The average salary for an Entry-Level Mechanical Engineer is AU$64,660 per year.

AU$49,273 - AU$89,884
AU$49K
AU$65K
AU$90K
MEDIAN: AU$64,660
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AU$19.59 - AU$46.39
AU$20
AU$30
AU$46
MEDIAN: AU$29.66
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National Salary Data (?
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AU$0AU$31KAU$62KAU$93K
Salary
AU$49,273 - AU$89,884  
   
Bonus
AU$0.00 - AU$9,860  
Profit Sharing
AU$0.00 - AU$17,500  
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$48,813 - AU$92,920  
Country: Australia | Currency: AUD | Updated: 24 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 750
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National Hourly Rate Data (?
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AU$0AU$22AU$44AU$66
Hourly Rate
AU$19.59 - AU$46.39  
   
Overtime
AU$1.55 - AU$65.54  
National Annualized Data (?
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AU$0AU$50KAU$100KAU$150K
Bonus
AU$0.00 - AU$9,860  
   
Profit Sharing
AU$0.00 - AU$17,500  
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$48,813 - AU$92,920  
Country: United States | Currency: AUD | Updated: 24 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 120
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National Average: AU$65,276

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Key Stats for Mechanical Engineer

Gender

Female
5 %
Male
95 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 3 votes.
Less than 1 year
14%
1-4 years
70%
5-9 years
16%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Skills That Affect Mechanical Engineer Salaries



▲7%

▲5%




Engineering Design
▼0%

Autocad 2000i
▼0%

National Average
AU$65,000


▼2%

▼2%



▼6%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 3 votes.

Gender

Female
5 %
Male
95 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 12%
dental benefits
Dental: 2%
vision benefits
Vision: 3%
dental benefits
None: 87%
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