The average pay for a Senior Systems Engineer is AU$100,103 per year. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.

AU$74,754 - AU$128,577
AU$75K
AU$100K
AU$130K
MEDIAN: AU$100,521
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50%
90%
AU$27.57 - AU$78.41
AU$28
AU$60
AU$78
MEDIAN: AU$60.00
10%
50%
90%
AU$0AU$134K
Salary AU$74,754 - AU$128,577
Bonus AU$984 - AU$19,574
Profit Sharing AU$1,000
Commission AU$7,000
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$75,309 - AU$134,974
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 20 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 226
Hourly Data AU$0AU$102
Hourly Rate AU$27.57 - AU$78.41
Overtime AU$26.43 - AU$102.13
Annual Data AU$0AU$134K
Bonus AU$984 - AU$19,574
Commission AU$7,000
Profit Sharing AU$1,000
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$75,309 - AU$134,974
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 20 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 12

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Pay by Experience Level for Senior Systems Engineer

Pay by Experience for a Senior Systems Engineer has a positive trend. An entry-level Senior Systems Engineer with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$86,000 based on 36 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Senior Systems 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$98,000 based on 107 salaries. An experienced Senior Systems Engineer which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$108,000 based on 130 salaries. A Senior Systems 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$111,000 based on 25 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$102,010

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Senior Systems Engineer Reviews

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

Senior Systems Engineer in Perth:
"Love being a systems Engineer."
Pros: I love problem solving for customers and designing solutions and systems which solve complex problems.
Cons: Long hours with little pay reward for extra commitments.

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Key Stats for Senior Systems Engineer

Gender

Female
8 %
Male
92 %
1-4 years
6%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
54%
20 years or more
13%
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Experience Affects Senior Systems Engineer Salaries

▲9%

▲6%

National Average
AU$102,000

▼4%

Entry-Level
▼15%

Skills That Affect Senior Systems Engineer Salaries

▲9%

Virtualization
▲8%


▲6%


Windows Operating System General Use
▲1%

Microsoft Office
▲1%

▼0%

National Average
AU$102,000



MySQL
▼4%


Controls
▼8%


Systems Engineering
▼16%

Gender

Female
8 %
Male
92 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
6%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
54%
20 years or more
13%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 15%
dental benefits
Dental: 4%
vision benefits
Vision: 6%
no benefits
None: 84%
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