CHEMICAL ENGINEER SALARY IN AUSTRALIA

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Average gross salary for Chemical Engineer GROSS SALARY
AU$ 108,600
Average gorss salary (USD) for Chemical Engineer GROSS SALARY (USD)
US$ 90,122
Average net salary for Chemical Engineer NET SALARY
AU$ 77,285
The most typical salary for Chemical Engineer MOST TYPICAL GROSS
AU$ 132,500
  Updated: 05 Apr 2019   Diff. gross vs. net: 28%
  Salary entries: 07

Chemical Engineer Earnings in Australia

Average salary for Chemical Engineer in Australia is AU$ 108,600.

Average take home earning is AU$ 77,285 (Net).

The most typical salary is AU$ 132,500 (Gross).

These data are from our visitors surveys (07 individual salaries).

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Percentage of people Earn this salary or more
14 % AU$ 160,000
43 % AU$ 132,500
57 % AU$ 120,000
86 % AU$ 75,000
100 % AU$ 50,000
City Avg. gross salary (USD) Salary entries
Perth AU$ 123,400 US$ 95,913 03
Brisbane AU$ 105,000 US$ 98,501 02
Sydney AU$ 90,000 US$ 73,057 02
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  SALARY BY LEVEL   CHEMICAL ENGINEER   AUSTRALIA

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Salary levels Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
165K US$ 122,343 AU$ 160,000
01
135K US$ 111,103 AU$ 132,500
02
125K US$ 94,421 AU$ 120,000
01
75K US$ 76,149 AU$ 75,000
01
95K US$ 70,973 AU$ 90,200
01
55K US$ 44,761 AU$ 50,000
01

  SALARY BY GENDER   CHEMICAL ENGINEER   AUSTRALIA

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Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
Men US$ 101,989 AU$ 127,040 05
Women US$ 44,761 AU$ 50,000 01
N/A US$ 76,149 AU$ 75,000 01

  SALARY BY EDUCATION   CHEMICAL ENGINEER   AUSTRALIA

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Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
Masters Degree US$ 60,455 AU$ 62,500 02
Bachelors Degree US$ 101,989 AU$ 127,040 05

Chemical Engineer workers holding Bachelors Degree degrees enjoy the highest average gross salaries in Australia. With an earned Bachelors Degree, they grosses AU$ 127,040. While Chemical Engineer workers with Masters Degree education earn the least, with an average gross income of AU$ 62,500. This is 68.70% lower of what Bachelors Degree degree holders earn.


  SALARY BY EXPERIENCE   CHEMICAL ENGINEER   AUSTRALIA

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Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
20+ Years US$ 122,343 AU$ 160,000 01
4-8 Years US$ 95,416 AU$ 115,066 03
2-4 Years US$ 88,751 AU$ 102,500 02
0-1 Year US$ 44,761 AU$ 50,000 01

Chemical Engineer workers in Australia with more years of work experience outperform their counterparts with less experience. Workers with 20+ Years of experience earn a gross average of AU$ 160,000 compared to AU$ 50,000 for their counterparts with 0-1 Year of experience. The difference between workers with 20+ Years of experience and 0-1 Year is 173.32%.


  SALARY BY AGE   CHEMICAL ENGINEER   AUSTRALIA

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Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
45-50 US$ 122,343 AU$ 160,000 01
27-32 US$ 82,697 AU$ 105,100 02
22-26 US$ 88,989 AU$ 105,000 03
N/A US$ 76,149 AU$ 75,000 01
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  SALARY BY JOB TYPE   CHEMICAL ENGINEER   AUSTRALIA

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Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
Permanent US$ 90,122 AU$ 108,600 07
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  SALARY BY CITY   CHEMICAL ENGINEER   AUSTRALIA

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# Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
1. Perth Chemical Engineer in Perth US$ 95,913 AU$ 123,400 03
2. Brisbane Chemical Engineer in Brisbane US$ 98,501 AU$ 105,000 02
3. Sydney Chemical Engineer in Sydney US$ 73,057 AU$ 90,000 02

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  SALARY BY COUNTRY    CHEMICAL ENGINEER

# Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
1. Australia Australia US$ 90,122 AU$ 108,600 07
2. United Kingdom United Kingdom Chemical Engineer in United Kingdom US$ 77,258 GBP 48,166 06
3. United States United States Chemical Engineer US$ 75,813 US$ 75,813 25
4. Germany Germany Chemical Engineer in Germany US$ 74,803 EUR 61,736 09
5. Singapore Singapore Chemical Engineer in Singapore US$ 64,921 SGD 81,580 05
6. Malaysia Malaysia Chemical Engineer in Malaysia US$ 23,395 MYR 87,400 13

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 Posted: 05 Apr 2019

Bachelors Degree, 4-8 years: "Process Engineer in a chemical plant."
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 90,200
US$ 70,973


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 Posted: 10 Dec 2018

Bachelors Degree, 4-8 years: "Design chemical and physical processes for the mining industry."
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 120,000
US$ 94,421


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