Engineers & Technicians (Colombo, Sri Lanka) Salary

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Average gross salary for Engineers & Technicians GROSS SALARY
LKR 1,689,543
Average gorss salary (USD) for Engineers & Technicians GROSS SALARY (USD)
US$ 11,527
Average net salary for Engineers & Technicians NET SALARY
LKR 1,428,969
The most typical salary for Engineers & Technicians MOST TYPICAL GROSS
LKR 1,030,210
  Updated: 04 Nov 2019   Diff. gross vs. net: 15%
  Salary entries: 46

Engineers & Technicians Earnings

Average salary for Engineers & Technicians in Colombo, Sri Lanka is LKR 1,689,543 (Gross). All data are based on our survey (46 individual salary entries). Average take home earning is LKR 1,428,969 (Net). The most typical salary is LKR 1,030,210 (Gross).

Earning percentages

Percentage of people Earn this or more
11 % LKR 3,395,333
37 % LKR 2,241,666
78 % LKR 1,030,210
96 % LKR 467,250
98 % LKR 300,000
100 % LKR 5,000

Earning by careers

Career Avg. gross salary (in USD) Profiles
Engineer LKR 1,307,080 US$ 9,188 25
Mechanical Engineer LKR 1,406,666 US$ 9,567 09
Engineering Manager LKR 2,281,000 US$ 15,334 06
Technical Manager LKR 1,500,000 US$ 9,766 02
Mechanical Technician LKR 11,016,000 US$ 71,719 01
Electrical Engineer LKR 3,000,000 US$ 19,531 01
Technician LKR 1,200,000 US$ 7,974 01
Research Engineer LKR 480,000 US$ 3,674 01

Earning by cities

City Avg. gross salary (in USD) Profiles
Colombo LKR 1,689,543 US$ 11,527 46

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Below is the list of 46 individual salary profiles - all added on this website.


(46/46) ELECTRICAL ENGINEER


 Posted: 04 Nov 2019

      

Bachelors Degree, 4-8 years: "Electrical Engineer."
Individual GROSS salary:
LKR 3,000,000
US$ 19,531

(45/46) 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

(44/46) 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

(43/46) 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

(42/46) INSTALLATION & COMMISSIONING


 Posted: 18 Sep 2019

      

Masters Degree, 8-12 years: "Install machine and components related to tire industry and commission it and hand over to the production."
Individual GROSS salary:
LKR 2,500,000
US$ 16,276

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(41/46) 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

(40/46) ELECTRONICS


 Posted: 26 Mar 2019

      

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

(39/46) PROJECT ENGINEER


 Posted: 01 Feb 2019

      

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

(38/46) 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

(37/46) 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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(36/46) 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

(35/46) 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

(34/46) 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

(33/46) PROJECT MANAGER


 Posted: 17 Sep 2018

      

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

(32/46) 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

(31/46) 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

(30/46) 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

(29/46) DESIGN ENGINEER


 Posted: 18 Jun 2018

      

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

(28/46) ELECTRICAL ENGINEER


 Posted: 14 Jun 2018

      

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

(27/46) 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

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(26/46) 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

(25/46) 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

(24/46) 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

(23/46) 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

(22/46) 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

(21/46) 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

(20/46) 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

(19/46) 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

(18/46) ENGINEER


 Posted: 05 May 2017

      

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

(17/46) ENGINEER


 Posted: 27 Apr 2017

      

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

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(16/46) TECHNICIAN


 Posted: 23 Apr 2017

      

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

(15/46) 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

(14/46) 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

(13/46) 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

(12/46) ENGINEERING MANAGER


 Posted: 20 Aug 2015

      

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

(11/46) ENGINEER


 Posted: 02 Jun 2015

      

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

(10/46) ENGINEERING MANAGER


 Posted: 03 Sep 2014

      

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

(9/46) MECHANICAL ENGINEER


 Posted: 27 Jul 2014

      

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

(8/46) RESEARCH ENGINEER


 Posted: 23 May 2014

      

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

(7/46) ENGINEER


 Posted: 08 Nov 2013

      

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

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(6/46) ENGINEER


 Posted: 16 Oct 2013

      

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

(5/46) ENGINEER


 Posted: 17 Aug 2013

      

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

(4/46) ENGINEER


 Posted: 22 Apr 2012

      

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

(3/46) ENGINEER


 Posted: 10 Nov 2011

      

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

(2/46) MECHANICAL ENGINEER


 Posted: 31 Aug 2011

      

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

(1/46) 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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  SALARY BY LEVEL   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$ 14,864 LKR 2,241,666
12
8K US$ 7,165 LKR 1,030,210
19
4K US$ 3,476 LKR 467,250
08
2K US$ 1,953 LKR 300,000
01
Less US$ 33 LKR 5,000
01

  SALARY BY GENDER   ENGINEERS & TECHNICIANS   COLOMBO, SRI LANKA

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Average GROSS Salary (USD) Average GROSS Salary   Salary profiles
Male US$ 12,562 LKR 1,856,525 40
Female US$ 3,544 LKR 520,000 03
N/A US$ 5,712 LKR 632,666 03

  SALARY 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$ 12,673 LKR 1,793,600 15
Bachelors Degree US$ 8,625 LKR 1,276,035 28
Some College US$ 38,594 LKR 5,928,000 02

Engineers & Technicians workers holding Some College degrees enjoy the highest average gross salaries in Colombo, Sri Lanka. With an earned Some College, they grosses LKR 5,928,000. While Engineers & Technicians workers with Bachelors Degree education earn the least, with an average gross income of LKR 1,276,035. This is 347.47% lower of what Some College degree holders earn.


  SALARY 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$ 16,816 LKR 2,574,000 04
4-8 Years US$ 10,985 LKR 1,609,333 09
2-4 Years US$ 9,980 LKR 1,491,666 12
1-2 Years US$ 6,536 LKR 972,857 07
0-1 Year US$ 3,364 LKR 440,428 07

Engineers & Technicians workers in Colombo, Sri Lanka with more years of work experience outperform their counterparts with less experience. Workers with 20+ Years of experience earn a gross average of LKR 6,708,000 compared to LKR 440,428 for their counterparts with 0-1 Year of experience. The difference between workers with 20+ Years of experience and 0-1 Year is 1203.00%.


  SALARY BY AGE   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$ 12,950 LKR 1,916,000 05
27-32 US$ 10,903 LKR 1,652,380 21
22-26 US$ 4,520 LKR 654,375 08
16-21 US$ 5,134 LKR 653,333 03
N/A US$ 5,712 LKR 632,666 03
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  SALARY BY CAREER   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. Electrical Engineer US$ 19,531 LKR 3,000,000 01
3. Engineering Manager US$ 15,334 LKR 2,281,000 06
4. Technical Manager US$ 9,766 LKR 1,500,000 02
5. Mechanical Engineer US$ 9,567 LKR 1,406,666 09
6. Engineer US$ 9,188 LKR 1,307,080 25
7. Technician US$ 7,974 LKR 1,200,000 01
8. Research Engineer US$ 3,674 LKR 480,000 01

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In Colombo, Sri Lanka economy, Mechanical Technician is on the top list of highest earners, earning an average gross salary of LKR 11,016,000. Electrical Engineer and Engineering Manager follow, earning LKR 3,000,000 and LKR 2,281,000, respectively. Research Engineer earn a gross annual average of LKR 480,000, while Technician earn LKR 1,200,000. The gap between the lowest and the highest paid careers is 1852.07%.


  SALARY BY JOB TYPE   ENGINEERS & TECHNICIANS   COLOMBO, SRI LANKA

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Average GROSS Salary (USD) Average GROSS Salary   Salary profiles
Permanent US$ 11,431 LKR 1,705,774 31
Contract US$ 8,966 LKR 1,312,727 11
Self Employed US$ 47,468 LKR 6,000,000 01
Part Time US$ 9,930 LKR 1,466,666 03
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  SALARY BY COUNTRY    ENGINEERS & TECHNICIANS

# Average GROSS Salary (USD) Average GROSS Salary   Salary profiles
1. Switzerland Switzerland Engineers & Technicians US$ 103,789 CHF 98,582 79
2. Australia Australia Engineers & Technicians US$ 99,413 AU$ 109,298 177
3. United States United States Engineers & Technicians US$ 82,393 US$ 82,393 873
4. Norway Norway Engineers & Technicians US$ 79,928 NOK 586,075 129
5. Germany Germany Engineers & Technicians US$ 70,362 EUR 57,535 257
6. Canada Canada Engineers & Technicians US$ 70,163 CA$ 75,756 329
7. United Kingdom United Kingdom Engineers & Technicians US$ 66,837 GBP 45,065 220
8. France France Engineers & Technicians US$ 59,274 EUR 47,710 109
9. Finland Finland Engineers & Technicians US$ 58,575 EUR 47,557 60
10. Italy Italy Engineers & Technicians US$ 54,705 EUR 44,238 144
11. Mexico Mexico Engineers & Technicians US$ 38,688 MXN 631,326 41
12. Slovenia Slovenia Engineers & Technicians US$ 38,300 EUR 30,182 26
13. Croatia Croatia Engineers & Technicians US$ 33,036 HRK 201,298 58
14. Malaysia Malaysia Engineers & Technicians US$ 23,960 MYR 84,558 494
15. India India Engineers & Technicians US$ 17,573 INR 1,075,361 556
16. Sri Lanka Sri Lanka Engineers & Technicians US$ 11,148 LKR 1,644,720 58

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