The average pay for a Senior Mechanical Engineer is AU$107,167 per year. Most people in this job have more than five years' experience in related jobs.

AU$82,279 - AU$153,403
(Median)
AU$82K
AU$110K
AU$150K
MEDIAN: AU$107,166
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AU$40.61 - AU$97.31
(Median)
AU$41
AU$55
AU$97
MEDIAN: AU$54.00
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National Salary Data (?
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AU$0AU$60KAU$120KAU$180K
Salary
AU$82,279 - AU$153,403  
   
Bonus
AU$0.00 - AU$19,653  
Profit Sharing
AU$10,000  
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$83,266 - AU$169,733  
Country: Australia | Currency: AUD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 160
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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AU$0AU$33AU$66AU$99
Hourly Rate
AU$40.61 - AU$97.31  
   
Overtime
AU$50.00  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
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AU$0AU$70KAU$140KAU$210K
Bonus
AU$0.00 - AU$19,653  
   
Profit Sharing
AU$10,000  
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$83,266 - AU$169,733  
Country: United States | Currency: AUD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 22
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Pay by Experience Level for Senior Mechanical Engineer

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$109,028

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What is it like working as a Senior Mechanical Engineer?

Senior Mechanical Engineer in Melbourne:
"Variety Of Projects, Interesting Work."
Pros: Variety of projects, interesting work.
Cons: Pay, corporate culture, focus on regulation.

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Experience Affects Senior Mechanical Engineer Salaries



National Average
AU$109,000


Entry-Level
up arrow 16%

Skills That Affect Senior Mechanical Engineer Salaries

National Average
AU$109,000

Project Management
up arrow 1%

autodesk autocad
up arrow 1%

Engineering Design
up arrow 2%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 2%

AutoCAD
up arrow 5%

Finite Element Analysis (FEA)
up arrow 6%

SolidWorks
up arrow 12%

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
9 %
Male
91 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
5%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
51%
20 years or more
18%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 13%
dental benefits
Dental: 7%
medical benefits
Vision: 7%
dental benefits
None: 85%
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