A Geotechnical Engineer earns an average salary of AU$75,436 per year. Experience strongly influences income for this job. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.

AU$57,657 - AU$123,145
AU$58K
AU$75K
AU$120K
MEDIAN: AU$75,436
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50%
90%
AU$24.72 - AU$46.10
AU$25
AU$33
AU$46
MEDIAN: AU$33.13
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50%
90%
AU$0AU$124K
Salary AU$57,657 - AU$123,145
Bonus AU$0.00 - AU$8,616
Profit Sharing AU$0.00 - AU$18,494
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$55,880 - AU$124,038
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 14 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 194
Hourly Data AU$0AU$60
Hourly Rate AU$24.72 - AU$46.10
Overtime AU$21.14 - AU$60.32
Annual Data AU$0AU$124K
Bonus AU$0.00 - AU$8,616
Profit Sharing AU$0.00 - AU$18,494
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$55,880 - AU$124,038
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 14 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 15

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Popular Skills for Geotechnical Engineer

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$76,254

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

Geotechnical Engineer Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Geotechnical Engineer?

Geotechnical Engineer in Melbourne:
Pros: Get to see lots of different places.
Cons: Dealing with stubborn contractors. Physicality of some field work. Hard to advance from entry level. Hard to acquire technical experience.

Geotechnical Engineer in Sydney:
"OK."
Pros: Practical and balance with site work and office work.
Cons: Tend to move around a lot.

Geotechnical Engineer in Melbourne:
"Work flexibility and office conditions."
Pros: Learning environment is awesome, getting more chances on various type of Geotechnical Areas.
Cons: May not be getting paid as in terms of doing amount of work.

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Key Stats for Geotechnical Engineer

Gender

Female
19 %
Male
81 %
Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
42%
5-9 years
38%
10-19 years
11%
20 years or more
1%

Experience Affects Geotechnical Engineer Salaries

▲51%

▲13%

National Average
AU$76,000

▼7%

Skills That Affect Geotechnical Engineer Salaries

Gender

Female
19 %
Male
81 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
42%
5-9 years
38%
10-19 years
11%
20 years or more
1%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 13%
dental benefits
Dental: 3%
vision benefits
Vision: 3%
no benefits
None: 86%