An Electrical Engineer in Melbourne, Victoria earns an average salary of AU$74,270 per year. Pay for this job rises steadily for more experienced workers, but goes down noticeably for the few employees with more than 20 years' experience. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this field.

AU$53,115 - AU$118,081
AU$53K
AU$74K
AU$120K
MEDIAN: AU$74,270
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AU$17.89 - AU$61.50
AU$18
AU$30
AU$62
MEDIAN: AU$30.49
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Local Salary Data (?
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AU$0AU$50KAU$100KAU$150K
Salary
AU$53,115 - AU$118,081  
   
Bonus
AU$201.34 - AU$9,978  
Profit Sharing
AU$300.00  
Total Pay (?
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AU$50,764 - AU$118,704  
Country: Australia | Currency: AUD | Updated: 24 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 114
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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AU$0AU$50AU$100AU$150
Hourly Rate
AU$17.89 - AU$61.50  
   
Overtime
AU$98.26  
Local Annualized Data (?
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AU$0AU$100KAU$200KAU$300K
Bonus
AU$201.34 - AU$9,978  
   
Profit Sharing
AU$300.00  
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$50,764 - AU$118,704  
Country: United States | Currency: AUD | Updated: 24 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 14

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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 $65,000 based on 86 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 $86,000 based on 39 salaries. An experienced Electrical Engineer which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $118,000 based on 18 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 $103,000 based on 10 salaries.

Key Stats for Electrical Engineer

Gender

Female
7 %
Male
93 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 3 votes.
Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
50%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
3%
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Experience Affects Electrical Engineer Salaries

Experienced
▲61%

Late-Career
▲41%

▲18%

National Average
AU$73,000

▼11%

Skills That Affect Electrical Engineer Salaries





National Average
AU$73,000



C++ Programming Language
▼4%


Windows Operating System General Use
▼8%

▼10%

C++
▼11%

C
▼13%

Matlab
▼17%

C programming Language
▼18%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 3 votes.

Gender

Female
7 %
Male
93 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
50%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
3%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 22%
dental benefits
Dental: 3%
vision benefits
Vision: 2%
no benefits
None: 78%