A Chemical Engineer earns an average salary of AU$64,120 per year. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this career. Experience has a moderate effect on income for this job.

AU$49,064 - AU$115,862
AU$49K
AU$64K
AU$120K
MEDIAN: AU$64,120
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AU$18.50 - AU$70.00
AU$19
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AU$70
MEDIAN: AU$30.64
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AU$0AU$117K
Salary AU$49,064 - AU$115,862
Bonus AU$68.43 - AU$10,247
Profit Sharing AU$1,500
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).
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AU$48,949 - AU$117,916
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 19 Nov 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 120
Hourly Data AU$0AU$284
Hourly Rate AU$18.50 - AU$70.00
Overtime AU$285
Annual Data AU$0AU$117K
Bonus AU$68.43 - AU$10,247
Profit Sharing AU$1,500
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).
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AU$48,949 - AU$117,916
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 19 Nov 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 14

Chemical Engineer Job Listings

Popular Skills for Chemical Engineer

Pay by Experience Level for Chemical Engineer

Pay by Experience for a Chemical Engineer has a positive trend. An entry-level Chemical Engineer with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$62,000 based on 97 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Chemical 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$69,000 based on 32 salaries. An experienced Chemical Engineer which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$92,000 based on 21 salaries. A Chemical 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$136,000 based on 6 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$65,127

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Key Stats for Chemical Engineer

Gender

Female
26 %
Male
74 %
Less than 1 year
19%
1-4 years
46%
5-9 years
16%
10-19 years
15%
20 years or more
4%

Experience Affects Chemical Engineer Salaries

▲110%

▲41%

▲6%

National Average
AU$65,000

▼5%

Skills That Affect Chemical Engineer Salaries



Chemical Process Engineering
▼0%

National Average
AU$65,000


Gender

Female
26 %
Male
74 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
19%
1-4 years
46%
5-9 years
16%
10-19 years
15%
20 years or more
4%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 25%
dental benefits
Dental: 9%
vision benefits
Vision: 7%
no benefits
None: 72%