The average salary for a Field Service Engineer in Australia is AU$75,914.
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Job Description for Field Service Engineer
Field service engineers work with their hands to fix what is broken, primarily in electronic installation and scheduling maintenance and malfunctions, and most days are spent traveling from one work-site to another to resolve the electrical problems or situations that arise. They work with several types of tools and machinery in these situations, both indoors and outdoors, and most work alone or in small teams with two to three others depending on the employer. No formal education is required f…Read more
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Popular Skills for Field Service Engineer
Skills in Electronic Troubleshooting, Equipment Maintenance, Systems Troubleshooting, Technical Services and Troubleshooting are correlated to pay that is above average.
Pay by Experience Level for Field Service Engineer
An entry-level Field Service Engineer with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of AU$59,249 based on 8 salaries. An early career Field Service Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$68,659 based on 73 salaries. A mid-career Field Service Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$74,969 based on 54 salaries. An experienced Field Service Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$85,822 based on 67 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of AU$84,070.
Pay Difference by Location
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Employees with Field Service Engineer in their job title in Perth, Western Australia earn an average of 8.8% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Sydney, New South Wales (4.7% more) and Adelaide, South Australia (0.8% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Brisbane, Queensland (3.9% less) and Melbourne, Victoria (1.4% less).
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