An Entry-Level Design Engineer earns an average salary of AU$66,080 per year.

AU$50,056 - AU$85,212
AU$50K
AU$66K
AU$85K
MEDIAN: AU$66,258
10%
50%
90%
AU$20.37 - AU$41.97
AU$20
AU$28
AU$42
MEDIAN: AU$27.91
10%
50%
90%
AU$0AU$88K
Salary AU$50,056 - AU$85,212
Bonus AU$0.00 - AU$9,696
Profit Sharing AU$5,000
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$49,472 - AU$88,306
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 10 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 289
Hourly Data AU$0AU$82
Hourly Rate AU$20.37 - AU$41.97
Overtime AU$23.84 - AU$82.55
Annual Data AU$0AU$88K
Bonus AU$0.00 - AU$9,696
Profit Sharing AU$5,000
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$49,472 - AU$88,306
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 10 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 37

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$65,556

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

Key Stats for Design Engineer

Gender

Female
9 %
Male
91 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 16 votes.
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
74%
5-9 years
21%

Skills That Affect Design Engineer Salaries


▲2%




National Average
AU$66,000

Windows Operating System General Use
▼1%


▼5%

▼5%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 16 votes.

Gender

Female
9 %
Male
91 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 7%
dental benefits
Dental: 1%
vision benefits
Vision: 3%
no benefits
None: 91%