Average Senior Project Engineer Salary in South Africa

R787,416
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R50,868
Bonus
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The average salary for a Senior Project Engineer in South Africa is R787,416.
10%
R420k
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R787k
90%
R1m
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R420k - R1m
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R10k - R171k
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Job Description for Senior Project Engineer

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.

Years of Experience

This data is based on 56 survey responses.
Early Career
8.9%
Mid Career
35.7%
Experienced
42.9%
Late Career
12.5%