A Late-Career Mechanical Engineer earns an average salary of AU$101,354 per year. A skill in Project is associated with high pay for this job.

AU$69,489 - AU$156,737
AU$69K
AU$100K
AU$160K
MEDIAN: AU$101,518
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50%
90%
AU$29.26 - AU$145
AU$29
AU$45
AU$150
MEDIAN: AU$45.00
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50%
90%
AU$0AU$179K
Salary AU$69,489 - AU$156,737
Bonus AU$0.00 - AU$75,503
Profit Sharing AU$0.00 - AU$49,665
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$66,842 - AU$179,374
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 15 Feb 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 102
Hourly Data AU$0AU$145
Hourly Rate AU$29.26 - AU$145
Overtime AU$55.00
Annual Data AU$0AU$179K
Bonus AU$0.00 - AU$75,503
Profit Sharing AU$0.00 - AU$49,665
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$66,842 - AU$179,374
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 15 Feb 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 22

Job Description for Mechanical Engineer

Mechanical engineers participate in the planning and manufacturing of new products by performing engineering duties and developing, designing and testing mechanical devices. Job requirements include either a bachelor of science in mechanical engineering, a master of science in engineering, or a related degree. The EIT exam, membership in a professional society and specific industry-related certifications may also be encouraged or required.

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Mechanical Engineer Tasks

  • Estimates time and cost to complete projects.
  • Researches designs and makes recommendations based on appearance, safety, budget, and function.
  • Performs engineering duties; develops, designs, and tests mechanical devices.
  • Writes technical reports, handbooks, and bulletins for use by staff or customers.

Mechanical Engineer Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$102,756

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

Key Stats for Mechanical Engineer

20 years or more
100%

Skills That Affect Mechanical Engineer Salaries

▲15%



▲1%

National Average
AU$103,000

AutoCAD
▼1%

Microsoft Office
▼1%

Microsoft Word
▼1%






Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 19%
dental benefits
Dental: 6%
vision benefits
Vision: 8%
no benefits
None: 81%