A Mechanical Engineer in Melbourne, Victoria earns an average salary of AU$72,272 per year. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career.

AU$51,000 - AU$100,597
AU$51K
AU$69K
AU$100K
MEDIAN: AU$69,422
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50%
90%
AU$20.27 - AU$53.46
AU$20
AU$32
AU$53
MEDIAN: AU$32.30
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50%
90%
AU$0AU$103K
Salary AU$51,000 - AU$100,597
Bonus AU$0.00 - AU$10,074
Profit Sharing AU$0.00 - AU$9,863
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$50,708 - AU$103,704
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 24 Nov 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 463
Hourly Data AU$0AU$78
Hourly Rate AU$20.27 - AU$53.46
Hourly Tips AU$0.24
Overtime AU$1.53 - AU$78.30
Annual Data AU$0AU$103K
Bonus AU$0.00 - AU$10,074
Profit Sharing AU$0.00 - AU$9,863
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$50,708 - AU$103,704
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 24 Nov 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 55

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$65,000 based on 175 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$84,000 based on 84 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$94,000 based on 49 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$101,000 based on 13 salaries.

Key Stats for Mechanical Engineer

Gender

Female
5 %
Male
95 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 14 votes.
Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
46%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
14%
20 years or more
5%

Experience Affects Mechanical Engineer Salaries

▲43%

▲33%

▲19%

National Average
AU$70,000

▼8%

Skills That Affect Mechanical Engineer Salaries

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 14 votes.

Gender

Female
5 %
Male
95 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
46%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
14%
20 years or more
5%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 12%
dental benefits
Dental: 4%
vision benefits
Vision: 5%
no benefits
None: 86%