A Mechanical Engineer with Microsoft Word skills earns an average salary of AU$75,201 per year. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this field. Experience has a moderate effect on pay for this job.

AU$52,423 - AU$128,824
AU$52K
AU$75K
AU$130K
MEDIAN: AU$75,201
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AU$20.25 - AU$68.40
AU$20
AU$28
AU$68
MEDIAN: AU$27.82
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90%
AU$0AU$132K
Salary AU$52,423 - AU$128,824
Bonus AU$0.00 - AU$10,406
Profit Sharing AU$700
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$51,227 - AU$132,501
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 14 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 156
Hourly Data AU$0AU$68
Hourly Rate AU$20.25 - AU$68.40
Hourly Tips AU$0.24
Overtime AU$1.03 - AU$52.08
Annual Data AU$0AU$132K
Bonus AU$0.00 - AU$10,406
Profit Sharing AU$700
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$51,227 - AU$132,501
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 14 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 24

Mechanical Engineer Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for Mechanical Engineer

Pay by Experience for a Mechanical Engineer has a positive trend. An entry-level Mechanical Engineer with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$64,000 based on 116 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Mechanical Engineer with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$87,000 based on 60 salaries. An experienced Mechanical Engineer which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$101,000 based on 27 salaries. A Mechanical Engineer with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$140,000 based on 11 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$74,314

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

Key Stats for Mechanical Engineer

Gender

Female
5 %
Male
95 %
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
49%
5-9 years
29%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
6%

Experience Affects Mechanical Engineer Salaries

▲89%

▲37%

▲17%

National Average
AU$74,000

▼13%

Gender

Female
5 %
Male
95 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
49%
5-9 years
29%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 14%
dental benefits
Dental: 6%
vision benefits
Vision: 4%
no benefits
None: 86%