Engineers & Technicians (Colombo, Sri Lanka)

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info SALARY PROFILES
41
info AVG. GROSS SALARY ($)
US$ 11,754
info AVG. GROSS SALARY
LKR 1,714,609
info AVG. NET SALARY
LKR 1,436,853
  UPDATED: 04 Jul 2019
Difference gross vs. net (take home): 16%

What is average salary for Engineers & Technicians in Colombo, Sri Lanka?

Based on our survey (41 individual salary profiles) average GROSS salary for Engineers & Technicians in Colombo, Sri Lanka is LKR 1,714,609. Average NET salary is LKR 1,436,853. The most frequent GROSS salary is LKR 1,027,444. The most frequent education is Bachelors Degree. The most frequent experience are 2-4 Years.

Career Avg. gross salary (in USD) Profiles
Engineer LKR 1,398,045 US$ 9,873 22
Mechanical Engineer LKR 1,406,666 US$ 9,567 09
Engineering Manager LKR 2,281,000 US$ 15,334 06
Mechanical Technician LKR 11,016,000 US$ 71,719 01
Technician LKR 1,200,000 US$ 7,974 01
Research Engineer LKR 480,000 US$ 3,674 01
Technical Manager LKR 500,000 US$ 3,255 01
City Avg. gross salary (in USD) Profiles
Colombo LKR 1,714,609 US$ 11,754 41

Salary profiles from individual employees for Engineers & Technicians in Colombo, Sri Lanka

Below is the list of 41 individual salary profiles - all added on this website.

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(41/41) PLANT HEAD


 Posted: 04 Jul 2019

      

Bachelors Degree, 16-20 years: "to look after bottling plant"
Individual GROSS salary:
LKR 500,000
US$ 3,255

(40/41) ELECTRONICS


 Posted: 26 Mar 2019

      

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

(39/41) PROJECT ENGINEER


 Posted: 01 Feb 2019

      

Bachelors Degree, 1-2 years: "Guid the labours"
Individual GROSS salary:
LKR 780,000
US$ 5,078

(38/41) 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

(37/41) SOFTWARE ENGINEER


 Posted: 21 Jan 2019

      

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

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(36/41) ASSISTANT ENGINEER


 Posted: 09 Jan 2019

      

Masters Degree, 2-4 years: "I have BSc in Civil Engineering & diploma in civil engineering. As well I have a Advanced Diploma in Project Management. Additionaly I have MBA"
Individual GROSS salary:
LKR 1,100,000
US$ 7,161

(35/41) MECHANICAL ENGINEER


 Posted: 11 Dec 2018

      

Bachelors Degree, 2-4 years: "Review MSB's, RFI's. Check design and execute."
Individual GROSS salary:
LKR 1,140,000
US$ 7,422

(34/41) 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

(33/41) PROJECT MANAGER


 Posted: 17 Sep 2018

      

Masters Degree, 2-4 years: "Strategic Projects"
Individual GROSS salary:
LKR 3,500,000
US$ 22,786

(32/41) PROJECT PORTFOLIO MANAGER


 Posted: 04 Jul 2018

      

Bachelors Degree, 8-12 years: "Project portfolio management, project management and program management of product development projects and manufacturing engineering projects"
Individual GROSS salary:
LKR 3,456,000
US$ 22,500

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(31/41) FACTORY SOLUTION ENGINEER


 Posted: 19 Jun 2018

      

Masters Degree, 2-4 years: "Responsible to business development aspect of factory solutions for North Asia region with a primary focus on sales revenue and lead generation. The role will balance project leadership and customer management to grow our sales funnel."
Individual GROSS salary:
LKR 1,440,000
US$ 9,375

(30/41) FACTORY SOLUTION ENGINEER


 Posted: 19 Jun 2018

      

Masters Degree, 2-4 years: "Responsible to business development aspect of factory solutions for North Asia region with a primary focus on sales revenue and lead generation. The role will balance project leadership and customer management to grow our sales funnel."
Individual GROSS salary:
LKR 1,440,000
US$ 9,375

(29/41) DESIGN ENGINEER


 Posted: 18 Jun 2018

      

Masters Degree, 8-12 years: "design engineer"
Individual GROSS salary:
LKR 2,600,000
US$ 16,927

(28/41) ELECTRICAL ENGINEER


 Posted: 14 Jun 2018

      

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

(27/41) 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

(26/41) 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

(25/41) GENERAL MANAGER


 Posted: 12 Jan 2018

      

Some College, 20+ years: "Power plant General Manager for one of the power plant in colmbo"
Individual GROSS salary:
LKR 11,016,000
US$ 71,719

(24/41) 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

(23/41) PROJECT ENGINEER


 Posted: 09 Oct 2017

      

Bachelors Degree, 4-8 years: "1 year- Maintenance Engineer 5 Year - Product & Tool Design Specialist"
Individual GROSS salary:
LKR 2,700,000
US$ 17,941

(22/41) 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

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(21/41) 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

(20/41) 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

(19/41) 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

(18/41) ENGINEER


 Posted: 05 May 2017

      

Bachelors Degree, 0-1 year: "Civil Engineers in construction feild"
Individual GROSS salary:
LKR 5,000
US$ 33

(17/41) ENGINEER


 Posted: 27 Apr 2017

      

Masters Degree, 4-8 years: "management in engineering department"
Individual GROSS salary:
LKR 924,000
US$ 6,140

(16/41) TECHNICIAN


 Posted: 23 Apr 2017

      

Bachelors Degree, 4-8 years: "Building Information Modelling"
Individual GROSS salary:
LKR 1,200,000
US$ 7,974

(15/41) ENGINEER


 Posted: 22 Apr 2017

      

Bachelors Degree, 2-4 years: "Now i work as a Civil engineer"
Individual GROSS salary:
LKR 1,560,000
US$ 10,366

(14/41) ENGINEERING MANAGER


 Posted: 17 Apr 2017

      

Doctorate Degree, 12-16 years: "oversee construction work of engineering projects"
Individual GROSS salary:
LKR 3,230,000
US$ 21,462

(13/41) MECHANICAL ENGINEER


 Posted: 04 Aug 2016

      

Bachelors Degree, 1-2 years: "Design engineer: handle CAPEX projects incuding designing"
Individual GROSS salary:
LKR 840,000
US$ 5,833

(12/41) ENGINEERING MANAGER


 Posted: 20 Aug 2015

      

Masters Degree education, 4-8 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
LKR 1,800,000
US$ 13,504

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(11/41) ENGINEER


 Posted: 02 Jun 2015

      

Masters Degree education, 0-1 year of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
LKR 480,000
US$ 3,601

(10/41) ENGINEERING MANAGER


 Posted: 03 Sep 2014

      

Bachelors Degree education, 0-1 year of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
LKR 600,000
US$ 4,592

(9/41) MECHANICAL ENGINEER


 Posted: 27 Jul 2014

      

Bachelors Degree education, 2-4 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
LKR 1,000,000
US$ 7,654

(8/41) RESEARCH ENGINEER


 Posted: 23 May 2014

      

Bachelors Degree education, 0-1 year of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
LKR 480,000
US$ 3,674

(7/41) ENGINEER


 Posted: 08 Nov 2013

      

Masters Degree education, 16-20 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
LKR 6,000,000
US$ 47,468

(6/41) ENGINEER


 Posted: 16 Oct 2013

      

Bachelors Degree education, 2-4 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
LKR 1,200,000
US$ 9,494

(5/41) ENGINEER


 Posted: 17 Aug 2013

      

Bachelors Degree education, 1-2 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
LKR 750,000
US$ 5,933

(4/41) ENGINEER


 Posted: 22 Apr 2012

      

Bachelors Degree education, 0-1 year of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
LKR 360,000
US$ 3,154

(3/41) ENGINEER


 Posted: 10 Nov 2011

      

Masters Degree education, 12-16 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
LKR 800,000
US$ 7,223

(2/41) MECHANICAL ENGINEER


 Posted: 31 Aug 2011

      

Masters Degree education, 4-8 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
LKR 720,000
US$ 6,501

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(1/41) ENGINEER


 Posted: 11 Jun 2011

      

Bachelors Degree education, 0-1 year of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
LKR 378,000
US$ 3,413

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  SURVEY BY LEVELS   ENGINEERS & TECHNICIANS   COLOMBO, SRI LANKA

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Salary levels Average GROSS Salary (USD) Average GROSS Salary   Salary profiles (frequency)
75K US$ 71,719 LKR 11,016,000
01
45K US$ 47,468 LKR 6,000,000
01
25K US$ 22,250 LKR 3,395,333
03
15K US$ 14,256 LKR 2,140,000
10
8K US$ 7,173 LKR 1,027,444
18
4K US$ 3,471 LKR 456,857
07
Less US$ 33 LKR 5,000
01

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  SURVEY BY GENDER   ENGINEERS & TECHNICIANS   COLOMBO, SRI LANKA

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Average GROSS Salary (USD) Average GROSS Salary   Salary profiles
Male US$ 12,670 LKR 1,865,027 36
Female US$ 4,340 LKR 630,000 02
N/A US$ 5,712 LKR 632,666 03

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  SURVEY BY EDUCATION   ENGINEERS & TECHNICIANS   COLOMBO, SRI LANKA

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Average GROSS Salary (USD) Average GROSS Salary   Salary profiles
Doctorate Degree US$ 21,462 LKR 3,230,000 01
Masters Degree US$ 13,221 LKR 1,854,153 13
Bachelors Degree US$ 8,457 LKR 1,244,360 25
Some College US$ 38,594 LKR 5,928,000 02

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  SURVEY BY EXPERIENCE   ENGINEERS & TECHNICIANS   COLOMBO, SRI LANKA

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Average GROSS Salary (USD) Average GROSS Salary   Salary profiles
20+ Years US$ 43,833 LKR 6,708,000 02
16-20 Years US$ 19,566 LKR 2,566,666 03
12-16 Years US$ 14,343 LKR 2,015,000 02
8-12 Years US$ 16,996 LKR 2,598,666 03
4-8 Years US$ 9,917 LKR 1,435,500 08
2-4 Years US$ 11,078 LKR 1,652,000 10
1-2 Years US$ 7,039 LKR 1,045,000 06
0-1 Year US$ 3,364 LKR 440,428 07

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  SURVEY BY AGES   ENGINEERS & TECHNICIANS   COLOMBO, SRI LANKA

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Average GROSS Salary (USD) Average GROSS Salary   Salary profiles
51-56 US$ 15,947 LKR 2,400,000 01
39-44 US$ 30,376 LKR 4,389,200 05
33-38 US$ 12,119 LKR 1,770,000 04
27-32 US$ 11,136 LKR 1,684,444 18
22-26 US$ 4,663 LKR 670,714 07
16-21 US$ 5,134 LKR 653,333 03
N/A US$ 5,712 LKR 632,666 03

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  SURVEY BY CAREERS   ENGINEERS & TECHNICIANS   COLOMBO, SRI LANKA

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# Average GROSS Salary (USD) Average GROSS Salary   Salary profiles
1. Mechanical Technician US$ 71,719 LKR 11,016,000 01
2. Engineering Manager US$ 15,334 LKR 2,281,000 06
3. Engineer US$ 9,873 LKR 1,398,045 22
4. Mechanical Engineer US$ 9,567 LKR 1,406,666 09
5. Technician US$ 7,974 LKR 1,200,000 01
6. Research Engineer US$ 3,674 LKR 480,000 01
7. Technical Manager US$ 3,255 LKR 500,000 01

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  SURVEY BY WORK   ENGINEERS & TECHNICIANS   COLOMBO, SRI LANKA

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Average GROSS Salary (USD) Average GROSS Salary   Salary profiles
Permanent US$ 11,938 LKR 1,776,259 27
Contract US$ 8,966 LKR 1,312,727 11
Self Employed US$ 47,468 LKR 6,000,000 01
Part Time US$ 6,757 LKR 950,000 02

  SURVEY BY COUNTRIES    ENGINEERS & TECHNICIANS

# Average GROSS Salary (USD) Average GROSS Salary   Salary profiles
1. Switzerland Switzerland Engineers & Technicians US$ 104,214 CHF 98,824 74
2. Australia Australia Engineers & Technicians US$ 99,711 AU$ 109,384 174
3. United States United States Engineers & Technicians US$ 82,150 US$ 82,150 861
4. Norway Norway Engineers & Technicians US$ 80,432 NOK 588,750 126
5. Germany Germany Engineers & Technicians US$ 70,047 EUR 57,205 235
6. Canada Canada Engineers & Technicians US$ 70,009 CA$ 75,382 324
7. United Kingdom United Kingdom Engineers & Technicians US$ 67,036 GBP 45,093 214
8. Finland Finland Engineers & Technicians US$ 58,883 EUR 47,761 57
9. France France Engineers & Technicians US$ 57,816 EUR 46,363 99
10. Italy Italy Engineers & Technicians US$ 55,598 EUR 44,881 132
11. Slovenia Slovenia Engineers & Technicians US$ 39,164 EUR 30,697 23
12. Mexico Mexico Engineers & Technicians US$ 38,541 MXN 615,975 37
13. Croatia Croatia Engineers & Technicians US$ 32,702 HRK 199,133 55
14. Malaysia Malaysia Engineers & Technicians US$ 24,065 MYR 84,497 474
15. India India Engineers & Technicians US$ 17,208 INR 1,049,687 521
16. Sri Lanka Sri Lanka Engineers & Technicians US$ 11,288 LKR 1,659,882 53

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