2014 Engineering Salary & Benefits Guide

Bryan Hyland 30.01.2014

Our Morgan McKinley Ireland Salary & Benefits Guide examines salary trends for Engineering in 2014 for a range of professional positions, as well as profiling Compensation & Benefit packages across a number of sectors.

Benefit TypeManagementNon Management
Pension5% - 10% employer contribution5% - 8% employer contribution
HealthcareCover includes spouse and dependents for senior positionsEmployee cover only for lower to mid level
Bonus5% - 30%5% - 10%
Annual Leave20 - 25 days20 - 22 days
Life Assurance3 - 4 times basic salary3 - 4 times basic salary
OtherCompany Share Scheme
Onsite Canteen
Expenses Cover
Sports & Social
Educational Assistance

 

Engineering
PERMANENT(annual salary)

RoleYears ExperienceDublin
Cork
Limerick
Waterford
CAD Technician0 - 327,000 - 32,00025,000 - 30,00025,000 - 30,00023,000 - 27,000
3 - 532,000 - 37,00030,000 - 35,00030,000 - 35,00027,000 - 33,000
5+37,000 - 42,00035,000 - 40,00035,000 - 40,00033,000 - 38,000
Chemical Engineer0 - 333,000 - 43,00030,000 - 40,00030,000 - 40,00030,000 - 40,000
3 - 543,000 - 55,00040,000 - 55,00040,000 - 55,00040,000 - 55,000
5+55,000 - 70,00055,000 - 65,00055,000 - 65,00055,000 - 65,000
Controls / Automation Engineer0 - 328,000 - 38,00025,000 - 35,00025,000 - 35,00025,000 - 35,000
3 - 538,000 - 45,00035,000 - 45,00035,000 - 45,00035,000 - 45,000
5+45,000 - 65,00045,000 - 65,00045,000 - 65,00045,000 - 65,000
Debug Technician0 - 323,000 - 28,00020,000 - 26,00020,000 - 26,00020,000 - 26,000
3 - 528,000 - 34,00026,000 - 32,00026,000 - 32,00026,000 - 32,000
5+34,000 - 42,00032,000 - 40,00032,000 - 40,00032,000 - 40,000
Design Engineer0 - 327,000 - 37,00025,000 - 35,00025,000 - 35,00022,000 - 32,000
3 - 537,000 - 52,00035,000 - 50,00035,000 - 50,00032,000 - 47,000
5+52,000 - 62,00050,000 - 60,00050,000 - 60,00047,000 - 58,000
Design Manager0 - 340,000 - 45,00035,000 - 40,00035,000 - 40,00035,000 - 40,000
3 - 545,000 - 58,00040,000 - 55,00040,000 - 55,00040,000 - 55,000
5+58,000 - 70,00055,000 - 65,00055,000 - 65,00055,000 - 65,000
Electrical Engineer0 - 337,000 - 42,00035,000 - 40,00035,000 - 40,00035,000 - 40,000
3 - 542,000 - 48,00040,000 - 45,00040,000 - 45,00040,000 - 45,000
5+48,000 - 58,00045,000 - 55,00045,000 - 55,00045,000 - 55,000
Electronic Engineer0 - 333,000 - 40,00030,000 - 38,00030,000 - 35,00030,000 - 35,000
3 - 540,000 - 50,00038,000 - 50,00035,000 - 50,00035,000 - 50,000
5+50,000 - 70,00050,000 - 65,00050,000 - 65,00050,000 - 65,000
Electronic Technician0 - 322,000 - 30,00020,000 - 28,00020,000 - 28,00020,000 - 28,000
3 - 530,000 - 34,00028,000 - 32,00028,000 - 32,00028,000 - 32,000
5+34,000 - 44,00032,000 - 40,00032,000 - 40,00032,000 - 40,000
Engineering Manager0 - 348,000 - 58,00045,000 - 55,00045,000 - 55,00045,000 - 55,000
3 - 558,000 - 68,00055,000 - 65,00055,000 - 65,00055,000 - 65,000
5+70,000 - 80,00065,000 - 75,00065,000 - 75,00065,000 - 75,000
Environmental Engineer0 - 323,000 - 33,00020,000 - 30,00020,000 - 30,00020,000 - 30,000
3 - 533,000 - 40,00030,000 - 38,00030,000 - 38,00030,000 - 38,000
5+40,000 - 48,00038,000 - 45,00038,000 - 45,00038,000 - 45,000
Facilities Engineer0 - 322,000 - 30,00020,000 - 28,00020,000 - 28,00020,000 - 28,000
3 - 530,000 - 38,00028,000 - 35,00028,000 - 35,00028,000 - 35,000
5+38,000 - 48,00035,000 - 45,00035,000 - 45,00035,000 - 45,000
Facilities Manager0 - 338,000 - 42,00035,000 - 40,00035,000 - 40,00035,000 - 40,000
3 - 542,000 - 50,00040,000 - 45,00040,000 - 45,00040,000 - 45,000
5+50,000 - 60,00045,000 - 55,00045,000 - 55,00045,000 - 55,000
Facilities Technician0 - 323,000 - 28,00020,000 - 25,00020,000 - 25,00020,000 - 25,000
3 - 528,000 - 32,00025,000 - 30,00025,000 - 30,00025,000 - 30,000
5+32,000 - 37,00030,000 - 35,00030,000 - 35,00030,000 - 35,000
Industrial Engineer0 - 328,000 - 38,00025,000 - 35,00025,000 - 35,00025,000 - 35,000
3 - 538,000 - 48,00035,000 - 45,00035,000 - 45,00035,000 - 45,000
5+48,000 - 58,00045,000 - 65,00045,000 - 65,00045,000 - 65,000
Instrumentation Engineer0 - 328,000 - 38,00025,000 - 35,00025,000 - 35,00025,000 - 35,000
3 - 538,000 - 48,00035,000 - 45,00035,000 - 45,00035,000 - 45,000
5+48,000 - 58,00045,000 - 55,00045,000 - 55,00045,000 - 55,000
Instrumentation Technician0 - 328,000 - 32,00025,000 - 30,00025,000 - 30,00025,000 - 30,000
3 - 532,000 - 38,00030,000 - 35,00030,000 - 35,00030,000 - 35,000
5+38,000 - 42,00035,000 - 40,00035,000 - 40,00035,000 - 40,000
Lean Six Sigma Engineer0 - 328,000 - 38,00025,000 - 35,00025,000 - 35,00025,000 - 35,000
3 - 538,000 - 50,00035,000 - 45,00035,000 - 45,00035,000 - 45,000
5+50,000 - 60,00045,000 - 65,00045,000 - 65,00045,000 - 65,000
Maintenance Engineer0 - 333,000 - 40,00030,000 - 35,00030,000 - 35,00030,000 - 35,000
3 - 540,000 - 45,00035,000 - 40,00035,000 - 40,00035,000 - 40,000
5+45,000 - 55,00040,000 - 50,00040,000 - 50,00040,000 - 50,000
Maintenance Manager0 - 354,000 - 58,00050,000 - 55,00050,000 - 55,00050,000 - 55,000
3 - 558,000 - 65,00055,000 - 60,00055,000 - 60,00055,000 - 60,000
5+65 000 - 70,00060 000 - 65,00060 000 - 65,00060 000 - 65,000
Maintenance Technician0 - 328,000 - 32,00025,000 - 30,00025,000 - 30,00025,000 - 30,000
3 - 532,000 - 38,00030,000 - 35,00030,000 - 35,00030,000 - 35,000
5+38,000 - 48,00035,000 - 45,00035,000 - 45,00035,000 - 40,000
Manufacturing Engineer0 - 333,000 - 38,00030,000 - 35,00030,000 - 35,00030,000 - 35,000
3 - 538,000 - 48,00035,000 - 45,00035,000 - 45,00035,000 - 45,000
5+48,000 - 58,00045,000 - 60,00045,000 - 60,00045,000 - 55,000
Manufacturing Technician0 - 324,000 - 30,00020,000 - 28,00020,000 - 28,00020,000 - 28,000
3 - 530,000 - 36,00028,000 - 32,00028,000 - 32,00028,000 - 32,000
5+36,000 - 44,00032,000 - 40,00032,000 - 40,00032,000 - 40,000
Mechanical Engineer0 - 333,000 - 38,00030,000 - 35,00030,000 - 35,00030,000 - 35,000
3 - 538,000 - 50,00035,000 - 45,00035,000 - 45,00035,000 - 45,000
5+50,000 - 65,00045,000 - 60,00045,000 - 60,00045,000 - 60,000
Mechanical Technician0 - 322,000 - 30,00020,000 - 28,00020,000 - 28,00018,000 - 26,000
3 - 530,000 - 45,00028,000 - 40,00028,000 - 40,00026,000 - 38,000
5+45,000 - 55,00040,000 - 50,00040,000 - 50,00038,000 - 48,000
NPD Manager0 - 355,000 - 65,00050,000 - 60,00050,000 - 60,00048,000 - 60,000
3 - 565,000 - 75,00060,000 - 70,00060,000 - 70,00060,000 - 70,000
5+75,000 - 85,00070,000 - 80,00070,000 - 80,00070,000 - 80,000
NPD Technologist0 - 338,000 - 52,00035,000 - 48,00035,000 - 48,00035,000 - 48,000
3 - 552,000 - 65,00048,000 - 60,00048,000 - 60,00048,000 - 60,000
5+65,000 - 75,00060,000 - 70,00060,000 - 70,00060,000 - 70,000
Process Engineer0 - 338,000 - 48,00035,000 - 45,00035,000 - 45,00035,000 - 45,000
3 - 548,000 - 65,00045,000 - 60,00045,000 - 60,00045,000 - 60,000
5+65,000 - 75,00060,000 - 70,00060,000 - 70,00060,000 - 70,000
Process Improvement Engineer0 - 338,000 - 48,00035,000 - 45,00035,000 - 45,00035,000 - 45,000
3 - 548,000 - 58,00045,000 - 55,00045,000 - 55,00045,000 - 55,000
5+58,000 - 64,00055,000 - 60,00055,000 - 60,00055,000 - 60,000
Process Improvement Manager0 - 364,000 - 70,00060,000 - 65,00060,000 - 65,00060,000 - 65,000
3 - 570,000 - 75,00065,000 - 70,00065,000 - 70,00065,000 - 70,000
5+75,000 - 85,00070,000 - 80,00070,000 - 80,00070,000 - 80,000
Process Technician0 - 332,000 - 38,00030,000 - 35,00030,000 - 35,00030,000 - 35,000
3 - 538,000 - 44,00035,000 - 40,00035,000 - 40,00035,000 - 40,000
5+44,000 - 55,00040,000 - 50,00040,000 - 50,00040,000 - 50,000
Production Engineer0 - 338,000 - 50,00035,000 - 45,00035,000 - 45,00035,000 - 45,000
3 - 550,000 - 60,00045,000 - 55,00045,000 - 55,00045,000 - 55,000
5+60,000 - 65,00055,000 - 60,00055,000 - 60,00055,000 - 60,000
Production Manager0 - 355,000 - 60,00050,000 - 55,00050,000 - 55,00050,000 - 55,000
3 - 560,000 - 65,00055,000 - 65,00055,000 - 65,00055,000 - 65,000
5+65,000 - 75,00065,000 - 70,00065,000 - 70,00065,000 - 70,000
Project Engineer0 - 338,000 - 44,00035,000 - 40,00035,000 - 40,00035,000 - 40,000
3 - 544,000 - 54,00040,000 - 50,00040,000 - 50,00040,000 - 50,000
5+54,000 - 60,00050,000 - 60,00050,000 - 60,00050,000 - 60,000
Project Manager0 - 344,000 - 50,00040,000 - 45,00040,000 - 45,00040,000 - 45,000
3 - 550,000 - 70,00045,000 - 65,00045,000 - 65,00045,000 - 65,000
5+70,000 - 80,00065,000 - 75,00065,000 - 75,00065,000 - 75,000
Quality Engineer0 - 350,000 - 60,00045,000 - 50,00045,000 - 50,00045,000 - 50,000
3 - 560,000 - 70,00050,000 - 65,00050,000 - 65,00050,000 - 65,000
5+70,000 - 80,00065,000 - 75,00065,000 - 75,00065,000 - 75,000
Quality Manager0 - 355,000 - 58,00050,000 - 55,00050,000 - 55,00050,000 - 55,000
3 - 558,000 - 68,00055,000 - 65,00055,000 - 65,00055,000 - 65,000
5+68,000 - 75,00065,000 - 70,00065,000 - 70,00065,000 - 70,000
Quality Technician0 - 328,000 - 33,00025,000 - 30,00025,000 - 30,00025,000 - 30,000
3 - 533,000 - 38,00030,000 - 35,00030,000 - 35,00030,000 - 35,000
5+38,000 - 48,00035,000 - 45,00035,000 - 45,00035,000 - 45,000
Test Engineer0 - 327,000 - 32,00025,000 - 30,00025,000 - 30,00023,000 - 27,000
3 - 532,000 - 37,00030,000 - 35,00030,000 - 35,00027,000 - 33,000
5+37,000 - 42,00035,000 - 40,00035,000 - 40,00033,000 - 38,000
Validation Manager0 - 355,000 - 65,00050,000 - 60,00050,000 - 60,00050,000 - 60,000
3 - 565,000 - 70,00060,000 - 65,00060,000 - 65,00060,000 - 65,000
5+70,000 - 80,00065,000 - 75,00065,000 - 75,00065,000 - 75,000
Validation Engineer0 - 344,000 - 50,00040,000 - 45,00040,000 - 45,00040,000 - 45,000
3 - 550,000 - 60,00045,000 - 55,00045,000 - 55,00045,000 - 55,000
5+60,000 - 72,00055,000 - 65,00055,000 - 65,00055,000 - 65,000
Chemical Engineer0 - 328,000 - 38,00025,000 - 35,00025,000 - 35,00025,000 - 35,000
3 - 538,000 - 50,00035,000 - 50,00035,000 - 50,00035,000 - 50,000
5+50,000 - 70,00050,000 - 65,00050,000 - 65,00050,000 - 65,000

 

Health & Safety
PERMANENT(annual salary)

RoleYears ExperienceDublin
Cork
Limerick
Waterford
Health & Safety Officer0 - 322,000 - 32,00020,000 - 28,00020,000 - 28,00020,000 - 28,000
3 - 532,000 - 38,00028,000 - 35,00028,000 - 35,00028,000 - 35,000
5+38,000 - 45,00035,000 - 50,00035,000 - 50,00035,000 - 50,000
EHS Officer0 - 324,000 - 28,00020,000 - 28,00020,000 - 28,00020,000 - 28,000
3 - 528,000 - 44,00028,000 - 40,00028,000 - 40,00028,000 - 40,000
5+44,000 - 58,00040,000 - 50,00040,000 - 50,00040,000 - 50,000
EHS Manager0 - 343,000 - 48,00040,000 - 45,00040,000 - 45,00040,000 - 45,000
3 - 548,000 - 55,00045,000 - 50,00045,000 - 50,00045,000 - 50,000
5+55,000 - 65,00050,000 - 60,00050,000 - 60,00050,000 - 60,000
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