How much does a Project Engineer make?

Updated 5 Dec 2021
$100,000 /yr
Average Base Pay

1,232 salaries

$70K

Low

$100K

Average

$137K

High

No additional cash compensation has been reported for this role

The average salary for Project Engineer is $100,000 per year in the Australia. The average additional cash compensation for a Project Engineer in the Australia is undefined, with a range from undefined - undefined. Salaries estimates are based on 1232 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Project Engineer employees in the Australia.

Seniority Levels

L2
Project Engineer$100,000 /yr
L3
Senior Project Engineer$150,000 /yr
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Snowy Hydro
3.4

Snowy Hydro

Project Engineer

$80,891

 /yr
Range: $53K - $151K
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$53K

$151K

$53,241 - $150,595 Range

Lendlease
3.9

Lendlease

Project Engineer

$120,000

 /yr
Range: $78K - $143K

$78K

$143K

$78,000 - $142,801 Range

John Holland Group
3.9

John Holland Group

Project Engineer

$135,000

 /yr
Range: $110K - $182K

$110K

$182K

$110,000 - $182,000 Range

CPB Contractors
3.5

CPB Contractors

Project Engineer

$126,000

 /yr
Range: $95K - $166K

$95K

$166K

$95,000 - $166,163 Range

Downer
3.6

Downer

Project Engineer

$110,000

 /yr
Range: $72K - $160K

$72K

$160K

$71,635 - $160,000 Range

Monadelphous
3.5

Monadelphous

Project Engineer

$82,180

 /yr
Range: $69K - $136K

$69K

$136K

$68,650 - $135,636 Range

Wipro
3.4

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 - $165K

$90K

$165K

$90,000 - $165,000 Range

Fulton Hogan
4.4

Fulton Hogan

Project Engineer

$110,000

 /yr
Range: $70K - $180K

$70K

$180K

$70,000 - $180,000 Range

Acciona
4

Acciona

Project Engineer

$120,000

 /yr
Range: $100K - $135K

$100K

$135K

$100,000 - $135,000 Range

BHP
4.1

BHP

Project Engineer

$140,000

 /yr
Range: $80K - $207K

$80K

$207K

$80,000 - $207,099 Range

Schneider Electric
4.2

Schneider Electric

Project Engineer

$91,122

 /yr
Range: $80K - $114K

$80K

$114K

$80,188 - $114,390 Range

Rio Tinto
3.8

Rio Tinto

Project Engineer

$109,653

 /yr
Range: $85K - $210K

$85K

$210K

$85,000 - $210,000 Range

Honeywell
3.8

Honeywell

Project Engineer

$96,012

 /yr
Range: $76K - $123K

$76K

$123K

$76,000 - $122,500 Range

Ventia
3.4

Ventia

Project Engineer

$93,000

 /yr
Range: $78K - $120K

$78K

$120K

$78,000 - $120,000 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 - $139,773 Range

Civmec
4.1

Civmec

Project Engineer

$102,951

 /yr
Range: $72K - $130K

$72K

$130K

$72,081 - $130,000 Range

Laing O'Rourke
4

Laing O'Rourke

Project Engineer

$140,000

 /yr
Range: $110K - $157K

$110K

$157K

$109,530 - $157,418 Range

Transport for NSW
3.8

Transport for NSW

Project Engineer

$109,000

 /yr
Range: $100K - $137K

$100K

$137K

$100,000 - $136,787 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 1232 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Project Engineer employees.

The highest salary for a Project Engineer in Australia is $136,950 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.

$153,000
per year
A Project Engineer in the Perth Area area reported making $153,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Perth Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Company - Public
$55,000
per year
A Project Engineer in the Sydney Area area reported making $55,000 per year
Job Highlights
Sydney Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$25
hourly
A Project Engineer in the Melbourne Area area reported making $25 per hour
Job Highlights
Melbourne Area area
Part-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Company - Private
$87,000
per year
A Project Engineer in the Sydney Area area reported making $87,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Sydney Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$85,000
per year
A Project Engineer in the Adelaide Area area reported making $85,000 per year
Additional Pay
$4k cash bonus
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Adelaide Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$85,000
per year
A Project Engineer in the Perth Area area reported making $85,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Perth Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private