How much does a Senior Engineer make?

Updated 4 Aug 2021
£48,165 /yr
Average Base Pay

1,816 salaries

£34K

Low

£48K

Average

£67K

High

No additional cash compensation has been reported for this role

The national average salary for a Senior Engineer is £48,165 per year in United Kingdom. Filter by location to see Senior Engineer salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 1816 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Senior Engineer employees.

Seniority Levels

L3
Senior Engineer£48,165 /yr
L4
Engineer Leader£46,530 /yr
L5
Principal Engineer£58,599 /yr
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Arup
4.1

Arup

Senior Engineer

£47,212

 /yr
Range: £36K - £70K
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£36K

£70K

£36,451 - £69,731 Range

WSP
3.6

WSP

Senior Engineer

£41,000

 /yr
Range: £32K - £55K

£32K

£55K

£32,000 - £54,691 Range

Frazer-Nash Consultancy
4.1

Frazer-Nash Consultancy

Senior Engineer

£37,069

 /yr
Range: £33K - £46K

£33K

£46K

£32,500 - £45,557 Range

Atkins
3.9

Atkins

Senior Engineer

£49,229

 /yr
Range: £37K - £62K

£37K

£62K

£36,628 - £61,788 Range

Arm
4.1

Arm

Senior Engineer

£49,970

 /yr
Range: £39K - £73K

£39K

£73K

£39,282 - £73,000 Range

AECOM
3.6

AECOM

Senior Engineer

£38,619

 /yr
Range: £35K - £56K

£35K

£56K

£34,561 - £55,821 Range

Jaguar Land Rover
3.7

Jaguar Land Rover

Senior Engineer

£48,600

 /yr
Range: £41K - £55K

£41K

£55K

£40,512 - £54,937 Range

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BuroHappold
4.1

BuroHappold

Senior Engineer

£42,062

 /yr
Range: £38K - £51K

£38K

£51K

£38,099 - £50,640 Range

DNV GL
3.9

DNV GL

Senior Engineer

£46,123

 /yr
Range: £37K - £59K

£37K

£59K

£37,212 - £59,357 Range

Laing O'Rourke
4

Laing O'Rourke

Senior Engineer

£51,746

 /yr
Range: £45K - £61K

£45K

£61K

£44,726 - £60,991 Range

Cambridge Consultants
4.1

Cambridge Consultants

Senior Engineer

£43,015

 /yr
Range: £39K - £47K

£39K

£47K

£38,713 - £46,759 Range

Roke Manor Research
3.8

Roke Manor Research

Senior Engineer

£46,384

 /yr
Range: £34K - £51K

£34K

£51K

£34,477 - £51,153 Range

Jacobs
3.8

Jacobs

Senior Engineer

£40,255

 /yr
Range: £27K - £77K

£27K

£77K

£26,837 - £76,910 Range

MBDA
4.2

MBDA

Senior Engineer

£35,254

 /yr
Range: £33K - £38K

£33K

£38K

£32,600 - £38,078 Range

BAE Systems
3.9

BAE Systems

Senior Engineer

£40,255

 /yr
Range: £36K - £50K

£36K

£50K

£36,196 - £49,947 Range

Network Rail
4

Network Rail

Senior Engineer

£54,337

 /yr
Range: £51K - £67K

£51K

£67K

£51,485 - £66,596 Range

Just Eat Takeaway.com
4

Just Eat Takeaway.com

Senior Engineer

£71,151

 /yr
Range: £51K - £89K

£51K

£89K

£50,884 - £88,592 Range

Mott MacDonald
4

Mott MacDonald

Senior Engineer

£48,498

 /yr
Range: £38K - £61K

£38K

£61K

£37,700 - £60,502 Range

Dyson
2.7

Dyson

Senior Engineer

£43,905

 /yr
Range: £30K - £70K

£30K

£70K

£30,000 - £69,951 Range

Aston Martin
3.4

Aston Martin

Senior Engineer

£40,157

 /yr
Range: £35K - £45K

£35K

£45K

£34,622 - £45,307 Range

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Frequently asked questions about a Senior Engineer salaries

The national average salary for a a Senior Engineer is £48,165 per year in United Kingdom. Filter by location to see a Senior Engineer salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 1816 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Senior Engineer employees.

The highest salary for a a Senior Engineer in United Kingdom is £67,449 per year.

The lowest salary for a a Senior Engineer in United Kingdom is £34,395 per year.

Recent Salary Reports

Below are the most recent senior engineer salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

£61,000
per year
A Senior Client Engineer in the London Area area reported making £61,000 per year
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8-10 years experience
London Area area
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Company - Private
£46,000
per year
A Senior Engineer in the London Area area reported making £46,000 per year
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
London Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Private
£36,000
per year
A Senior Engineer in the Manchester Area area reported making £36,000 per year
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Manchester Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
£32,000
per year
A Senior Engineer in the London Area area reported making £32,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
London Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
£50,000
per year
A Senior Engineer in the London Area area reported making £50,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
London Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
£48,000
per year
A Senior Engineer in the London Area area reported making £48,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
London Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
£150,000
per year
A Senior Engineer in the London Area area reported making £150,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
London Area area
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Company - Private
£45,800
per year
A Senior Engineer in the London Area area reported making £45,800 per year
Additional Pay
£2k cash bonus
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
London Area area
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Company - Private
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