A Mechanical Engineer in Melbourne, Victoria earns an average salary of AU$69,475 per year. The highest paying skills associated with this job are Matlab, Windows Operating System General Use, and Finite Element Analysis (FEA). Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this career.

AU$50,278 - AU$102,350
AU$50K
AU$69K
AU$100K
MEDIAN: AU$69,475
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AU$19.00 - AU$58.94
AU$19
AU$34
AU$59
MEDIAN: AU$34.28
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Local Salary Data (?
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Salary
AU$50,278 - AU$102,350  
   
Bonus
AU$0.00 - AU$9,916  
Profit Sharing
AU$0.00 - AU$24,658  
Total Pay (?
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AU$49,824 - AU$107,537  
Country: Australia | Currency: AUD | Updated: 24 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 246
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Hourly Rate
AU$19.00 - AU$58.94  
   
Overtime
AU$1.47 - AU$69.04  
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AU$0AU$50KAU$100KAU$150K
Bonus
AU$0.00 - AU$9,916  
   
Profit Sharing
AU$0.00 - AU$24,658  
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$49,824 - AU$107,537  
Country: United States | Currency: AUD | Updated: 24 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 34

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Pay by Experience Level for Mechanical Engineer

Pay by Experience for a Mechanical Engineer has a positive trend. An entry-level Mechanical Engineer with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $61,000 based on 183 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Mechanical Engineer with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $83,000 based on 83 salaries. An experienced Mechanical Engineer which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $97,000 based on 45 salaries. A Mechanical Engineer with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $101,000 based on 15 salaries.

Key Stats for Mechanical Engineer

Gender

Female
5 %
Male
95 %
Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
46%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
14%
20 years or more
5%
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Experience Affects Mechanical Engineer Salaries

Late-Career
▲43%

▲37%

▲18%

National Average
AU$71,000

▼13%

Skills That Affect Mechanical Engineer Salaries

▲26%



AutoDesk
▲9%

Windows NT / 2000 / XP Networking
▲6%




autodesk autocad
▼0%

National Average
AU$71,000

▼2%

▼4%

▼5%

Autodesk Software
▼5%



Gender

Female
5 %
Male
95 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
46%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
14%
20 years or more
5%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 12%
dental benefits
Dental: 3%
vision benefits
Vision: 4%
no benefits
None: 85%