ENGINEER SALARY IN KUWAIT

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Average gross salary for Engineer GROSS SALARY
KWD 18,941
Average gorss salary (USD) for Engineer GROSS SALARY (USD)
US$ 64,002
Average net salary for Engineer NET SALARY
KWD 16,847
The most typical salary for Engineer MOST TYPICAL GROSS
KWD 10,849
  Updated: 29 Jun 2020   Diff. gross vs. net: 11%
  Salary entries: 33

Engineer Earnings in Kuwait

Average salary for Engineer in Kuwait is KWD 18,941.

Average take home earning is KWD 16,847 (Net).

The most typical salary is KWD 10,849 (Gross).

These data are from our visitors surveys (33 individual salaries).

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Percentage of people Earn this salary or more
6 % KWD 52,300
12 % KWD 39,500
21 % KWD 30,000
52 % KWD 16,373
85 % KWD 7,625
91 % KWD 4,425
100 % KWD 1,106
City Avg. gross salary (USD) Salary entries
Kuwait City KWD 18,802 US$ 63,355 27
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  SALARY BY LEVEL   ENGINEER   KUWAIT

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Salary levels Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
More US$ 212,106 KWD 60,000
01
175K US$ 174,743 KWD 52,300
01
145K US$ 149,513 KWD 45,000
01
135K US$ 131,976 KWD 39,500
01
115K US$ 116,288 KWD 35,000
01
105K US$ 107,089 KWD 30,000
02
85K US$ 86,388 KWD 25,750
02
75K US$ 77,944 KWD 23,574
03
65K US$ 65,859 KWD 19,900
02
55K US$ 55,705 KWD 16,373
03
45K US$ 43,526 KWD 12,600
02
35K US$ 35,936 KWD 10,849
05
25K US$ 25,188 KWD 7,625
04
15K US$ 14,646 KWD 4,425
02
Less US$ 3,677 KWD 1,106
03

  SALARY BY GENDER   ENGINEER   KUWAIT

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Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
Men US$ 57,236 KWD 17,146 29
Women US$ 119,011 KWD 33,900 02
N/A US$ 107,089 KWD 30,000 02

  SALARY BY EDUCATION   ENGINEER   KUWAIT

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Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
Masters Degree US$ 60,611 KWD 17,990 10
Bachelors Degree US$ 65,476 KWD 19,354 23

Engineer workers holding Bachelors Degree degrees enjoy the highest average gross salaries in Kuwait. With an earned Bachelors Degree, they grosses KWD 19,354. While Engineer workers with Masters Degree education earn the least, with an average gross income of KWD 17,990. This is 8.03% lower of what Bachelors Degree degree holders earn.


  SALARY BY EXPERIENCE   ENGINEER   KUWAIT

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Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
20+ Years US$ 89,116 KWD 26,900 02
16-20 Years US$ 124,998 KWD 36,407 03
12-16 Years US$ 115,987 KWD 34,460 05
8-12 Years US$ 47,019 KWD 13,856 08
4-8 Years US$ 47,507 KWD 13,974 07
2-4 Years US$ 37,693 KWD 11,386 04
1-2 Years US$ 45,554 KWD 13,460 02
0-1 Year US$ 14,152 KWD 4,300 02

Engineer workers in Kuwait with more years of work experience outperform their counterparts with less experience. Workers with 16-20 Years of experience earn a gross average of KWD 36,407 compared to KWD 4,300 for their counterparts with 0-1 Year of experience. The difference between workers with 16-20 Years of experience and 0-1 Year is 783.25%.


  SALARY BY AGE   ENGINEER   KUWAIT

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Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
57-62 US$ 116,288 KWD 35,000 01
51-56 US$ 61,944 KWD 18,800 01
45-50 US$ 157,191 KWD 45,933 03
39-44 US$ 78,165 KWD 23,723 01
33-38 US$ 62,092 KWD 18,571 07
27-32 US$ 45,290 KWD 13,520 11
22-26 US$ 33,868 KWD 10,145 07
N/A US$ 107,089 KWD 30,000 02
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  SALARY BY JOB TYPE   ENGINEER   KUWAIT

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Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
Permanent US$ 66,828 KWD 19,713 26
Contract US$ 47,746 KWD 14,416 06
Part Time US$ 88,051 KWD 26,000 01
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  SALARY BY CITY   ENGINEER   KUWAIT

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# Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
1. Kuwait City Engineer in Kuwait City US$ 63,355 KWD 18,802 27

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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$ 88,740 AU$ 98,696 51
3. United States United States Engineer US$ 82,211 US$ 82,211 243
4. Norway Norway Engineer in Norway US$ 78,903 NOK 581,777 54
5. Canada Canada Engineer in Canada US$ 68,036 CA$ 74,000 90
6. Germany Germany Engineer in Germany US$ 67,757 EUR 55,917 98
7. Kuwait Kuwait US$ 64,002 KWD 18,941 33
8. United Kingdom United Kingdom Engineer in United Kingdom US$ 57,968 GBP 39,620 67
9. Italy Italy Engineer in Italy US$ 56,382 EUR 45,944 49
10. France France Engineer in France US$ 55,059 EUR 44,300 43

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(21/21)  PLANNING ENGINEER


 Posted: 29 Jun 2020

Bachelors Degree, 2-4 years: "Primavera P6, microsoft office, PMP."
Individual GROSS salary:
KWD 9,996
US$ 32,936


(20/21)  SR. MATERIAL PLANNING AND PURCHASING ENGINEER


 Posted: 07 Jun 2020

Bachelors Degree, 2-4 years: "Industrial engineering and supply chain management."
Individual GROSS salary:
KWD 10,050
US$ 33,114


(19/21)  QC COORDINATOR


 Posted: 14 Mar 2020

Bachelors Degree, 20+ years: "Welding Technologyes and Equipment, Oil and Gas, Shypbuilding, Fixed Structures."
Individual GROSS salary:
KWD 18,800
US$ 61,944


(18/21)  INSTRUMENT SUPERVISOR


 Posted: 23 Feb 2020

Bachelors Degree, 4-8 years: "1. Oil & Gas, 2. Power Plants."
Individual GROSS salary:
KWD 4,200
US$ 13,839


(17/21)  SR. GEOPHYSICS CONSULTANT


 Posted: 28 Jan 2020

Bachelors Degree, 16-20 years: "Geology and Geophysics."
Individual GROSS salary:
KWD 23,723
US$ 78,165


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(16/21)  SENIOR ENGINEER


 Posted: 06 Dec 2019

Masters Degree, 12-16 years: "Chemical process engineer."
Individual GROSS salary:
KWD 21,000
US$ 69,773


(15/21)  PETROLEUM ENGINEER


 Posted: 12 Oct 2019

Bachelors Degree, 2-4 years: "Petroleum engineer."
Individual GROSS salary:
KWD 18,000
US$ 59,805


(14/21)  PROCUREMENT ENGINEER


 Posted: 24 Sep 2019

Masters Degree, 8-12 years: "Have more than 8 Years’ overall experience in supply chain and 3 years of Procurement experience in different types of Projects like Heavy Thickness Pressure-Vessels, Heat Exchangers, SKID Packages, Shop Fabricated Storage Tanks, Heat Recovery Steam Generators (HRSG Boilers Cladded Vessels, Insulation (Hot, Cold & Acoustic), HVAC Duct Works."
Individual GROSS salary:
KWD 10,200
US$ 33,890


(13/21)  DRILLING


 Posted: 21 Aug 2019

Bachelors Degree, 12-16 years: "Senior Drilling Engineer."
Individual GROSS salary:
KWD 45,000
US$ 149,513


(12/21)  ENVIRONMENTAL ENGINEER


 Posted: 09 Jun 2019

Masters Degree, 4-8 years: "Carrying out Environmental monitoring, assessments etc. Involved in reprot preparation, site visits, obtaining environmental permits."
Individual GROSS salary:
KWD 7,800
US$ 25,916


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(11/21)  SITE ENGINEER


 Posted: 08 Jun 2019

Masters Degree, 0-1 year: "Assistant project engineer."
Individual GROSS salary:
KWD 1,600
US$ 5,316


(10/21)  CONTROL ROOM ENGINEER


 Posted: 06 May 2019

Bachelors Degree, 8-12 years: "Power and desal plant control room engineer."
Individual GROSS salary:
KWD 17,001
US$ 56,486


(9/21)  DRILLING SUPERVISOR


 Posted: 25 Feb 2019

Bachelors Degree, 20+ years: "Drilling Supervisor of well site operations."
Individual GROSS salary:
KWD 35,000
US$ 116,288


(8/21)  PROCUREMENT ENGINEER


 Posted: 27 Jan 2019

Bachelors Degree, 8-12 years: "Procurement of materials for maintenance project."
Individual GROSS salary:
KWD 800
US$ 2,658


(7/21)  RESIDENT ENGINEER


 Posted: 20 Dec 2018

Bachelors Degree, 8-12 years: "Take care of endpoint security solutions."
Individual GROSS salary:
KWD 13,200
US$ 43,857


(6/21)  HVAC, AND QAQC


 Posted: 24 Sep 2018

Bachelors Degree, 1-2 years: "Works in execution and the quality assurance and quality control."
Individual GROSS salary:
KWD 920
US$ 3,057


(5/21)  LEAD CIVIL AND STRUCTURAL


 Posted: 27 Jun 2018

Masters Degree, 16-20 years: "Structural design in RCC and structural steel, General civil works, Tender specification Preparation, bidd preparation, bid evaluation etc."
Individual GROSS salary:
KWD 25,500
US$ 84,724


(4/21)  SENIOR ESTIMATION ENGINEERING


 Posted: 14 May 2018

Masters Degree, 4-8 years: "Reviewing customer documents, prepare bid document and commercial bid document."
Individual GROSS salary:
KWD 12,000
US$ 39,870


(3/21)  PRODUCTION


 Posted: 24 Apr 2018

Masters Degree, 2-4 years: "Precast Concrete Factory."
Individual GROSS salary:
KWD 7,500
US$ 24,919


(2/21)  PLANNING ENGINEER


 Posted: 02 Mar 2018

Masters Degree, 8-12 years: "Project management, planning scheduling and invoicing."
Individual GROSS salary:
KWD 12,000
US$ 39,870


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(1/21)  PROJECT


 Posted: 26 Feb 2018

Bachelors Degree, 8-12 years: "Process plant related execution activity planning and implementation."
Individual GROSS salary:
KWD 4,651
US$ 15,453


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