A Principal Mechanical Engineer earns an average salary of AU$152,342 per year. Most people in this job have more than five years' experience in related jobs.

AU$100,030 - AU$200,891
AU$100K
AU$150K
AU$200K
MEDIAN: AU$150,029
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50%
90%

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AU$99.99 - AU$150.00
AU$130
MEDIAN: AU$132.66
50%

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National Salary Data (?
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AU$0AU$100KAU$200KAU$300K
Salary
AU$100,030 - AU$200,891  
   
Bonus
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$102,858 - AU$281,022  
Country: Australia | Currency: AUD | Updated: 4 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 27
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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AU$0AU$60AU$120AU$180
Hourly Rate
AU$132.66  
   
National Annualized Data (?
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AU$0AU$100KAU$200KAU$300K
Bonus
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$102,858 - AU$281,022  
Country: United States | Currency: AUD | Updated: 4 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 7

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Key Stats for Principal Mechanical Engineer

Gender

Female
13 %
Male
87 %
5-9 years
9%
10-19 years
47%
20 years or more
44%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Principal Mechanical Engineer Salaries

Late-Career
▲8%

National Average
AU$162,000

▼1%

Mid-Career
▼21%

Gender

Female
13 %
Male
87 %

Years of Experience

5-9 years
9%
10-19 years
47%
20 years or more
44%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 5%
dental benefits
Dental:
vision benefits
Vision:
no benefits
None: 95%
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