The average pay for a Senior Mechanical Engineer is AU$106,698 per year. Most people in this job have more than five years' experience in related jobs.

AU$83,119 - AU$154,316
AU$83K
AU$110K
AU$150K
MEDIAN: AU$105,267
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50%
90%
AU$39.73 - AU$120.80
AU$40
AU$55
AU$120
MEDIAN: AU$54.80
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50%
90%
AU$0AU$168K
Salary AU$83,119 - AU$154,316
Bonus AU$991 - AU$29,900
Profit Sharing AU$0.00 - AU$30,792
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$84,470 - AU$168,099
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 155
Hourly Data AU$0AU$120
Hourly Rate AU$39.73 - AU$120.80
Overtime AU$50.00
Annual Data AU$0AU$168K
Bonus AU$991 - AU$29,900
Profit Sharing AU$0.00 - AU$30,792
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$84,470 - AU$168,099
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 18

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Pay by Experience Level for Senior Mechanical Engineer

Pay by Experience for a Senior Mechanical Engineer has a positive trend. An entry-level Senior Mechanical Engineer with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$92,000 based on 16 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Senior 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$106,000 based on 78 salaries. An experienced Senior Mechanical Engineer which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$111,000 based on 81 salaries. A Senior 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$163,000 based on 25 salaries.

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National Average: AU$108,791

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Q: 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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Key Stats for Senior Mechanical Engineer

Gender

Female
9 %
Male
91 %
1-4 years
4%
5-9 years
33%
10-19 years
44%
20 years or more
19%
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Experience Affects Senior Mechanical Engineer Salaries

▲50%

▲2%

National Average
AU$109,000

▼3%

Entry-Level
▼15%

Skills That Affect Senior Mechanical Engineer Salaries



National Average
AU$109,000


autodesk autocad
▼1%

▼5%

Finite Element Analysis (FEA)
▼8%

SolidWorks
▼12%

Gender

Female
9 %
Male
91 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
4%
5-9 years
33%
10-19 years
44%
20 years or more
19%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 13%
dental benefits
Dental: 5%
vision benefits
Vision: 4%
no benefits
None: 85%
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