The average salary for a Senior Project Engineer in South Africa is R787,416.
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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. Since they are coordinating efforts of different personnel on …Read more
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.
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Popular Skills for Senior Project Engineer
Skills in Project Management, Engineering Design and Technical Analysis are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Microsoft Office and Microsoft Excel.
Pay by Experience Level for Senior Project Engineer
An early career Senior Project Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of R425,964 based on 5 salaries. A mid-career Senior Project Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of R699,543 based on 20 salaries. An experienced Senior Project Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of R843,150 based on 24 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of R915,628.
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