A Mechanical Engineer earns an average salary of NZ$62,379 per year. Pay for this job rises steadily for more experienced workers, but goes down noticeably for 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$47,559 - NZ$93,675
(Median)
NZ$48K
NZ$62K
NZ$94K
MEDIAN: NZ$62,379
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NZ$16.74 - NZ$34.82
(Median)
NZ$17
NZ$24
NZ$35
MEDIAN: NZ$23.00
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90%

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National Salary Data (?
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NZ$0NZ$32KNZ$64KNZ$96K
Salary
NZ$47,559 - NZ$93,675  
   
Bonus
NZ$0.00 - NZ$9,863  
Profit Sharing
NZ$750  
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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NZ$42,918 - NZ$92,220  
Country: New Zealand | Currency: NZD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 226
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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NZ$0NZ$16NZ$32NZ$48
Hourly Rate
NZ$16.74 - NZ$34.82  
   
Overtime
NZ$22.86 - NZ$46.43  
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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NZ$0NZ$32KNZ$64KNZ$96K
Bonus
NZ$0.00 - NZ$9,863  
   
Profit Sharing
NZ$750  
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$42,918 - NZ$92,220  
Country: United States | Currency: NZD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 64
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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

National Average: NZ$60,826

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Experience Affects Mechanical Engineer Salaries




National Average
NZ$61,000


Skills That Affect Mechanical Engineer Salaries


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Engineering Design
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Microsoft Office
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Microsoft Word
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National Average
NZ$61,000


Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 7 votes.

Gender

Female
8 %
Male
93 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
44%
5-9 years
28%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
8%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 28%
dental benefits
Dental: 5%
medical benefits
Vision: 8%
dental benefits
None: 71%
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