A Mechanical Engineer in Brisbane, Queensland earns an average salary of AU$72,121 per year. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are Project, Microsoft Word, C++, Project Management, and Finite Element Analysis (FEA). Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this field.

AU$51,907 - AU$104,780
AU$52K
AU$72K
AU$100K
MEDIAN: AU$72,121
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AU$19.57 - AU$76.60
AU$20
AU$38
AU$77
MEDIAN: AU$37.50
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AU$51,907 - AU$104,780  
   
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AU$0.00 - AU$9,899  
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AU$51,147 - AU$108,641  
Country: Australia | Currency: AUD | Updated: 24 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 133
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AU$0AU$26AU$52AU$78
Hourly Rate
AU$19.57 - AU$76.60  
   
Overtime
AU$50.00  
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AU$0.00 - AU$9,899  
   
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AU$51,147 - AU$108,641  
Country: United States | Currency: AUD | Updated: 24 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 16
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Pay by Experience Level for Mechanical Engineer

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

Key Stats for Mechanical Engineer

Gender

Female
3 %
Male
97 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.
Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
46%
5-9 years
30%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
3%
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Experience Affects Mechanical Engineer Salaries

Late-Career
▲53%

▲39%

▲24%

National Average
AU$73,000

▼11%

Skills That Affect Mechanical Engineer Salaries

▲31%



C++
▲18%

Finite Element Analysis (FEA)
▲17%


Visual Basic (VB)
▲11%


▲6%

▲5%


National Average
AU$73,000



Matlab
▼1%

▼4%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.

Gender

Female
3 %
Male
97 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
46%
5-9 years
30%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
3%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 14%
dental benefits
Dental: 1%
vision benefits
Vision: 2%
dental benefits
None: 85%
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