The average salary for a Mechanical Project Engineer is AU$91,597 per year. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 10 years' experience in this career.

AU$63,589 - AU$124,509
AU$64K
AU$91K
AU$120K
MEDIAN: AU$91,222
10%
50%
90%
AU$49.13 - AU$71.95
AU$65
MEDIAN: AU$65.00
50%
AU$0AU$132K
Salary AU$63,589 - AU$124,509
Bonus AU$0.00 - AU$10,067
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$64,173 - AU$132,957
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 19 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 64
Hourly Data AU$0AU$89
Hourly Rate AU$65.00
Hourly Tips AU$0.00
Overtime AU$45.62 - AU$89.64
Annual Data AU$0AU$132K
Bonus AU$0.00 - AU$10,067
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$64,173 - AU$132,957
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 19 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 6

Job Description for Mechanical Project Engineer

Mechanical project engineers develop concepts into concrete project plans that are worked on by other engineers. They also communicate these plans to the accounting office, which allocates capital and operating funds throughout the project. As the plans are enacted, the mechanical project engineer monitors the team's progress and develops instruments for product testing. Their position may involve work directly on the factory floor. Additionally, the mechanical project engineer takes responsibility for compliance with local and national laws, permit requirements, and OSHA regulations. They must ensure the company is prepared to answer questions from regulators and help reduce risks to employees and future consumers.

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Mechanical Project Engineer Tasks

  • Manage scope of work and direct resources to complete projects in a timely manner.
  • Establish and manage project budgets to ensure proper and effective use of resources.
  • Provide mechanical engineering support for all other departments including facilities, operations, construction, and production teams.
  • Implement new designs and upgrades to mechanical systems while identifying and mitigating potential future risks.

Mechanical Project Engineer Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$94,041

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Mechanical Project Engineer Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Mechanical Project Engineer?

Mechanical Project Engineer in Melbourne:
"Love it."
Pros: The responsibilities and the interesting work.
Cons: Dealing with low-quality peoply.

Mechanical Project Engineer in Sydney:
"High pressure, responsable, time management."
Pros: Work varies, experience.
Cons: Travel, pay, reward.

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Key Stats for Mechanical Project Engineer

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 6 votes.
Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
29%
5-9 years
49%
10-19 years
10%
20 years or more
7%

Experience Affects Mechanical Project Engineer Salaries

▲13%

National Average
AU$94,000

▼23%

Skills That Affect Mechanical Project Engineer Salaries

National Average
AU$94,000



Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 6 votes.

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
29%
5-9 years
49%
10-19 years
10%
20 years or more
7%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 17%
dental benefits
Dental: 4%
vision benefits
Vision: 2%
no benefits
None: 83%