A Design Engineer earns an average salary of AU$74,819 per year. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career.

AU$56,155 - AU$100,761
AU$56K
AU$75K
AU$100K
MEDIAN: AU$74,819
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90%

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AU$23.93 - AU$57.81
AU$24
AU$34
AU$58
MEDIAN: AU$33.58
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90%

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National Salary Data (?
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AU$0AU$50KAU$100KAU$150K
Salary
AU$56,155 - AU$100,761  
   
Bonus
AU$0.00 - AU$8,243  
Total Pay (?
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AU$54,856 - AU$104,774  
Country: Australia | Currency: AUD | Updated: 24 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 179
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National Hourly Rate Data (?
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AU$0AU$25AU$50AU$75
Hourly Rate
AU$23.93 - AU$57.81  
   
Overtime
AU$25.95 - AU$58.98  
National Annualized Data (?
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AU$0AU$50KAU$100KAU$150K
Bonus
AU$0.00 - AU$8,243  
   
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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AU$54,856 - AU$104,774  
Country: United States | Currency: AUD | Updated: 24 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 33
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Pay by Experience Level for Design Engineer

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$74,510

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Key Stats for Design Engineer

Gender

Female
9 %
Male
91 %
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
39%
5-9 years
33%
10-19 years
15%
20 years or more
9%
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Experience Affects Design Engineer Salaries

▲31%

▲27%

▲8%

National Average
AU$75,000

▼14%

Skills That Affect Design Engineer Salaries


▲1%


AutoCAD
▼0%

National Average
AU$75,000




CATIA
▼4%


Project Management
▼6%

▼8%

Gender

Female
9 %
Male
91 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
39%
5-9 years
33%
10-19 years
15%
20 years or more
9%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 12%
dental benefits
Dental: 1%
vision benefits
Vision: 1%
dental benefits
None: 88%
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