How much money does a person working in Engineering make in Philippines?
41,638 PHP per month
Average Monthly Salary
A person working in Engineering in Philippines typically earns around 41,638 PHP per month.
This is the average monthly salary including housing, transport, and other benefits.
Salaries differ drasticly between different Engineering jobs. If you are interested in the salary of a particular job, see below for salaries for specific job titles.
Salaries for specific jobs
|Autocad Operator||14,214 PHP|
|Chief Engineer||70,000 PHP|
|Civil Engineer||26,540 PHP|
|Design Engineer||40,333 PHP|
|Electrical Engineer||27,676 PHP|
|Electrical Engineering Manager||69,625 PHP|
|Engineering Technician||16,000 PHP|
|Equipment Engineer||31,500 PHP|
|Equipment Engineering Manager||62,290 PHP|
|Field Engineer||21,500 PHP|
|Field Engineering Manager||99,091 PHP|
|HVAC Engineering||65,000 PHP|
|Industrial Engineer||23,925 PHP|
|Maintenance Engineer||33,083 PHP|
|Manufacturing Engineer||37,071 PHP|
|Mechanical Engineer||31,150 PHP|
|Mechanical Engineering Manager||109,167 PHP|
|Mine Engineer||35,000 PHP|
|Principal Cost Engineer||37,500 PHP|
|Process Engineer||30,500 PHP|
|Product Development Engineer||21,333 PHP|
|Product Engineer||46,280 PHP|
|Production Engineer||41,000 PHP|
|Project Director||200,000 PHP|
|Project Engineer||33,483 PHP|
|Project Manager||51,500 PHP|
|Quality Assurance Engineer||30,750 PHP|
|Research And Development Manager||58,000 PHP|
|Safety Engineer||26,200 PHP|
|Sales Engineer||70,000 PHP|
|Senior Sales Engineer||96,000 PHP|
|Technical Assistant||12,000 PHP|
|Test Development Engineer||28,067 PHP|
|Work Planner||72,000 PHP|
Engineering Jobs Salary Distribution in Philippines
25% of people earn
50% of people earn
75% of people earn
Abount These Figures: Salary Range, Median and Percentiles
The Engineering salaries in Philippines range between 2,500 PHP per month (minimum salary) to 200,000 PHP per month (maximum salary).
The median salary is 30,000 PHP per month, which means that half (50%) of people working in Engineering are earning less than 30,000 PHP while the other half are earning more than 30,000 PHP. The median represents the middle salary value. Generally speaking, you would want to be on the right side of the graph with the group earning more than the median salary.
Closely related to the median are two values: the 25th and the 75th percentiles. Reading from the salary distribution diagram, 25% of people working in Engineering are earning less than 19,000 PHP while 75% of them are earning more than 19,000 PHP. Also from the diagram, 75% of people working in Engineering are earning less than 50,000 PHP while 25% are earning more than 50,000 PHP.
What is the difference between the median and the average salary? What should you be looking at?
Both are indicators. If your salary is higher than both of the average and the median then you are doing very well. If your salary is lower than both, then many people are earning more than you and there is plently of room for improvement. If your wage is in between the average and median, then things can be a bit confusing. We have written a guide to explain all the different senarios. How to compare your salary
Engineering Salary Forecast and Trend in Philippines
How do Engineering salaries change over time? Listed below is a chart that shows the average salary in recent years.
|Average Salary 2016|| = |
|Average Salary 2017|| +3% |
|Average Salary 2018|| +3% |
|Average Salary 2019|| +3% |
Percentage increase and decrease are relative to the previous value
Engineering salaries in Philippines are rising in the year 2019 based on recent submitted salaries and reports. As displayed in the chart, salaries in 2019 are 3% higher than those of 2018. The trend suggests a slow yet continous increase in pay in 2020 and future years. These numbers differ slightly from industry to another.
Engineering Hourly Average Wage in Philippines
214 PHP per hour
Average Hourly Wage
The average hourly wage (pay per hour) in Philippines for Engineering is 214 PHP. This means that the average person in Philippines earns approximatly 214 PHP for every worked hour.
Hourly Wage = Annual Salary ÷ ( 52 x 5 x 8 )
The hourly wage is the salary paid in one working hour. Usually jobs are classified into two categories: salaried jobs and hourly jobs. Salaried jobs pay a fix amount regardless of the hours worked. Hourly jobs pay per worked hour. To convert salary into hourly wage the above formula is used (assuming 5 working days in a week and 8 working hours per day which is the standard for most jobs). The hourly wage calculation may differ slightly depending on the worked hours per week and annual vacation allowance. The figures mentioned above are good approximation and they are considered to the be the standard.
Salary Comparison of Engineering Jobs in Philippines
We compared Philippines salaries for Engineering and All Jobs and we found that Engineering salaries are 8% less than those of All Jobs.
Salary Comparison By City
|Cagayan de Oro||13,850 PHP|
|Quezon City||33,829 PHP|