The average salary for a Project Engineer is R411,769 per year. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this field.

R198,636 - R733,378
R200K
R410K
R730K
MEDIAN: R411,817
10%
50%
90%
R53.39 - R646
R53
R190
R650
MEDIAN: R189.50
10%
50%
90%
R0R771K
Salary R198,636 - R733,378
Bonus R0.00 - R77,808
Profit Sharing R0.00 - R49,807
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).
)
R201,733 - R771,159
  • Country: South Africa
  • Currency: ZAR
  • Updated: 20 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 314
Hourly Data R0R645
Hourly Rate R53.39 - R646
Overtime R1.45 - R229.90
Annual Data R0R771K
Bonus R0.00 - R77,808
Profit Sharing R0.00 - R49,807
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).
)
R201,733 - R771,159
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: ZAR
  • Updated: 20 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 10

Find Out Exactly What You Should Be Paid

United States (change)

Common Career Paths for Project Engineer


Add this chart to your site:   640px 640px    300px 300px

Project Engineer Job Listings

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 R351,000 based on 150 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 R504,000 based on 126 salaries. An experienced Project Engineer which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of R686,000 based on 45 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 R722,000 based on 11 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: R422,128

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 Pretoria:
"Projects and team management."
Pros: I enjoy seeing a team work together and develop a end product. I also find it very satisfying when a client is happy with what we provide.
Cons: I hate having to micro-manage people and repeat things. I do not find it enjoyable to have to to peoples jobs for them when they have committed to a task.

Related Job Salaries

Key Stats for Project Engineer

Gender

Female
14 %
Male
86 %
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
38%
5-9 years
41%
10-19 years
14%
20 years or more
5%
ADVERTISEMENT
Location:
Years in Fields/Career:
United States (change)

Experience Affects Project Engineer Salaries

▲71%

▲62%

▲19%

National Average
R422,000

▼17%

Skills That Affect Project Engineer Salaries


Matlab
▲7%

▲3%


Microsoft Office
▲1%

National Average
R422,000




Microsoft Project
▼4%


▼7%


Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC) / Automation
▼21%

▼22%

SolidWorks
▼46%

Gender

Female
14 %
Male
86 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
38%
5-9 years
41%
10-19 years
14%
20 years or more
5%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 54%
dental benefits
Dental: 9%
vision benefits
Vision: 9%
no benefits
None: 45%
ADVERTISEMENT