A Civil Engineer in Melbourne, Victoria earns an average salary of AU$70,581 per year. People in this job generally don't have more than 10 years' experience. Experience has a moderate effect on pay for this job.

AU$51,038 - AU$98,729
AU$51K
AU$71K
AU$99K
MEDIAN: AU$70,692
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50%
90%
AU$23.49 - AU$41.46
AU$23
AU$34
AU$41
MEDIAN: AU$34.18
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50%
90%
AU$0AU$99K
Salary AU$51,038 - AU$98,729
Bonus AU$0.00 - AU$10,186
Profit Sharing AU$0.00 - AU$10,137
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$51,117 - AU$99,940
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 13 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 372
Hourly Data AU$0AU$51
Hourly Rate AU$23.49 - AU$41.46
Overtime AU$19.39 - AU$51.52
Annual Data AU$0AU$99K
Bonus AU$0.00 - AU$10,186
Profit Sharing AU$0.00 - AU$10,137
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$51,117 - AU$99,940
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 13 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 26

Job Description for Civil Engineer

Most of the time, civil engineers design, plan, and/or manage construction projects. Their job ranges from small-scale projects, such as building or bridge repairs, to very large-scale, such as building large stadiums. Civil engineers may work in many sectors, such as structural, environmental, and transportation.

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Civil Engineer Tasks

  • Researches and analyzes maps, blueprints, photos, charts, and other data to plan projects.
  • Gathers information to prepare and present reports on project topics.
  • Manages and directs staff at project site.
  • Performs engineering duties; plan, design and oversee the construction and maintenance of buildings, bridges, and other structures.

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Pay by Experience Level for Civil Engineer

Pay by Experience for a Civil Engineer has a positive trend. An entry-level Civil Engineer with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$67,000 based on 288 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Civil 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$79,000 based on 116 salaries. An experienced Civil Engineer which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$96,000 based on 42 salaries. A Civil 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$110,000 based on 14 salaries.

Key Stats for Civil Engineer

Gender

Female
9 %
Male
91 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 10 votes.
Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
53%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
9%
20 years or more
4%

Experience Affects Civil Engineer Salaries

▲55%

▲34%

▲12%

National Average
AU$71,000

▼6%

Skills That Affect Civil Engineer Salaries

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 10 votes.

Gender

Female
9 %
Male
91 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
53%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
9%
20 years or more
4%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 19%
dental benefits
Dental: 4%
vision benefits
Vision: 3%
no benefits
None: 80%