The average salary for a Maintenance Engineer in Australia is AU$87,475.
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Job Description for Maintenance Engineer
Maintenance engineers are in charge of resolving and preventing technical issues while communicating properly with other workers and clients in the organization. Most maintenance engineers are part of a big team that deals with making sure that all equipment used by their company is working correctly and up to standards. Moreover, they are required to strictly follow their organization's safety standards and regulations, and lead the way in preventing accidents in the workplace. Maintenance en…Read more
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Popular Skills for Maintenance Engineer
Reliability Centred Maintenance (RCM)
Skills in Reliability Centred Maintenance (RCM) are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Troubleshooting, Equipment Maintenance, Maintenance and Plant Maintenance.
Pay by Experience Level for Maintenance Engineer
An early career Maintenance Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of AU$70,675 based on 32 salaries. A mid-career Maintenance Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$88,144 based on 35 salaries. An experienced Maintenance Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$98,939 based on 24 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of AU$101,934.
Pay Difference by Location
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Employees with .NET Software Developer / Programmer in these locations earn less than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in Sydney, New South Wales (11.4% less), Melbourne, Victoria (10.7% less) and Perth, Western Australia (8.8% less).
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