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Mechanical Engineer Salary

A Mechanical Engineer earns an average salary of NZ$66,835 per year. For the first five to ten years in this position, salary increases sharply, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this field. A skill in Project Management is associated with high pay for this job.

NZ$46,661 - NZ$95,276
(Median)
NZ$47K
NZ$67K
NZ$95K
MEDIAN: NZ$66,834
10%
50%
90%

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NZ$17.06 - NZ$35.94
(Median)
NZ$17
NZ$22
NZ$36
MEDIAN: NZ$22.00
10%
50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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NZ$0NZ$32KNZ$64KNZ$96K
Salary
NZ$46,661 - NZ$95,276  
   
Bonus
NZ$0.00 - NZ$6,411  
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).
)
NZ$42,872 - NZ$91,143  
Country: New Zealand | Currency: NZD | Updated: 1 Apr 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 146
National Hourly Rate Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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NZ$0NZ$24NZ$48NZ$72
Hourly Rate
NZ$17.06 - NZ$35.94  
   
Overtime
NZ$28.73 - NZ$69.81  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
)
NZ$0NZ$50KNZ$100KNZ$150K
Bonus
NZ$0.00 - NZ$6,411  
   
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).
)
NZ$42,872 - NZ$91,143  
Country: United States | Currency: NZD | Updated: 1 Apr 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 32

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Experience Affects Mechanical Engineer Salaries



National Average
NZ$65,000


Skills That Affect Mechanical Engineer Salaries



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Microsoft Office
0%

National Average
NZ$65,000

Microsoft Word
up arrow 5%

SolidWorks
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Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 24 votes.

Gender

Female
4 %
Male
96 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
43%
5-9 years
29%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 45% dental benefits Dental: 8%
vision benefits Vision: 7% employee benefits None: 52%