The average salary for an Entry-Level Mechanical Engineer is AU$65,298 per year.

AU$48,946 - AU$90,520
AU$49K
AU$65K
AU$91K
MEDIAN: AU$65,364
10%
50%
90%
AU$20.15 - AU$44.88
AU$20
AU$30
AU$45
MEDIAN: AU$29.76
10%
50%
90%
AU$0AU$92K
Salary AU$48,946 - AU$90,520
Bonus AU$0.00 - AU$9,910
Profit Sharing AU$0.00 - AU$17,739
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$48,473 - AU$92,256
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 21 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 778
Hourly Data AU$0AU$56
Hourly Rate AU$20.15 - AU$44.88
Hourly Tips AU$0.24
Overtime AU$19.87 - AU$56.38
Annual Data AU$0AU$92K
Bonus AU$0.00 - AU$9,910
Profit Sharing AU$0.00 - AU$17,739
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$48,473 - AU$92,256
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 21 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 130

Mechanical Engineer Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$65,653

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

Mechanical Engineer Advice

Q: What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?

Mechanical Engineer in Melbourne:
"RELATATE TO CONSTRUCTION."
Work hard and achieve your goal.

Mechanical Engineer in Brisbane:
"Find a field you are interested in."
Find a field you are interested in, you will spend the rest of you life doing it.

Mechanical Engineer in Gold Coast:
"Education should be free..."
Promote free education. The best engineers around the world paid only a few thousand dollars for their degrees and because success should not be based on wealth but on the child potential.

Key Stats for Mechanical Engineer

Gender

Female
5 %
Male
95 %
Less than 1 year
13%
1-4 years
70%
5-9 years
17%

Skills That Affect Mechanical Engineer Salaries

▲7%



▲5%




Microsoft Excel
▼0%

Computer Aided Design (CAD)
▼0%

National Average
AU$66,000

▼1%




▼3%


Gender

Female
5 %
Male
95 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 11%
dental benefits
Dental: 3%
vision benefits
Vision: 3%
no benefits
None: 88%