Mechanical Engineer Salary

A Mechanical Engineer earns an average salary of AU$72,030 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$50,545 - AU$111,682
(Median)
AU$51K
AU$72K
AU$110K
MEDIAN: AU$72,030
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90%

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AU$20.32 - AU$73.00
(Median)
AU$20
AU$33
AU$73
MEDIAN: AU$33.00
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50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
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AU$0AU$50KAU$100KAU$150K
Salary
AU$50,545 - AU$111,682  
   
Bonus
AU$0.00 - AU$10,295  
Profit Sharing
AU$0.00 - AU$10,244  
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$50,533 - AU$118,557  
Country: Australia | Currency: AUD | Updated: 17 Mar 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 1,769
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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AU$0AU$25AU$50AU$75
Hourly Rate
AU$20.32 - AU$73.00  
   
Overtime
AU$27.72 - AU$66.04  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
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AU$0AU$50KAU$100KAU$150K
Bonus
AU$0.00 - AU$10,295  
   
Profit Sharing
AU$0.00 - AU$10,244  
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$50,533 - AU$118,557  
Country: United States | Currency: AUD | Updated: 17 Mar 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 240
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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$72,888

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Experience Affects Mechanical Engineer Salaries




National Average
AU$73,000


Skills That Affect Mechanical Engineer Salaries

up arrow 13%

C++
up arrow 10%

Visual Basic (VB)
up arrow 9%



Windows Operating System General Use
up arrow 3%

Engineering Design
up arrow 2%

Microsoft Excel
0%

Microsoft Office
0%

Microsoft Word
0%

AutoDesk
0%

Finite Element Analysis (FEA)
0%

National Average
AU$73,000

Matlab
up arrow 3%

AutoCAD
up arrow 4%


Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 208 votes.

Gender

Female
7 %
Male
93 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
46%
5-9 years
28%
10-19 years
12%
20 years or more
5%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 20%
dental benefits
Dental: 6%
medical benefits
Vision: 5%
dental benefits
None: 79%
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