The average salary for a Mechanical Engineer with Project skills is AU$83,508 per year. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this career. Experience has a moderate effect on income for this job.

AU$56,632 - AU$130,949
AU$57K
AU$82K
AU$130K
MEDIAN: AU$82,199
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50%
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AU$22.02 - AU$77.57
AU$22
AU$28
AU$78
MEDIAN: AU$27.63
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AU$0AU$132K
Salary AU$56,632 - AU$130,949
Bonus AU$0.00 - AU$10,137
Profit Sharing AU$10.00
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$53,531 - AU$132,125
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 82
Hourly Data AU$0AU$77
Hourly Rate AU$22.02 - AU$77.57
Overtime AU$0.00 - AU$69.53
Annual Data AU$0AU$132K
Bonus AU$0.00 - AU$10,137
Profit Sharing AU$10.00
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$53,531 - AU$132,125
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 13

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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 AU$70,000 based on 54 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 AU$90,000 based on 37 salaries. An experienced Mechanical Engineer which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$101,000 based on 18 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 AU$131,000 based on 7 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$79,973

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Key Stats for Mechanical Engineer

Gender

Female
8 %
Male
92 %
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
44%
5-9 years
29%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
6%
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Experience Affects Mechanical Engineer Salaries

Late-Career
▲64%

Experienced
▲26%

▲13%

National Average
AU$80,000

▼13%

Gender

Female
8 %
Male
92 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
44%
5-9 years
29%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 9%
dental benefits
Dental: 5%
vision benefits
Vision: 8%
no benefits
None: 89%
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