The average salary for a Senior Electrical Engineer is AU$112,737 per year.

AU$80,771 - AU$147,085
AU$81K
AU$110K
AU$150K
MEDIAN: AU$113,012
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50%
90%
AU$30.20 - AU$119.20
AU$30
AU$52
AU$120
MEDIAN: AU$52.00
10%
50%
90%
AU$0AU$152K
Salary AU$80,771 - AU$147,085
Bonus AU$0.00 - AU$15,477
Profit Sharing AU$6,000
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$79,664 - AU$152,969
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 20 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 142
Hourly Data AU$0AU$119
Hourly Rate AU$30.20 - AU$119.20
Overtime AU$43.00
Annual Data AU$0AU$152K
Bonus AU$0.00 - AU$15,477
Profit Sharing AU$6,000
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$79,664 - AU$152,969
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 20 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 10

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Pay by Experience Level for Senior Electrical Engineer

Pay by Experience for a Senior Electrical Engineer has a positive trend. An entry-level Senior Electrical Engineer with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$98,000 based on 25 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Senior Electrical 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$101,000 based on 65 salaries. An experienced Senior Electrical Engineer which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$119,000 based on 61 salaries. A Senior Electrical 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$132,000 based on 25 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$116,125

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Senior Electrical Engineer Advice

Q: What is it like working as a Senior Electrical Engineer?

Senior Electrical Engineer in Sydney:
"As a graduate you know nothing."
An engineering degree only gives you the background knowledge necessary to start learning a specialist engineering role. You first few years will need to be a lot of self managed learning. Although, senior engineers are usually very helpful if it's clear that you are making an effort on your own.

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Key Stats for Senior Electrical Engineer

Gender

Female
5 %
Male
95 %
1-4 years
5%
5-9 years
38%
10-19 years
42%
20 years or more
15%
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Experience Affects Senior Electrical Engineer Salaries

▲14%

▲2%

National Average
AU$116,000

▼13%

Entry-Level
▼16%

Skills That Affect Senior Electrical Engineer Salaries

Matlab
▲6%


National Average
AU$116,000





Gender

Female
5 %
Male
95 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
5%
5-9 years
38%
10-19 years
42%
20 years or more
15%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 12%
dental benefits
Dental: 6%
vision benefits
Vision: 4%
no benefits
None: 87%
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