ENGINEER SALARY IN COLOMBO, SRI LANKA

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Average gross salary for Engineer GROSS SALARY
LKR 1,336,285
Average gorss salary (USD) for Engineer GROSS SALARY (USD)
US$ 9,305
Average net salary for Engineer NET SALARY
LKR 1,159,342
The most typical salary for Engineer MOST TYPICAL GROSS
LKR 985,272
  Updated: 04 Oct 2019   Diff. gross vs. net: 13%
  Salary entries: 28

Engineer Earnings in Colombo, Sri Lanka

Average salary for Engineer in Colombo, Sri Lanka is LKR 1,336,285.

Average take home earning is LKR 1,159,342 (Net).

The most typical salary is LKR 985,272 (Gross).

These data are from our visitors surveys (28 individual salaries).

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Percentage of people Earn this salary or more
36 % LKR 2,012,777
75 % LKR 985,272
93 % LKR 431,600
96 % LKR 300,000
100 % LKR 5,000
City Avg. gross salary (USD) Salary entries
Colombo LKR 1,336,285 US$ 9,305 28

Salary entries from individual employees for Engineer in Colombo, Sri Lanka

Below is the list of 28 individual salary profiles - all added on this website.

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(18/18)  ELECTRONIC ENGINEER


 Posted: 04 Oct 2019

Masters Degree, 2-4 years: "Inovation research and development mechanical design."
Individual GROSS salary:
LKR 300,000
US$ 1,953


(17/18)  JUNIOR R&D ENGINEER


 Posted: 04 Oct 2019

Bachelors Degree, 1-2 years: "Responsible for doing research and development based projects."
Individual GROSS salary:
LKR 540,000
US$ 3,516


(16/18)  ELECTRICAL ENGINEER


 Posted: 24 Sep 2019

Bachelors Degree, 2-4 years: "I'm Front-end Developer for implementing visual elements that users see and interact within a renewable energy suppler . In general, supported by back-end energy suppler and currently work at aftersales solar engineer."
Individual GROSS salary:
LKR 1,080,000
US$ 7,031


(15/18)  QUANTITY SURVEYOR


 Posted: 02 Aug 2019

Bachelors Degree, 4-8 years: "Mechanical, Electrical, Plumbing Quantity surveying."
Individual GROSS salary:
LKR 1,800,000
US$ 11,719


(14/18)  CIVIL ENGINEER


 Posted: 17 Jul 2019

Bachelors Degree, 0-1 year: "Drawing coorination."
Individual GROSS salary:
LKR 924,000
US$ 6,016


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(13/18)  CIVIL ENGINEERING


 Posted: 05 Jul 2019

Bachelors Degree, 2-4 years: "Construction or project manager."
Individual GROSS salary:
LKR 2,015,000
US$ 13,118


(12/18)  ELECTRONICS


 Posted: 26 Mar 2019

Bachelors Degree, 0-1 year: "Electronic engineering."
Individual GROSS salary:
LKR 780,000
US$ 5,078


(11/18)  LAND SURVEYOR


 Posted: 27 Jan 2019

Bachelors Degree, 1-2 years: "I'm a graduated surveyor passed out from Sabaragamuwa University of Sri Lanka and I have 2 years post qualifying experience in the building, road, irrigation, and bridges."
Individual GROSS salary:
LKR 1,700,000
US$ 11,068


(10/18)  SOFTWARE ENGINEER


 Posted: 21 Jan 2019

Bachelors Degree, 1-2 years: "Software Engineer."
Individual GROSS salary:
LKR 1,800,000
US$ 11,719


(9/18)  ASSISTANT ENGINEER


 Posted: 02 Dec 2018

Some College, 4-8 years: "Assistant engineer for civil work."
Individual GROSS salary:
LKR 840,000
US$ 5,469


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(8/18)  ELECTRICAL ENGINEER


 Posted: 14 Jun 2018

Bachelors Degree, 2-4 years: "Electrical Engineering."
Individual GROSS salary:
LKR 2,700,000
US$ 17,578


(7/18)  STRUCTURAL ENGINEER


 Posted: 06 Jun 2018

Bachelors Degree, 1-2 years: "Structural Designing of buildings, preparing bills."
Individual GROSS salary:
LKR 400,000
US$ 2,604


(6/18)  PRODUCT DEVELOPMENT ENGINEER


 Posted: 24 May 2018

Masters Degree, 4-8 years: "Developement to the specific products in the company."
Individual GROSS salary:
LKR 900,000
US$ 5,859


(5/18)  CIVIL ENGINEER


 Posted: 21 Nov 2017

Bachelors Degree, 4-8 years: "I have more than five years experience in construction field as a Civil Engineer."
Individual GROSS salary:
LKR 2,400,000
US$ 15,947


(4/18)  PROJECT ENG


 Posted: 28 Sep 2017

Bachelors Degree, 8-12 years: "Project Engineer in Building construction field."
Individual GROSS salary:
LKR 1,740,000
US$ 11,562


(3/18)  CIVIL ENGINEER


 Posted: 19 Jul 2017

Masters Degree, 20+ years: "Water supply operation and maintenance works, Construction of water projects."
Individual GROSS salary:
LKR 2,400,000
US$ 15,947


(2/18)  CIVIL ENGINEER


 Posted: 19 Jul 2017

Bachelors Degree, 2-4 years: "Water supply maintenance & water supply project."
Individual GROSS salary:
LKR 1,440,000
US$ 9,568


(1/18)  PROJECT ENGINEER


 Posted: 05 Jul 2017

Bachelors Degree, 16-20 years: "Project engineer, project cordinator."
Individual GROSS salary:
LKR 1,200,000
US$ 7,974


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  SALARY BY LEVEL   ENGINEER   COLOMBO, SRI LANKA

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Salary levels Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
45K US$ 47,468 LKR 6,000,000
01
15K US$ 13,225 LKR 2,012,777
09
8K US$ 6,890 LKR 985,272
11
4K US$ 3,258 LKR 431,600
05
2K US$ 1,953 LKR 300,000
01
Less US$ 33 LKR 5,000
01

  SALARY BY GENDER   ENGINEER   COLOMBO, SRI LANKA

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Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
Men US$ 10,182 LKR 1,477,416 24
Women US$ 2,777 LKR 390,000 02
N/A US$ 5,318 LKR 589,000 02

  SALARY BY EDUCATION   ENGINEER   COLOMBO, SRI LANKA

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Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
Masters Degree US$ 12,599 LKR 1,686,285 07
Bachelors Degree US$ 8,345 LKR 1,238,600 20
Some College US$ 5,469 LKR 840,000 01

Engineer workers holding Masters Degree degrees enjoy the highest average gross salaries in Colombo, Sri Lanka. With an earned Masters Degree, they grosses LKR 1,686,285. While Engineer workers with Some College education earn the least, with an average gross income of LKR 840,000. This is 130.37% lower of what Masters Degree degree holders earn.


  SALARY BY EXPERIENCE   ENGINEER   COLOMBO, SRI LANKA

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Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
20+ Years US$ 15,947 LKR 2,400,000 01
16-20 Years US$ 27,721 LKR 3,600,000 02
12-16 Years US$ 7,223 LKR 800,000 01
8-12 Years US$ 11,562 LKR 1,740,000 01
4-8 Years US$ 9,027 LKR 1,372,800 05
2-4 Years US$ 9,873 LKR 1,470,714 07
1-2 Years US$ 6,968 LKR 1,038,000 05
0-1 Year US$ 3,549 LKR 487,833 06

Engineer workers in Colombo, Sri Lanka with more years of work experience outperform their counterparts with less experience. Workers with 16-20 Years of experience earn a gross average of LKR 3,600,000 compared to LKR 487,833 for their counterparts with 0-1 Year of experience. The difference between workers with 16-20 Years of experience and 0-1 Year is 681.09%.


  SALARY BY AGE   ENGINEER   COLOMBO, SRI LANKA

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Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
51-56 US$ 15,947 LKR 2,400,000 01
39-44 US$ 27,721 LKR 3,600,000 02
33-38 US$ 8,515 LKR 1,290,000 02
27-32 US$ 9,987 LKR 1,501,583 12
22-26 US$ 4,813 LKR 709,875 08
16-21 US$ 3,154 LKR 360,000 01
N/A US$ 5,318 LKR 589,000 02
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  SALARY BY JOB TYPE   ENGINEER   COLOMBO, SRI LANKA

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Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
Permanent US$ 6,309 LKR 913,812 16
Contract US$ 10,628 LKR 1,589,500 10
Self Employed US$ 47,468 LKR 6,000,000 01
Part Time US$ 5,859 LKR 900,000 01
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  SALARY BY COUNTRY    ENGINEER

# Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
1. Switzerland Switzerland Engineer in Switzerland US$ 94,015 CHF 89,300 19
2. Australia Australia Engineer in Australia US$ 88,991 AU$ 98,470 50
3. United States United States Engineer US$ 80,687 US$ 80,687 236
4. Norway Norway Engineer in Norway US$ 78,847 NOK 578,981 53
5. Canada Canada Engineer in Canada US$ 68,036 CA$ 74,000 90
6. Germany Germany Engineer in Germany US$ 67,378 EUR 55,467 96
7. United Kingdom United Kingdom Engineer in United Kingdom US$ 57,968 GBP 39,620 67
8. France France Engineer in France US$ 55,059 EUR 44,300 43
9. Italy Italy Engineer in Italy US$ 54,635 EUR 44,049 46
10. Finland Finland Engineer in Finland US$ 52,586 EUR 42,530 23

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