AU$69,582
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A Mechanical Engineer with Microsoft Excel skills in Melbourne, Victoria earns an average salary of AU$69,306 per year. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this career. For the first five to ten years in this position, salary increases sharply, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay.

AU$50,491 - AU$105,893
AU$50K
AU$70K
AU$110K
MEDIAN: AU$69,582
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AU$17.88 - AU$48.94
AU$18
AU$27
AU$49
MEDIAN: AU$26.86
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AU$0AU$110K
Salary AU$50,491 - AU$105,893
Bonus AU$497 - AU$10,213
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$49,668 - AU$110,880
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 22 Sep 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 86
Hourly Data AU$0AU$48
Hourly Rate AU$17.88 - AU$48.94
Hourly Tips AU$0.24
Overtime AU$36.50
Annual Data AU$0AU$110K
Bonus AU$497 - AU$10,213
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$49,668 - AU$110,880
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 22 Sep 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 12

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.

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Key Stats for Mechanical Engineer

Gender

Female
6 %
Male
94 %
Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
51%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
3%

Experience Affects Mechanical Engineer Salaries

▲31%

▲26%

National Average
AU$65,000

▼8%

Gender

Female
6 %
Male
94 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
51%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
3%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 10%
dental benefits
Dental:
vision benefits
Vision:
no benefits
None: 90%