Civil Engineer (Australia)

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info SALARY PROFILES
33
info AVG. GROSS SALARY ($)
US$ 99,691
info AVG. GROSS SALARY
AU$ 104,727
info AVG. NET SALARY
AU$ 73,792
  UPDATED: 23 Jan 2019
Difference gross vs. net (take home): 29%

What is average salary for Civil Engineer in Australia?

Based on our survey (33 individual salary profiles) average GROSS salary for Civil Engineer in Australia is AU$ 104,727. Average NET salary is AU$ 73,792. The most frequent GROSS salary is AU$ 73,142. The most frequent education is Bachelors Degree. The most frequent experience are 8-12 Years.

City Avg. gross salary (in USD) Profiles
Perth AU$ 111,192 US$ 103,578 13
Brisbane AU$ 100,142 US$ 99,547 07
Sydney AU$ 129,000 US$ 116,320 05
Melbourne AU$ 62,875 US$ 63,838 04

Salary profiles from individual employees for Civil Engineer in Australia

Below is the list of 33 individual salary profiles - all added on this website.

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(33/33) SENIOR TRACK ENGINEER


 Posted: 23 Jan 2019

      

Masters Degree, 8-12 years: "permanent way engineer"
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 120,000
US$ 94,421

(32/33) GRADUATE CIVIL ENGINEER


 Posted: 17 Nov 2017

      

Bachelors Degree, 2-4 years: "3rd year Graduate Civil Engineer"
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 70,000
US$ 53,525

(31/33) CIVIL ENGINEER


 Posted: 25 Oct 2016

      

Bachelors Degree, 20+ years: "Planning engineer with 20+yrs experience with Australian qualifications"
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 240,000
US$ 169,596

(30/33) CIVIL ENGINEER


 Posted: 10 May 2016

      

Bachelors Degree, 12-16 years: "Civil Infrastructure. Work for a large multi-national company."
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 165,000
US$ 116,597

(29/33) CIVIL ENGINEER


 Posted: 21 Apr 2015

      

Masters Degree education, 8-12 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 75,000
US$ 58,473

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(28/33) CIVIL ENGINEER


 Posted: 10 Feb 2015

      

Bachelors Degree education, 20+ years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 185,000
US$ 144,233

(27/33) CIVIL ENGINEER


 Posted: 01 Aug 2014

      

Masters Degree education, 4-8 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 112,000
US$ 100,264

(26/33) CIVIL ENGINEER


 Posted: 03 May 2014

      

Bachelors Degree education, 2-4 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 138,000
US$ 123,539

(25/33) CIVIL ENGINEER


 Posted: 20 Jan 2014

      

Bachelors Degree education, 16-20 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 155,000
US$ 138,758

(24/33) CIVIL ENGINEER


 Posted: 18 Dec 2013

      

Bachelors Degree education, 2-4 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 77,000
US$ 79,430

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(23/33) CIVIL ENGINEER


 Posted: 05 Dec 2013

      

Bachelors Degree education, 8-12 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 120,000
US$ 123,787

(22/33) CIVIL ENGINEER


 Posted: 19 Aug 2012

      

Bachelors Degree education, 2-4 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 85,000
US$ 91,113

(21/33) CIVIL ENGINEER


 Posted: 14 Jul 2012

      

Bachelors Degree education, 0-1 year of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 50,000
US$ 53,596

(20/33) CIVIL ENGINEER


 Posted: 20 Jun 2012

      

Bachelors Degree education, 16-20 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 144,000
US$ 154,357

(19/33) CIVIL ENGINEER


 Posted: 04 May 2012

      

Masters Degree education, 8-12 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 100,000
US$ 107,192

(18/33) CIVIL ENGINEER


 Posted: 16 Apr 2012

      

Masters Degree education, 1-2 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 75,000
US$ 80,394

(17/33) CIVIL ENGINEER


 Posted: 12 Mar 2012

      

Bachelors Degree education, 1-2 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 62,500
US$ 66,995

(16/33) CIVIL ENGINEER


 Posted: 03 Mar 2012

      

Bachelors Degree education, 16-20 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 170,000
US$ 182,227

(15/33) CIVIL ENGINEER


 Posted: 27 Jan 2012

      

Masters Degree education, 8-12 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 100,000
US$ 107,192

(14/33) CIVIL ENGINEER


 Posted: 18 Jan 2012

      

Masters Degree education, 16-20 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 165,000
US$ 176,867

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(13/33) CIVIL ENGINEER


 Posted: 04 Jan 2012

      

Bachelors Degree education, 0-1 year of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 65,500
US$ 70,211

(12/33) CIVIL ENGINEER


 Posted: 12 Oct 2011

      

Masters Degree education, 8-12 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 110,000
US$ 111,685

(11/33) CIVIL ENGINEER


 Posted: 04 Oct 2011

      

Masters Degree education, 0-1 year of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 50,000
US$ 50,766

(10/33) CIVIL ENGINEER


 Posted: 27 Sep 2011

      

Masters Degree education, 8-12 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 55,000
US$ 55,842

(9/33) CIVIL ENGINEER


 Posted: 10 Sep 2011

      

Bachelors Degree education, 12-16 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 88,000
US$ 89,348

(8/33) CIVIL ENGINEER


 Posted: 27 Aug 2011

      

Bachelors Degree education, 8-12 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 40,000
US$ 40,613

(7/33) CIVIL ENGINEER


 Posted: 21 Aug 2011

      

Bachelors Degree education, 8-12 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 110,000
US$ 111,685

(6/33) CIVIL ENGINEER


 Posted: 10 Aug 2011

      

Masters Degree education, 2-4 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 100,000
US$ 101,531

(5/33) CIVIL ENGINEER


 Posted: 06 Aug 2011

      

Bachelors Degree education, 0-1 year of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 72,500
US$ 73,610

(4/33) CIVIL ENGINEER


 Posted: 29 Jun 2011

      

Masters Degree education, 8-12 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 130,000
US$ 131,991

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(3/33) CIVIL ENGINEER


 Posted: 01 Jun 2011

      

Bachelors Degree education, 4-8 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 72,500
US$ 73,610

(2/33) CIVIL ENGINEER


 Posted: 22 May 2011

      

Masters Degree education, 4-8 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 84,000
US$ 85,286

(1/33) CIVIL ENGINEER


 Posted: 19 May 2011

      

Bachelors Degree education, 4-8 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 70,000
US$ 71,072

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  SURVEY BY LEVELS   CIVIL ENGINEER   AUSTRALIA

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Salary levels Average GROSS Salary (USD) Average GROSS Salary   Salary profiles (frequency)
175K US$ 182,227 AU$ 170,000
01
More US$ 169,596 AU$ 240,000
01
145K US$ 154,357 AU$ 144,000
01
165K US$ 146,732 AU$ 165,000
02
185K US$ 144,233 AU$ 185,000
01
155K US$ 138,758 AU$ 155,000
01
135K US$ 127,765 AU$ 134,000
02
125K US$ 109,104 AU$ 120,000
02
115K US$ 107,878 AU$ 110,666
03
105K US$ 105,305 AU$ 100,000
03
85K US$ 88,582 AU$ 85,666
03
75K US$ 70,016 AU$ 73,142
07
65K US$ 68,603 AU$ 64,000
02
55K US$ 53,401 AU$ 51,666
03
45K US$ 40,613 AU$ 40,000
01

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Average GROSS Salary (USD) Average GROSS Salary   Salary profiles
Male US$ 111,128 AU$ 120,425 20
N/A US$ 82,096 AU$ 80,576 13

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  SURVEY BY EDUCATION   CIVIL ENGINEER   AUSTRALIA

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Average GROSS Salary (USD) Average GROSS Salary   Salary profiles
Masters Degree US$ 97,070 AU$ 98,153 13
Bachelors Degree US$ 101,395 AU$ 109,000 20

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  SURVEY BY EXPERIENCE   CIVIL ENGINEER   AUSTRALIA

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Average GROSS Salary (USD) Average GROSS Salary   Salary profiles
20+ Years US$ 156,915 AU$ 212,500 02
16-20 Years US$ 163,052 AU$ 158,500 04
12-16 Years US$ 102,972 AU$ 126,500 02
8-12 Years US$ 94,288 AU$ 96,000 10
4-8 Years US$ 82,558 AU$ 84,625 04
2-4 Years US$ 89,828 AU$ 94,000 05
1-2 Years US$ 73,695 AU$ 68,750 02
0-1 Year US$ 62,046 AU$ 59,500 04

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Average GROSS Salary (USD) Average GROSS Salary   Salary profiles
45-50 US$ 154,237 AU$ 179,666 03
39-44 US$ 140,450 AU$ 148,750 04
33-38 US$ 106,070 AU$ 128,333 03
27-32 US$ 109,179 AU$ 111,000 05
22-26 US$ 66,788 AU$ 66,900 05
N/A US$ 82,096 AU$ 80,576 13

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  SURVEY BY WORK   CIVIL ENGINEER   AUSTRALIA

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Average GROSS Salary (USD) Average GROSS Salary   Salary profiles
Permanent US$ 99,810 AU$ 103,066 30
Contract US$ 98,498 AU$ 121,333 03

  SURVEY BY CITIES   CIVIL ENGINEER   AUSTRALIA

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# Average GROSS Salary (USD) Average GROSS Salary   Salary profiles
1. Sydney Civil Engineer US$ 116,320 AU$ 129,000 05
2. Perth Civil Engineer US$ 103,578 AU$ 111,192 13
3. Brisbane Civil Engineer US$ 99,547 AU$ 100,142 07
4. Melbourne Civil Engineer US$ 63,838 AU$ 62,875 04

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# Average GROSS Salary (USD) Average GROSS Salary   Salary profiles
1. Australia Australia US$ 99,691 AU$ 104,727 33
2. United States United States Civil Engineer US$ 82,339 US$ 82,339 61
3. New Zealand New Zealand Civil Engineer US$ 81,383 NZ$ 103,264 14
4. Germany Germany Civil Engineer US$ 74,297 EUR 59,100 11
5. United Kingdom United Kingdom Civil Engineer US$ 70,678 GBP 47,843 21
6. Singapore Singapore Civil Engineer US$ 39,970 SGD 51,675 16
7. Malaysia Malaysia Civil Engineer US$ 27,313 MYR 92,546 35

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