Average Water/Wastewater Engineer Salary in Australia

AU$75,037
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The average salary for a Water/Wastewater Engineer in Australia is AU$75,037.
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A$60k
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A$75k
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A$95k
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What Do Water/Wastewater Engineers Do?

Water/Wastewater Engineer Tasks
  • Design wastewater treatment, disposal, and distribution systems.
  • Write reports documenting all factors, stages, and risks.
  • Lead project management and reporting for team members, and set schedules and goals.
  • Model variables to identify risk factors, improvements, and other metrics.

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What is the Pay by Experience Level for Water/Wastewater Engineers?

An early career Water/Wastewater Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of AU$69,996 based on 8 salaries. A mid-career Water/Wastewater Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$75,037 based on 5 salaries.

Years of Experience

This data is based on 13 survey responses.
Early Career
61.5%
Mid Career
38.5%