2015 Engineering Salary & Benefits Guide

Elaine Kennedy 28.01.2015

Our Morgan McKinley Ireland Salary & Benefits Guide examines 2015 permanent Engineering salary trends for a range of professional positions, as well as profiling Compensation & Benefit packages across a number sectors.

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Typical range of benefits for Engineering professionals:

Benefit Type Management Non-Management
Pension 4% - 10% employer contribution2% - 7% employer contribution
Healthcare Cover inclusive of employee and dependantsCover for employee only or no cover
Bonus 8% - 50%0% - 10%
Annual Leave 21 - 28 days21 - 24 days
Life Assurance 2-5 times basic salary2-3 times basic salary
Other Onsite canteen,
Travel tax scheme,
Mobile phone,
Laptop, parking,
Sports & social
RoleYears ExperienceDublin
Cork
Limerick
Waterford
CAD Technician0 - 326,000 - 31,00025,000 - 30,00025,000 - 30,00024,000 - 29,000
3 - 531,000 - 36,00030,000 - 35,00030,000 - 35,00028,000 - 35,000
5+36,000 - 42,00035,000 - 40,00035,000 - 40,00034,000 - 40,000
Chemical Engineer0 - 326,000 - 37,00025,000 - 35,00025,000 - 32,00025,000 - 32,000
3 - 535,000 - 50,00034,000 - 48,00032,000 - 45,00032,000 - 45,000
5+50,000 - 70,00048,000 - 65,00045,000 - 65,00045,000 - 65,000
Controls / Automation Engineer0 - 325,000 - 35,00023,000 - 33,00023,000 - 33,00023,000 - 33,000
3 - 535,000 - 50,00033,000 - 50,00035,000 - 50,00035,000 - 50,000
5+50,000 - 70,00050,000 - 68,00050,000 - 65,00050,000 - 65,000
Debug Technician0 - 323,000 - 28,00020,000 - 26,00020,000 - 26,00020,000 - 26,000
3 - 528,000 - 34,00026,000 - 32,00024,000 - 30,00024,000 - 30,000
5+34,000 - 42,00030,000 - 40,00028,000 - 38,00028,000 - 38,000
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 - 40,00033,000 - 38,00033,000 - 38,000
3 - 542,000 - 48,00040,000 - 45,00038,000 - 45,00038,000 - 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 - 48,00035,000 - 48,000
5+50,000 - 70,00048,000 - 68,00046,000 - 62,00046,000 - 62,000
Electronic Technician0 - 322,000 - 30,00020,000 - 28,00020,000 - 28,00020,000 - 28,000
3 - 530,000 - 34,00028,000 - 34,00026,000 - 30,00026,000 - 30,000
5+34,000 - 44,00032,000 - 40,00030,000 - 38,00030,000 - 38,000
Engineering Manager0 - 348,000 - 58,00045,000 - 55,00045,000 - 55,00045,000 - 55,000
3 - 558,000 - 70,00055,000 - 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 - 38,00028,000 - 36,00028,000 - 36,000
5+40,000 - 48,00038,000 - 45,00036,000 - 43,00036,000 - 43,000
Facilities Engineer0 - 322,000 - 30,00020,000 - 28,00020,000 - 28,00020,000 - 28,000
3 - 530,000 - 40,00028,000 - 35,00028,000 - 35, 00028,000 - 35, 000
5+40,000 - 50,00035,000 - 45,00035,000 - 45,00035,000 - 45,000
Facilities Manager5+50,000 - 70,00045,000 - 65,00045,000 - 65,00045,000 - 65,000
Facilities Technician0 - 325,000 - 35,00023,000 - 33,00022,000 - 32,00022,000 - 32,000
3 - 535,000 - 45,00033,000 - 43,00032,000 - 42,00032,000 - 42,000
5+45,000 - 55,00043,000 - 50,00042,000 - 48,00042,000 - 48,000
Industrial Engineer0 - 328,000 - 38,00025,000 - 35,00025,000 - 35,00025,000 - 35,000
3 - 538,000 - 48,00035,000 - 45,00033,000 - 43,00033,000 - 43,000
5+48,000 - 58,00045,000 - 55,00043,000 - 53,00043,000 - 53,000
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 - 48,00035,000 - 45,00035,000 - 45,00035,000 - 45,000
Lean Six Sigma Engineer0 - 325,000 - 35,00025,000 - 35,00022,000 - 32,00022,000 - 32,000
3 - 535,000 - 50,00035,000 - 48,00032,000 - 45,00032,000 - 45,000
5+50,000 - 65,00048,000 - 63,00045,000 - 62,00045,000 - 62,000
Maintenance Engineer0 - 326,000 - 36,00025,000 - 35,00025,000 - 35,00025,000 - 35,000
3 - 536,000 - 47,00035,000 - 45,00035,000 - 45,00035,000 - 45,000
5+47,000 - 60,00045,000 - 60,00045,000 - 55,00045,000 - 55,000
Maintenance Manager5+55,000 - 75,00050,000 - 70,00048,000 - 68,00048,000 - 68,000
Maintenance Technician0 - 325,000 - 36,00025,000 - 35,00025,000 - 35,00025,000 - 35,000
3 - 536,000 - 42,00035,000 -40,00035,000 - 40,00035,000 - 40,000
5+42,000 - 52,00040,000 - 50,00040,000 - 50,00040,000 - 50,000
Manufacturing Engineer0 - 326,000 - 36,00025,000 - 35,00025,000 - 35,00025,000 - 35,000
3 - 536,000 - 45,00035,000 - 45,00035,000 - 45,00035,000 - 45,000
5+45,000 - 60,00045,000 - 60,00045,000 - 55,00045,000 - 55,000
Manufacturing Technician0 - 325,000 - 35,00025,000 - 35,00023,000 - 33,00023,000 - 33,000
3 - 535,000 - 42,00035,000 - 40,00033,000 - 38,00033,000 - 38,000
5+42,000 - 50,00040,000 - 50,00040,000 - 45,00040,000 - 45,000
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 - 326,000 - 36,00025,000 - 35,00025,000 - 35,00025,000 - 35,000
3 - 536,000 - 42,00035,000 - 40,00035,000 - 40,00035,000 - 40,000
5+42,000 - 53,00040,000 - 50,00038,000 - 48,00038,000 - 48,000
NPD Manager0 - 355,000 - 65,00050,000 - 60,00050,000 - 60,00048,000 - 60,000
3 - 565,000 - 75,00060,000 - 70,00058,000 - 68,00060,000 - 70,000
5+75,000 - 85,00070,000 - 80,00068,000 - 78,00068,000 - 78,000
NPD Technologist0 - 325,000 - 35,00023,000 - 33,00023,000 - 33,00023,000 - 33,000
3 - 535,000 - 45,00033,000 - 45,00033,000 - 45,00033,000 - 45,000
5+45,000 - 55,00045,000 - 55,00045,000 - 55,00045,000 - 55,000
Process Engineer0 - 326,000 - 36,00023,000 - 33,00023,000 - 32,00023,000 - 32,000
3 - 536,000 - 52,00033,000 - 50,00032,000 - 45,00032,000 - 45,000
5+52,000 - 65,00050,000 - 65,00045,000 - 60,00045,000 - 60,000
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 - 335,000 - 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 - 330,000 - 35,00028,000 - 32,00028,000 - 32,00028,000 - 32,000
3 - 535,000 - 45,00032,000 - 42,00032,000 42,00032,000 - 42,000
5+45,000 - 55,00042,000 - 52,00042,000 - 52,00042,000 - 52,000
Quality Manager0 - 355,000 - 58,00050,000 - 55,00048,000 - 53,00048,000 - 53,000
3 - 558,000 - 68,00055,000 - 65,00053,000 - 63,00053,000 - 63,000
5+68,000 - 75,00065,000 - 70,00063,000 - 70,00063,000 - 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 - 60,00048,000 - 58,00048,000 - 58,000
3 - 565,000 - 70,00060,000 - 65,00060,000 - 65,00060,000 - 65,000
5+70,000 - 80,00065,000 - 75,00063,000 - 73,00063,000 - 73,000
Validation Engineer0 - 335,000 - 45,00032,000 - 42,00032,000 - 42,00030,000 - 40,000
3 - 545,000 - 55,00042,000 - 55,00042,000 - 52,00040,000 - 50,000
5+55,000 - 65,00055,000 - 65,00052,000 - 65,00052,000 - 65,000
Chemical Engineer0 - 325,000 - 37,00025,000 - 35,00025,000 - 32,00025,000 - 32,000
3 - 537,000 - 52,00035,000 - 50,00032,000 - 45,00032,000 - 45,000
5+50,000 - 70,00050,000 - 70,00045,000 - 63,00045,000 - 65,000

Health & Safety

RoleYears ExperienceDublin
Cork
Limerick
Waterford
Health & Safety Officer0 - 325,000 - 35,00025,000 - 35,00025,000 - 35,00025,000 - 35,000
3 - 535,000 - 45,00035,000 - 45,00035,000 - 45,00035,000 - 45,000
5+45,000 - 55,00045,000 - 55,00045,000 - 55,00045,000 - 55,000
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 - 48,00045,000 - 48,000
5+55,000 - 65,00050,000 - 60,00048,000 - 58,00048,000 - 58,000

 

 

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