How much does a Project Engineer make?

Updated 20 Jan 2022
USD 79,485 /yr
Average Base Pay

27,497 salaries

USD 58K

Low

USD 79K

Average

USD 108K

High

No additional cash compensation has been reported for this role

How much does a Project Engineer make? The national average salary for a Project Engineer is $79,485 in United States. Filter by location to see Project Engineer salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 27,497 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Project Engineer employees.

Seniority Levels

L2
Project Engineer$100,000 /yr
L3
Senior Project Engineer$150,000 /yr
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Lendlease
3.9

Lendlease

Project Engineer

$120,000

 /yr
Range: $78K - $151K
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$78K

$151K

$78,000 - $150,612 Range

Snowy Hydro
3.5

Snowy Hydro

Project Engineer

$81,176

 /yr
Range: $53K - $151K

$53K

$151K

$53,429 - $151,126 Range

John Holland Group
3.9

John Holland Group

Project Engineer

$135,000

 /yr
Range: $98K - $182K

$98K

$182K

$97,574 - $182,000 Range

CPB Contractors
3.5

CPB Contractors

Project Engineer

$126,000

 /yr
Range: $95K - $167K

$95K

$167K

$95,000 - $166,750 Range

Downer
3.6

Downer

Project Engineer

$110,000

 /yr
Range: $72K - $160K

$72K

$160K

$71,887 - $160,000 Range

Monadelphous
3.7

Monadelphous

Project Engineer

$82,000

 /yr
Range: $69K - $136K

$69K

$136K

$68,892 - $136,114 Range

Wipro
3.7

Wipro

Project Engineer

$55,000

 /yr
Range: $40K - $75K

$40K

$75K

$40,000 - $75,000 Range

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UGL
3.8

UGL

Project Engineer

$120,000

 /yr
Range: $90K - $180K

$90K

$180K

$90,000 - $180,000 Range

Acciona
3.9

Acciona

Project Engineer

$120,000

 /yr
Range: $100K - $135K

$100K

$135K

$100,000 - $135,000 Range

BHP
4.1

BHP

Project Engineer

$138,876

 /yr
Range: $80K - $208K

$80K

$208K

$80,000 - $207,829 Range

Fulton Hogan
4.3

Fulton Hogan

Project Engineer

$110,000

 /yr
Range: $70K - $180K

$70K

$180K

$70,000 - $180,000 Range

Ventia
3.3

Ventia

Project Engineer

$93,000

 /yr
Range: $78K - $120K

$78K

$120K

$78,000 - $120,000 Range

Schneider Electric
4.2

Schneider Electric

Project Engineer

$91,495

 /yr
Range: $80K - $115K

$80K

$115K

$80,471 - $114,793 Range

Rio Tinto
3.8

Rio Tinto

Project Engineer

$109,846

 /yr
Range: $85K - $210K

$85K

$210K

$85,000 - $210,000 Range

Honeywell
3.8

Honeywell

Project Engineer

$96,177

 /yr
Range: $76K - $123K

$76K

$123K

$76,000 - $122,500 Range

Civmec
4.1

Civmec

Project Engineer

$105,447

 /yr
Range: $80K - $125K

$80K

$125K

$80,000 - $125,000 Range

Constructability Recruitment
4.6

Constructability Recruitment

Project Engineer

$124,000

 /yr
Range: $120K - $135K

$120K

$135K

$120,000 - $134,697 Range

NDY
3.2

NDY

Project Engineer

$73,500

 /yr
Range: $66K - $140K

$66K

$140K

$66,000 - $140,266 Range

Cardno
3.3

Cardno

Project Engineer

$87,179

 /yr
Range: $79K - $100K

$79K

$100K

$78,500 - $100,000 Range

Transport for NSW
3.8

Transport for NSW

Project Engineer

$109,000

 /yr
Range: $100K - $137K

$100K

$137K

$100,000 - $137,269 Range

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Frequently asked questions about a Project Engineer salaries

The national average salary for a Project Engineer is $100,000 per year in Australia. Filter by location to see a Project Engineer salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 1296 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Project Engineer employees.

The highest salary for a Project Engineer in Australia is $135,000 per year.

The lowest salary for a Project Engineer in Australia is $70,000 per year.

Recent Salary Reports

Below are the most recent project engineer salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

$95
hourly
A Project Engineer in the Perth Area area reported making $95 per hour
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10+ years experience
Perth Area area
Contract
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Company - Public
$55,000
per year
A Project Engineer in the Melbourne Area area reported making $55,000 per year
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10+ years experience
Melbourne Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
$135,000
per year
A Project Engineer in the Sydney Area area reported making $135,000 per year
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5-7 years experience
Sydney Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$110,000
per year
A Project Engineer in the Melbourne Area area reported making $110,000 per year
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Melbourne Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Private Practice / Firm
$110,000
per year
A Project Engineer in the Sydney Area area reported making $110,000 per year
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Sydney Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
College / University
$100,000
per year
A Project Engineer in the Melbourne Area area reported making $100,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Melbourne Area area
Contract
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Public
$90,000
per year
A Project Engineer in the Sydney Area area reported making $90,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Sydney Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Private Practice / Firm