A Mid-Career Design Engineer earns an average salary of AU$78,800 per year.

AU$63,156 - AU$99,687
AU$63K
AU$79K
AU$100K
MEDIAN: AU$79,174
10%
50%
90%
AU$27.03 - AU$56.41
AU$27
AU$36
AU$56
MEDIAN: AU$36.08
10%
50%
90%
AU$0AU$102K
Salary AU$63,156 - AU$99,687
Bonus AU$0.00 - AU$10,402
Profit Sharing AU$2,000
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$62,325 - AU$102,674
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 19 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 186
Hourly Data AU$0AU$56
Hourly Rate AU$27.03 - AU$56.41
Overtime AU$50.72
Annual Data AU$0AU$102K
Bonus AU$0.00 - AU$10,402
Profit Sharing AU$2,000
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$62,325 - AU$102,674
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 19 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 27

Job Description for Design Engineer

Design engineers are in charge of creating blueprints and schematics for systems, machines, and equipment. They usually work with a team that includes several members, including mechanical engineers. They follow plans and models to create equipment, products, or models; in some cases, engineers will be given direct orders and will be asked to construct prototypes to test in certain situations.These engineers can be employed by government organizations and industries. They may also work with research and development companies, construction firms, and product manufacturing plants.

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Design Engineer Tasks

  • Design components using computer-based tools or by hand and create specification documents for each product.
  • Create prototypes, tests, and make recommendations to improve production efficiency.
  • Conduct analysis of designs using internal tools and ensure each design follows the required specifications.

Design Engineer Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$79,742

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Key Stats for Design Engineer

Gender

Female
8 %
Male
92 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 6 votes.
5-9 years
79%
10-19 years
21%

Skills That Affect Design Engineer Salaries





▲2%

Microsoft Office
▼0%

National Average
AU$80,000

▼2%


▼9%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 6 votes.

Gender

Female
8 %
Male
92 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 10%
dental benefits
Dental: 3%
vision benefits
Vision: 1%
no benefits
None: 90%