Profit Sharing

£650

Commission

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for a Project Engineer is £19.12 per hour.

The average pay for a Project Engineer is £32,465 per year.

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MEDIAN £32,465
£23,062 - £48,509
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MEDIAN: £32,465
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£0£51K
Salary £23,062 - £48,509
Bonus £0.00 - £4,925
Profit Sharing £0.00 - £3,945
Commission £650
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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£23,057 - £51,215
  • Country: United Kingdom
  • Currency: GBP
  • Updated: 17 Mar 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 1,845
Hourly Data £0£35
Hourly Rate £9.35 - £35.91
Overtime £10.09 - £31.00
Annual Data £0£51K
Bonus £0.00 - £4,925
Commission £650
Profit Sharing £0.00 - £3,945
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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£23,057 - £51,215
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: GBP
  • Updated: 17 Mar 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 109

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 Pay By Employer

$0$153K

$75,813

$62,053

Whiting-Turner
46 profiles
$61,318

$76,233

$74,879

$72,780

$115,473

$67,999

Quest Global
32 profiles
$46,274

$89,885

Common Career Paths for Project Engineer


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Popular Skills for Project Engineer

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 ₤29,000 based on 632 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 ₤36,000 based on 364 salaries. An experienced Project Engineer which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of ₤41,000 based on 177 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 ₤41,000 based on 62 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: £33,206

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

Project Engineer Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Project Engineer?

Project Engineer in Coalville:
"Satisfied."
Pros: Opportunities to work on exciting projects and taking on unique challenges
Cons: Unproductive meetings

Project Engineer in Harlow:
"Challenging challenge."
Pros: A lot of work they day flies
Cons: The pay is poor. No flights. No benifits.

Project Engineer in Falmouth:
"The best job I have ever had."
Pros: There is so much good with my job that I can't list them all. Top 3? 1. Challenging and fulfilling work. 2. Great salary, benefits and flexible work regime. 3. An understanding boss.
Cons: The uncertainty. I have a temporary contract that keeps on being renewed for a month or two at a time. And the commute = 45mins one way - up to an hour and fifteen when traffics bad.

Project Engineer in Birmingham:
"Varied technical role with much responsibility."
Pros: Input into all levels of the engineering development process. Good opportunity to progress to engineering managemeent. Direct liaison with OEMs. Significant level of resonsibility. Ability to get more involved in activities which are of personal interest.
Cons: Management of project plans and cost spreadsheets is not always very interesting. Involved in technical developement discussions and decision making but do not carry out the technical actions (detailed design, CAE etc.) However this is expected from this type of role. Can be involved in company politics. May be ultimately responsible for some programme failures (engineering related).

Project Engineer in Aberdeen:
To have flexibility and commitment.

Project Engineer in Oxford:
"Good Workplace, Good People, Good Money."
Pros: Interesting and current, being on the cutting edge of science and technology development.
Cons: Sometimes projects can progress slowly!

Project Engineer in Chester:
"the management style"
make sure you get a lot of project management experience

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Key Stats for Project Engineer

Gender

Female
8 %
Male
92 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 6 votes.
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
45%
5-9 years
29%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
6%

Experience Affects Project Engineer Salaries

▲23%

▲22%

▲10%

National Average
₤33,000

▼12%

Skills That Affect Project Engineer Salaries

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
8 %
Male
92 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
45%
5-9 years
29%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 34%
dental benefits
Dental: 11%
vision benefits
Vision: 13%
no benefits
None: 61%