The average salary for an Electrical Engineer in Melbourne, Victoria is AU$72,553 per year. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this career. Pay for this job rises steadily for more experienced workers, but goes down noticeably for the few employees with more than 20 years' experience. A skill in Project Management is associated with high pay for this job.

AU$51,193 - AU$117,448
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AU$51K
AU$73K
AU$120K
MEDIAN: AU$72,552
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AU$21.47 - AU$54.75
(Median)
AU$21
AU$30
AU$55
MEDIAN: AU$30
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90%

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Local Salary Data (?
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AU$0AU$50KAU$100KAU$150K
Salary
AU$51,193 - AU$117,448  
   
Bonus
AU$0.00 - AU$10,022  
Profit Sharing
AU$305.21  
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$50,488 - AU$118,079  
Country: Australia | Currency: AUD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 111
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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AU$0AU$50AU$100AU$150
Hourly Rate
AU$21.47 - AU$54.75  
   
Overtime
AU$98.26  
Local Annualized Data (?
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AU$0AU$100KAU$200KAU$300K
Bonus
AU$0.00 - AU$10,022  
   
Profit Sharing
AU$305.21  
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$50,488 - AU$118,079  
Country: United States | Currency: AUD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 15

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Pay by Experience Level for Electrical Engineer

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

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Experience Affects Electrical Engineer Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 56%

Late-Career
up arrow 45%


National Average
AU$72,000


Skills That Affect Electrical Engineer Salaries

Project Management
up arrow 14%

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 2%

Microsoft Word
up arrow 2%

National Average
AU$72,000

autodesk autocad
up arrow 1%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 2%

C++ Programming Language
up arrow 2%

Engineering Design
up arrow 4%

Windows Operating System General Use
up arrow 5%

AutoCAD
up arrow 8%

Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC) / Automation
up arrow 9%

C++
up arrow 9%

C
up arrow 11%

Matlab
up arrow 14%

C programming Language
up arrow 16%

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
5 %
Male
95 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
49%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
3%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 15%
dental benefits
Dental: 4%
medical benefits
Vision: 2%
dental benefits
None: 85%
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