Mechanical Engineer Salary

A Mechanical Engineer earns an average salary of AU$72,286 per year. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience. A skill in Project is associated with high pay for this job.

AU$50,645 - AU$111,827
(Median)
AU$51K
AU$72K
AU$110K
MEDIAN: AU$72,285
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90%

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AU$19.83 - AU$74.50
(Median)
AU$20
AU$33
AU$74
MEDIAN: AU$32.00
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50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
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AU$0AU$50KAU$100KAU$150K
Salary
AU$50,645 - AU$111,827  
   
Bonus
AU$0.00 - AU$10,358  
Profit Sharing
AU$248.32 - AU$9,658  
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$50,516 - AU$118,652  
Country: Australia | Currency: AUD | Updated: 20 Jun 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 1,662
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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AU$0AU$25AU$50AU$75
Hourly Rate
AU$19.83 - AU$74.50  
   
Overtime
AU$26.30 - AU$67.54  
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$50KAU$100KAU$150K
Bonus
AU$0.00 - AU$10,358  
   
Profit Sharing
AU$248.32 - AU$9,658  
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$50,516 - AU$118,652  
Country: United States | Currency: AUD | Updated: 20 Jun 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 202
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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

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Experience Affects Mechanical Engineer Salaries




National Average
AU$73,000


Skills That Affect Mechanical Engineer Salaries

up arrow 12%


Visual Basic (VB)
up arrow 9%

Windows NT / 2000 / XP Networking
up arrow 5%

Project Management
up arrow 4%

C++
up arrow 4%

Windows Operating System General Use
up arrow 1%

Engineering Design
0%

National Average
AU$73,000

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 1%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 2%

Microsoft Word
up arrow 2%

AutoDesk
up arrow 2%

Matlab
up arrow 3%

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Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 220 votes.

Gender

Female
6 %
Male
94 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
47%
5-9 years
28%
10-19 years
11%
20 years or more
5%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 21% dental benefits Dental: 7%
vision benefits Vision: 6% employee benefits None: 77%
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