An Electrical Engineer earns an average salary of AU$75,839 per year. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience. Experience has a moderate effect on pay for this job.

AU$52,714 - AU$120,473
AU$53K
AU$76K
AU$120K
MEDIAN: AU$75,839
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90%

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AU$21.71 - AU$79.46
AU$22
AU$32
AU$79
MEDIAN: AU$32.01
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90%

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National Salary Data (?
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AU$0AU$50KAU$100KAU$150K
Salary
AU$52,714 - AU$120,473  
   
Bonus
AU$0.00 - AU$12,020  
Profit Sharing
AU$0.00 - AU$15,893  
Total Pay (?
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AU$51,831 - AU$125,003  
Country: Australia | Currency: AUD | Updated: 24 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 711
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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AU$0AU$50AU$100AU$150
Hourly Rate
AU$21.71 - AU$79.46  
   
Overtime
AU$32.48 - AU$105.44  
National Annualized Data (?
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AU$0AU$100KAU$200KAU$300K
Bonus
AU$0.00 - AU$12,020  
   
Profit Sharing
AU$0.00 - AU$15,893  
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$51,831 - AU$125,003  
Country: United States | Currency: AUD | Updated: 24 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 92

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Pay by Experience Level for Electrical Engineer

Pay by Experience for an Electrical Engineer has a positive trend. An entry-level Electrical Engineer with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $68,000 based on 510 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. An Electrical Engineer with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $91,000 based on 274 salaries. An experienced Electrical Engineer which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $108,000 based on 132 salaries. An Electrical Engineer with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $121,000 based on 60 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$76,897

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Key Stats for Electrical Engineer

Gender

Female
6 %
Male
94 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 6 votes.
Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
43%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
14%
20 years or more
7%
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Experience Affects Electrical Engineer Salaries

▲58%

▲40%

▲18%

National Average
AU$77,000

▼12%

Skills That Affect Electrical Engineer Salaries



Microsoft Excel
▼0%

Microsoft Word
▼0%

National Average
AU$77,000



Windows NT / 2000 / XP Networking
▼2%



▼7%


C++
▼7%

C
▼7%

▼13%


Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 6 votes.

Gender

Female
6 %
Male
94 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
43%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
14%
20 years or more
7%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 20%
dental benefits
Dental: 5%
vision benefits
Vision: 4%
no benefits
None: 79%