The average salary for a Mechanical Engineer in Brisbane, Queensland is AU$76,196 per year. The highest paying skills associated with this job are Project, Finite Element Analysis (FEA), Microsoft Word, SolidWorks, and Project Management. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience. Experience has a moderate effect on income for this job.

AU$50,998 - AU$101,114
AU$51K
AU$76K
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MEDIAN: AU$76,451
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AU$17.17 - AU$65.89
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MEDIAN: AU$32.00
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Salary AU$50,998 - AU$101,114
Bonus AU$0.00 - AU$19,727
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$50,956 - AU$104,109
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 16 Nov 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 117
Hourly Data AU$0AU$68
Hourly Rate AU$17.17 - AU$65.89
Overtime AU$20.43 - AU$68.51
Annual Data AU$0AU$104K
Bonus AU$0.00 - AU$19,727
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$50,956 - AU$104,109
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 16 Nov 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 17

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$66,000 based on 82 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$85,000 based on 53 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$98,000 based on 21 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$127,000 based on 6 salaries.

Key Stats for Mechanical Engineer

Gender

Female
2 %
Male
98 %
Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
37%
5-9 years
37%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
4%

Experience Affects Mechanical Engineer Salaries

▲66%

▲29%

▲12%

National Average
AU$76,000

▼14%

Skills That Affect Mechanical Engineer Salaries

▲21%


▲14%



C++
▲12%





▲1%

Autodesk Software
▼0%

National Average
AU$76,000



▼9%

Gender

Female
2 %
Male
98 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
37%
5-9 years
37%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
4%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 14%
dental benefits
Dental: 1%
vision benefits
Vision: 2%
no benefits
None: 85%