ENGINEERS & TECHNICIANS SALARY IN KUWAIT

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Average gross salary for Engineers & Technicians GROSS SALARY
KWD 17,186
Average gorss salary (USD) for Engineers & Technicians GROSS SALARY (USD)
US$ 58,337
Average net salary for Engineers & Technicians NET SALARY
KWD 15,029
The most typical salary for Engineers & Technicians MOST TYPICAL GROSS
KWD 10,679
  Updated: 09 Jan 2021   Diff. gross vs. net: 12%
  Salary entries: 76

Average salary for Engineers & Technicians in Kuwait is KWD 17,186.

Average take home earning is KWD 15,029 (Net).

The most typical salary is KWD 10,679 (Gross).

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Percentage of people Earn this salary or more
5 % KWD 45,000
14 % KWD 30,600
29 % KWD 23,246
57 % KWD 13,422
86 % KWD 7,514
93 % KWD 5,021
100 % KWD 1,496
Career Avg. gross salary (USD) Salary entries
Engineer KWD 18,516 US$ 62,517 35
Mechanical Engineer KWD 16,881 US$ 58,448 14
Electrical Engineer KWD 13,718 US$ 45,850 10
Electrical Engineer Lead KWD 19,666 US$ 69,573 03
Engineering Manager KWD 19,000 US$ 64,093 03
Technical Manager KWD 17,800 US$ 59,141 03
Mechanical Technician KWD 15,000 US$ 52,470 02
AutoCAD KWD 8,500 US$ 29,848 02
Research Engineer KWD 24,000 US$ 79,740 01
Mechanical Engineer Lead KWD 24,000 US$ 78,819 01
City Avg. gross salary (USD) Salary entries
Kuwait City KWD 16,946 US$ 57,631 59
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  SALARY BY LEVEL   ENGINEERS & TECHNICIANS   KUWAIT

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Salary levels Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
US$ 214,038 KWD 60,000
02
US$ 174,743 KWD 52,300
01
US$ 149,513 KWD 45,000
01
US$ 131,976 KWD 39,500
01
US$ 129,582 KWD 36,000
01
US$ 116,288 KWD 35,000
01
US$ 106,970 KWD 30,600
04
US$ 99,261 KWD 30,000
02
US$ 86,388 KWD 25,750
02
US$ 77,732 KWD 23,246
07
US$ 64,233 KWD 18,880
05
US$ 55,725 KWD 16,588
07
US$ 45,951 KWD 13,422
09
US$ 35,745 KWD 10,679
15
US$ 24,883 KWD 7,514
07
US$ 16,666 KWD 5,021
06
US$ 4,998 KWD 1,496
05

  SALARY BY GENDER   ENGINEERS & TECHNICIANS   KUWAIT

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Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
US$ 53,853 KWD 16,028 66
US$ 103,796 KWD 29,496 05
US$ 72,064 KWD 20,160 05

  SALARY BY EDUCATION   ENGINEERS & TECHNICIANS   KUWAIT

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Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
US$ 215,970 KWD 60,000 01
US$ 61,959 KWD 18,453 13
US$ 55,476 KWD 16,374 59
US$ 46,370 KWD 13,386 03

Engineers & Technicians workers holding Doctorate Degree degrees enjoy the highest average gross salaries in Kuwait. With an earned Doctorate Degree, they grosses KWD 60,000. While Engineers & Technicians workers with Some College education earn the least, with an average gross income of KWD 13,386. This is 365.75% lower of what Doctorate Degree degree holders earn.


  SALARY BY EXPERIENCE   ENGINEERS & TECHNICIANS   KUWAIT

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Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
US$ 70,164 KWD 21,257 07
US$ 97,576 KWD 28,224 09
US$ 84,441 KWD 25,186 10
US$ 52,641 KWD 15,491 13
US$ 39,126 KWD 11,571 17
US$ 29,996 KWD 8,935 07
US$ 68,563 KWD 19,742 07
US$ 30,080 KWD 8,766 06

Engineers & Technicians 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 28,224 compared to KWD 8,935 for their counterparts with 2-4 Years of experience. The difference between workers with 16-20 Years of experience and 2-4 Years is 225.30%.


  SALARY BY AGE   ENGINEERS & TECHNICIANS   KUWAIT

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Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
US$ 97,553 KWD 29,500 02
US$ 50,907 KWD 15,400 02
US$ 110,676 KWD 32,633 06
US$ 69,150 KWD 20,440 08
US$ 66,859 KWD 19,768 14
US$ 44,672 KWD 13,126 25
US$ 36,446 KWD 10,941 12
US$ 34,472 KWD 10,000 02
US$ 72,064 KWD 20,160 05
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  SALARY BY CAREER   ENGINEERS & TECHNICIANS   KUWAIT

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# Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
1. US$ 79,740 KWD 24,000 01
2. US$ 78,819 KWD 24,000 01
3. US$ 69,573 KWD 19,666 03
4. US$ 64,093 KWD 19,000 03
5. US$ 62,517 KWD 18,516 35
6. US$ 59,805 KWD 18,000 01
7. US$ 59,141 KWD 17,800 03
8. US$ 58,448 KWD 16,881 14
9. US$ 52,470 KWD 15,000 02
10. US$ 45,850 KWD 13,718 10
11. US$ 29,848 KWD 8,500 02
12. US$ 7,315 KWD 2,160 01

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In Kuwait economy, Research Engineer is on the top list of highest earners, earning an average gross salary of KWD 24,000. Mechanical Engineer Lead and Electrical Engineer Lead follow, earning KWD 24,000 and KWD 19,666, respectively. Electrical Technician Lead earn a gross annual average of KWD 2,160, while AutoCAD earn KWD 8,500. The gap between the lowest and the highest paid careers is 990.09%.


  SALARY BY JOB TYPE   ENGINEERS & TECHNICIANS   KUWAIT

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Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
US$ 62,273 KWD 18,227 50
US$ 49,277 KWD 14,751 25
US$ 88,051 KWD 26,000 01
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  SALARY BY CITY   ENGINEERS & TECHNICIANS   KUWAIT

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# Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
1. US$ 57,631 KWD 16,946 59

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  SALARY BY COUNTRY    ENGINEERS & TECHNICIANS

# Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
1. Switzerland US$ 102,408 CHF 97,599 90
2. Australia US$ 97,104 AU$ 109,316 202
3. United States US$ 83,458 US$ 83,458 929
4. Norway US$ 79,645 NOK 596,187 152
5. Germany US$ 71,338 EUR 59,068 314
6. Canada US$ 69,677 CA$ 76,107 353
7. United Kingdom US$ 67,472 GBP 45,982 241
8. France US$ 59,159 EUR 48,245 135
9. Kuwait US$ 58,337 KWD 17,186 76
10. Finland US$ 57,663 EUR 47,199 72

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(48/48)  PIPING MANAGER


 Posted: 09 Jan 2021

Bachelors Degree, 20+ years: "Engineering manager to look after oil and gas project."
Individual GROSS salary:
KWD 30,000
US$ 98,847


(47/48)  ENGINEER


 Posted: 20 Dec 2020

Bachelors Degree, 20+ years: "Engineering, services,contracts."
Individual GROSS salary:
KWD 13,000
US$ 42,834


(46/48)  MAINTENANCE ELECTRICAL ENGINEER


 Posted: 02 Oct 2020

Bachelors Degree, 4-8 years: "Maintenance of LV system and HV system plus communication systems experience."
Individual GROSS salary:
KWD 14,400
US$ 47,447


(45/48)  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


(44/48)  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


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(43/48)  TECHNICIAN


 Posted: 27 Apr 2020

Bachelors Degree, 1-2 years: "Diploma in Mechatronics."
Individual GROSS salary:
KWD 10,000
US$ 32,949


(42/48)  LIGHTING DESIGN ENGINEER


 Posted: 19 Mar 2020

Bachelors Degree, 4-8 years: "Lighting Design and product development using Dialux, Photoshop etc."
Individual GROSS salary:
KWD 9,600
US$ 31,631


(41/48)  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


(40/48)  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


(39/48)  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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(38/48)  SENIOR ENGINEER


 Posted: 06 Dec 2019

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


(37/48)  SITE ENGINEER


 Posted: 11 Nov 2019

Bachelors Degree, 1-2 years: "Site investigation."
Individual GROSS salary:
KWD 5,280
US$ 17,543


(36/48)  WELDING INSPECTOR


 Posted: 10 Nov 2019

Bachelors Degree, 0-1 year: "I inspect welds and fabricated items using Non destructive methods to ensure that faults are out of the question."
Individual GROSS salary:
KWD 6,000
US$ 19,935


(35/48)  PETROLEUM ENGINEER


 Posted: 12 Oct 2019

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


(34/48)  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


(33/48)  DRILLING


 Posted: 21 Aug 2019

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


(32/48)  TECHNICAL SALES MANAGER


 Posted: 04 Jul 2019

Bachelors Degree, 12-16 years: "Sales and tender department."
Individual GROSS salary:
KWD 15,000
US$ 49,838


(31/48)  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


(30/48)  SITE ENGINEER


 Posted: 08 Jun 2019

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


(29/48)  INTEGRITY


 Posted: 15 May 2019

Bachelors Degree, 8-12 years: "Integrity inspection."
Individual GROSS salary:
KWD 18,001
US$ 59,809


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(28/48)  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


(27/48)  PROJECT ENGINEER


 Posted: 06 May 2019

Bachelors Degree, 2-4 years: "WORKED AS AN HVAC ENGINEER."
Individual GROSS salary:
KWD 2,000
US$ 6,645


(26/48)  HEAD OF IT


 Posted: 31 Mar 2019

Masters Degree, 4-8 years: "Software developer."
Individual GROSS salary:
KWD 6,000
US$ 19,935


(25/48)  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


(24/48)  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


(23/48)  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


(22/48)  OPERATIONS MANAGER


 Posted: 15 Dec 2018

Bachelors Degree, 12-16 years: "Section Head-Technology with 13 yrs experience in Oil and Gas."
Individual GROSS salary:
KWD 32,400
US$ 107,649


(21/48)  QC INSPECTOR - ELECTRICAL & INSTRUMENTATION


 Posted: 10 Nov 2018

Bachelors Degree, 4-8 years: "Inspection, Report, Documentation and Final submission."
Individual GROSS salary:
KWD 6,600
US$ 21,929


(20/48)  PIPING ENGINEER


 Posted: 08 Nov 2018

Bachelors Degree, 4-8 years: "Piping engineer."
Individual GROSS salary:
KWD 10,000
US$ 33,225


(19/48)  F&G PROJECT ENGINEER


 Posted: 27 Oct 2018

Bachelors Degree, 4-8 years: "Project, Planning, Supervision, Tendering."
Individual GROSS salary:
KWD 10,000
US$ 33,225


(18/48)  ESTIMATION ENGINEER


 Posted: 24 Oct 2018

Bachelors Degree, 4-8 years: "Attending Tender enquiry and Preparation of suitabble proposal accordingly."
Individual GROSS salary:
KWD 9,000
US$ 29,903


(17/48)  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


(16/48)  DESIGN


 Posted: 23 Aug 2018

Bachelors Degree, 20+ years: "Perform derailed engineering."
Individual GROSS salary:
KWD 12,000
US$ 39,870


(15/48)  FRAMECAD DETAILER


 Posted: 05 Aug 2018

Bachelors Degree, 2-4 years: "Design light gauge steel prepare shop drawings."
Individual GROSS salary:
KWD 4,000
US$ 13,290


(14/48)  SUPERVISOR


 Posted: 25 Jul 2018

Some College, 12-16 years: "Supervision of fabrication works."
Individual GROSS salary:
KWD 18,000
US$ 59,805


(13/48)  CONTROL ENGINEER


 Posted: 17 Jul 2018

Masters Degree, 8-12 years: "SCADA and PLC configuration electrical design FAT/SAT."
Individual GROSS salary:
KWD 30,000
US$ 99,675


(12/48)  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


(11/48)  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


(10/48)  PRODUCTION


 Posted: 24 Apr 2018

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


(9/48)  SALES ENGINEER


 Posted: 25 Mar 2018

Bachelors Degree, 4-8 years: "Technical sales engineer."
Individual GROSS salary:
KWD 10,000
US$ 33,225


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(8/48)  ELECTRICAL ENGINEERING


 Posted: 21 Mar 2018

Bachelors Degree, 0-1 year: "Electrical and electronic engineering."
Individual GROSS salary:
KWD 15,000
US$ 49,838


(7/48)  SUPERVISOR


 Posted: 16 Mar 2018

Bachelors Degree education, 16-20 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
KWD 24,001
US$ 79,744


(6/48)  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


(5/48)  INSTRUCTOR


 Posted: 02 Mar 2018

Masters Degree, 1-2 years: "Teaching University Students for different Engineering courses and also preparing and carrying out the laboratories for different subjects."
Individual GROSS salary:
KWD 24,000
US$ 79,740


(4/48)  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


(3/48)  MAINTENANCE MANAGER


 Posted: 18 Feb 2018

Bachelors Degree, 12-16 years: "Maintenance of all equipment in factory and troubleshooting,."
Individual GROSS salary:
KWD 12,000
US$ 39,870


(2/48)  ELECTRICAL SUPERVISOR


 Posted: 19 Jan 2018

Bachelors Degree, 4-8 years: "Supervise the jobs of electrical jobs that executed in site premises with safety and guiding the team."
Individual GROSS salary:
KWD 6,500
US$ 21,596


(1/48)  SENIOR ELECTRICAL ENGINEER


 Posted: 10 Sep 2017

Bachelors Degree, 16-20 years: "Building service design engineering."
Individual GROSS salary:
KWD 19,800
US$ 65,025


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