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Mechanical Engineer Salary

A Mechanical Engineer earns an average salary of AU$72,065 per year. Experience has a moderate effect on income for this job. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.
AU$50,112 - AU$112,239
(Median)
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MEDIAN: AU$72,064
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AU$20.20 - AU$76.35
(Median)
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MEDIAN: AU$32.00
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National Salary Data

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AU$0AU$50KAU$100KAU$150K
Salary
AU$50,112 - AU$112,239  
   
Bonus
AU$0.00 - AU$10,362  
Profit Sharing
AU$253.42 - AU$6,163  
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$50,090 - AU$118,743  
Country: Australia | Currency: AUD | Updated: 10 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 1,656
National Hourly Rate Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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AU$0AU$26AU$52AU$78
Hourly Rate
AU$20.20 - AU$76.35  
   
Overtime
AU$23.20 - AU$53.48  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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AU$0AU$60KAU$120KAU$180K
Bonus
AU$0.00 - AU$10,362  
   
Profit Sharing
AU$253.42 - AU$6,163  
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).
)
AU$50,090 - AU$118,743  
Country: United States | Currency: AUD | Updated: 10 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 201
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Popular Skills for Mechanical Engineer

Pay by Experience Level for Mechanical Engineer

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

Pay Difference by Location

Related Job Salaries

Experience Affects Mechanical Engineer Salaries




National Average
AU$73,000


Skills That Affect Mechanical Engineer Salaries

up arrow 8%

Visual Basic (VB)
up arrow 8%

Project Management
up arrow 4%

Autocad 2000i
up arrow 3%

Windows NT / 2000 / XP Networking
0%

C++
0%

National Average
AU$73,000

Engineering Design
up arrow 1%

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 1%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 3%

Microsoft Word
up arrow 3%

Windows Operating System General Use
up arrow 3%

AutoDesk
up arrow 3%

Matlab
up arrow 3%

up arrow 5%


Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 205 votes.

Gender

Female
7 %
Male
93 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
48%
5-9 years
28%
10-19 years
11%
20 years or more
4%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 23% dental benefits Dental: 8%
vision benefits Vision: 7% employee benefits None: 76%