The average pay for a Mechanical Engineer in Sydney, New South Wales is AU$72,007 per year. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this field. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Project Management, AutoDesk, Windows Operating System General Use, Project, and Microsoft Word.

AU$49,877 - AU$112,640
AU$50K
AU$72K
AU$110K
MEDIAN: AU$72,007
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AU$19.93 - AU$38.17
AU$20
AU$27
AU$38
MEDIAN: AU$26.63
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Salary
AU$49,877 - AU$112,640  
   
Bonus
AU$0.00 - AU$19,271  
Profit Sharing
AU$5,000  
Total Pay (?
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AU$48,710 - AU$113,277  
Country: Australia | Currency: AUD | Updated: 24 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 174
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AU$0AU$25AU$50AU$75
Hourly Rate
AU$19.93 - AU$38.17  
   
Overtime
AU$1.50  
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AU$0AU$50KAU$100KAU$150K
Bonus
AU$0.00 - AU$19,271  
   
Profit Sharing
AU$5,000  
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$48,710 - AU$113,277  
Country: United States | Currency: AUD | Updated: 24 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 22

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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 $64,000 based on 132 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 $84,000 based on 53 salaries. An experienced Mechanical Engineer which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $96,000 based on 36 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 $102,000 based on 9 salaries.

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
11%
1-4 years
46%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
5%
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Experience Affects Mechanical Engineer Salaries

Late-Career
▲43%

▲35%

▲19%

National Average
AU$71,000

▼10%

Skills That Affect Mechanical Engineer Salaries


AutoDesk
▲14%

Project
▲13%



C++
▲11%

National Average
AU$71,000


Autodesk Software
▼1%


▼2%


▼4%

Autocad 2000i
▼5%



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
11%
1-4 years
46%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
5%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 18%
dental benefits
Dental: 8%
vision benefits
Vision: 5%
no benefits
None: 81%