Mechanical Engineer Salary

A Mechanical Engineer earns an average salary of NZ$65,129 per year. Pay for this job rises steadily for more experienced workers, but goes down noticeably for the few employees with more than 20 years' experience. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this career. A skill in Project Management is associated with high pay for this job.

NZ$46,493 - NZ$93,532
(Median)
NZ$46K
NZ$65K
NZ$94K
MEDIAN: NZ$65,129
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50%
90%

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NZ$17.26 - NZ$35.40
(Median)
NZ$17
NZ$23
NZ$35
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$46,493 - NZ$93,532  
   
Bonus
NZ$0.00 - NZ$6,691  
Profit Sharing
NZ$200.00 - NZ$4,500  
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).
)
NZ$42,950 - NZ$89,942  
Country: New Zealand | Currency: NZD | Updated: 20 Jun 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 162
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$17.26 - NZ$35.40  
   
Overtime
NZ$28.64 - NZ$70.47  
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$6,691  
   
Profit Sharing
NZ$200.00 - NZ$4,500  
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).
)
NZ$42,950 - NZ$89,942  
Country: United States | Currency: NZD | Updated: 20 Jun 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 38
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Pay by Experience Level for Mechanical Engineer

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

Pay Difference by Location

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Experience Affects Mechanical Engineer Salaries


Late-Career
up arrow 15%


National Average
NZ$64,000


Skills That Affect Mechanical Engineer Salaries


up arrow 6%



Microsoft Office
up arrow 3%

National Average
NZ$64,000

Microsoft Word
up arrow 3%

SolidWorks
up arrow 9%

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
6 %
Male
94 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
44%
5-9 years
30%
10-19 years
15%
20 years or more
5%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 45% dental benefits Dental: 8%
vision benefits Vision: 7% employee benefits None: 53%
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