A Mechanical Engineer earns an average salary of AU$72,018 per year. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Project and Project Management.

AU$51,116 - AU$110,426
AU$51K
AU$72K
AU$110K
MEDIAN: AU$72,018
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AU$20.24 - AU$63.99
AU$20
AU$32
AU$64
MEDIAN: AU$32.00
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National Salary Data (?
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AU$0AU$50KAU$100KAU$150K
Salary
AU$51,116 - AU$110,426  
   
Bonus
AU$0.00 - AU$14,976  
Profit Sharing
AU$0.00 - AU$24,468  
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$50,818 - AU$115,175  
Country: Australia | Currency: AUD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 1,144
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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AU$0AU$25AU$50AU$75
Hourly Rate
AU$20.24 - AU$63.99  
   
Overtime
AU$27.32 - AU$68.27  
National Annualized Data (?
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AU$0AU$50KAU$100KAU$150K
Bonus
AU$0.00 - AU$14,976  
   
Profit Sharing
AU$0.00 - AU$24,468  
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$50,818 - AU$115,175  
Country: United States | Currency: AUD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 182

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Pay by Experience Level for Mechanical Engineer

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

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$72,370

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Key Stats for Mechanical Engineer

Gender

Female
5 %
Male
95 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 10 votes.
Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
46%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
14%
20 years or more
5%
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Experience Affects Mechanical Engineer Salaries




National Average
AU$72,000


Skills That Affect Mechanical Engineer Salaries

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 10 votes.

Gender

Female
5 %
Male
95 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
46%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
14%
20 years or more
5%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 13%
dental benefits
Dental: 3%
vision benefits
Vision: 4%
dental benefits
None: 86%
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