Engineers & Technicians (Australia)

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info SALARY PROFILES
174
info AVG. GROSS SALARY ($)
US$ 99,711
info AVG. GROSS SALARY
AU$ 109,384
info AVG. NET SALARY
AU$ 78,585
  UPDATED: 10 Aug 2019
Difference gross vs. net (take home): 28%

What is average salary for Engineers & Technicians in Australia?

Based on our survey (174 individual salary profiles) average GROSS salary for Engineers & Technicians in Australia is AU$ 109,384. Average NET salary is AU$ 78,585. The most frequent GROSS salary is AU$ 102,181. The most frequent education is Bachelors Degree. The most frequent experience are 20+ Years.

Career Avg. gross salary (in USD) Profiles
Engineer AU$ 99,561 US$ 90,084 49
Electrical Engineer AU$ 96,138 US$ 88,407 25
Mechanical Engineer AU$ 95,181 US$ 89,028 23
Engineering Manager AU$ 162,928 US$ 142,906 19
Technician AU$ 73,800 US$ 67,162 10
Technical Manager AU$ 165,222 US$ 141,273 09
Mechanical Engineer Lead AU$ 163,125 US$ 150,101 08
Research Engineer AU$ 103,200 US$ 98,432 05
AutoCAD AU$ 91,125 US$ 87,694 04
Mechanical Technician AU$ 82,500 US$ 86,240 04
City Avg. gross salary (in USD) Profiles
Sydney AU$ 101,920 US$ 90,312 43
Perth AU$ 125,248 US$ 116,959 36
Melbourne AU$ 89,628 US$ 82,244 34
Brisbane AU$ 110,272 US$ 102,459 28
Adelaide AU$ 110,393 US$ 104,377 13
Townsville AU$ 100,200 US$ 93,902 05
Darwin AU$ 153,325 US$ 132,638 02
Wollongong AU$ 135,000 US$ 110,747 02

Salary profiles from individual employees for Engineers & Technicians in Australia

Below is the list of 174 individual salary profiles - all added on this website.

HOW MUCH TO PAY EMPLOYEES?
WHAT SALARY SHOULD YOU ASK FOR?

(100/100) SOFTWARE ENGINEER


 Posted: 10 Aug 2019

      

Masters Degree, 4-8 years: "Programming and Integration"
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 98,000
US$ 77,111

(99/100) PRINCIPAL SURVEYOR


 Posted: 30 Jul 2019

      

Bachelors Degree, 20+ years: "Office training"
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 120,000
US$ 94,421

(98/100) SENIOR ENGINEER


 Posted: 27 Jun 2019

      

Bachelors Degree, 8-12 years: "Commissioning of turbines and controls system of power plants"
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 100,000
US$ 78,684

(97/100) LEAD MECHANICAL ENGINEER


 Posted: 26 Jun 2019

      

Masters Degree, 12-16 years: "Responsible for Mechanical static and structural functions of the plant"
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 200,000
US$ 157,369

(96/100) DESIGN ENGINEER


 Posted: 13 Mar 2019

      

Masters Degree, 2-4 years: "Create and analyse 3d model with FEA tools"
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 75,000
US$ 59,013

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(95/100) SENIOR MECHANICAL ENGINEER


 Posted: 13 Feb 2019

      

Bachelors Degree, 20+ years: "Senior Mechanical Engineer"
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 137,500
US$ 108,191

(94/100) CIVIL ENGINEER


 Posted: 01 Feb 2019

      

Masters Degree, 0-1 year: "project manager, site engineer, design and structure"
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 60,000
US$ 47,211

(93/100) STRUCTURAL ENGINEER


 Posted: 31 Jan 2019

      

Bachelors Degree, 1-2 years: "engineering buldings"
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 77,000
US$ 60,587

(92/100) SPECIALIST


 Posted: 26 Jan 2019

      

Bachelors Degree, 12-16 years: "Specalist mechanical"
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 130,000
US$ 102,290

(91/100) ENGINEERING MANAGER


 Posted: 12 Jan 2019

      

Bachelors Degree, 20+ years: "20 years experience in oil and gas, pipelines"
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 200,000
US$ 157,369

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(90/100) STRESS ENGINEER


 Posted: 13 Dec 2018

      

Bachelors Degree, 12-16 years: "Aerospace Stress analysis engineer"
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 125,000
US$ 98,356

(89/100) ENG ASSOCIATE


 Posted: 10 Nov 2018

      

Some College, 20+ years: "Item masters, boms, technical writing, technical illustration, 2D ACAD & 3D CREO drawings"
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 84,500
US$ 66,488

(88/100) STATE ENGINEERING MANAGER


 Posted: 07 Sep 2018

      

Some College, 20+ years: "Lots of very important stuff"
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 130,000
US$ 102,290

(87/100) SOFTWARE ENGINEER


 Posted: 08 Aug 2018

      

Some College, 0-1 year: "Good job and hoping for career progression"
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 70,000
US$ 55,079

(86/100) MATERIAL TEAM LEAD


 Posted: 06 Aug 2018

      

Some College, 20+ years: "Identifying, securing, managing and delivery of projects in line with contract specified targets, resources and budgets. Developing repair, spares and warehouse strategies based upon a combination of proven experience, providing clear, concise and accurate reports/recommendations to Clients. Continuous improvement in all necessary systems, processes and procedures relevant to the professional management of materials management projects. Provide technical mentoring to staff from other disciplines engaged in the implementation of repair, spares and warehouse strategies. Maintain an up to date knowledge of materials management best practices and statutory requirements, through appropriate means, i.e., review of periodicals, attendance at conferences/user groups, etc. Demonstrable involvement in developing repair, spares and warehouse strategies based upon a combination of industry experience. Understanding of master data management, and materials data structure."
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 147,000
US$ 115,666

(85/100) CONTROL SYSTEM ENGINEER


 Posted: 26 Jul 2018

      

Masters Degree, 8-12 years: "9 YEARS EXPERIENCE IN AUTOMATION"
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 100,000
US$ 78,684

(84/100) ENGINEERING MANAGER


 Posted: 15 Jul 2018

      

Bachelors Degree, 12-16 years: "Utility Industry"
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 201,650
US$ 158,667

(83/100) TECHNICIAN


 Posted: 06 Jun 2018

      

Bachelors Degree, 12-16 years: "technician technician"
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 100,000
US$ 78,684

(82/100) LABORATORY TECHNICIAN


 Posted: 03 Jun 2018

      

Bachelors Degree, 8-12 years: "Scientific Analysis"
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 60,000
US$ 47,211

(81/100) STRUCTURAL


 Posted: 25 Apr 2018

      

Doctorate Degree, 20+ years: "Design, Drafting and site work"
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 120,000
US$ 94,421

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(80/100) PROJECT ENGINEER


 Posted: 23 Mar 2018

      

Masters Degree, 12-16 years: "Working in water and waste water"
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 180,000
US$ 141,632

(79/100) PORTFOLIO MANAGER


 Posted: 07 Mar 2018

      

Masters Degree, 20+ years: "Manage EPC portfolio for Oil and gas company"
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 280,000
US$ 220,316

(78/100) TECHNICAL MANAGER


 Posted: 15 Jan 2018

      

Some College, 16-20 years: "Product design, standards and regulations, compliance, governance"
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 105,000
US$ 82,619

(77/100) POSTDOCTORAL RESEARCHER


 Posted: 12 Jan 2018

      

Doctorate Degree, 2-4 years: "Scientific research, tutoring, lecturing"
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 84,000
US$ 66,095

(76/100) MECHANICAL SERVICES ENGINER


 Posted: 02 Jan 2018

      

Bachelors Degree, 2-4 years: "Design and project management with a Building Services Consultancy."
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 65,000
US$ 51,145

(75/100) RESEARCH ENGINEER


 Posted: 22 Nov 2017

      

Doctorate Degree, 12-16 years: "Medical imaging researcher in MRI"
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 102,000
US$ 77,994

(74/100) TECHNICAL SALES SUPPORT ENGINEER


 Posted: 30 Oct 2017

      

Bachelors Degree, 8-12 years: "I worked closely with Sales team to provide power design solutions that met the electrical safety rules and relevant standard as well as specific customer requirement."
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 85,000
US$ 64,995

(73/100) QS


 Posted: 09 Oct 2017

      

Masters Degree, 8-12 years: "Estimating / Tenders / Takeoffs"
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 150,000
US$ 114,696

(72/100) INTERN CIVIL ENGINEER


 Posted: 03 Oct 2017

      

Bachelors Degree, 16-20 years: "Engineering work, I work at Shell as a civil engineer"
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 100,000
US$ 76,464

(71/100) TECH


 Posted: 11 Sep 2017

      

Bachelors Degree, 0-1 year: "Provide assistance to clients with tech support"
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 30,000
US$ 22,939

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(70/100) SENIOR GRID MODERNISATION ENGINEER


 Posted: 09 Sep 2017

      

Masters Degree, 12-16 years: "Technology Trials for distribution Utility"
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 160,000
US$ 122,343

(69/100) GRADUATE ENGINEER


 Posted: 07 Sep 2017

      

Masters Degree, 1-2 years: "Consulting on chemical/process and environmental projects"
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 68,200
US$ 52,149

(68/100) ESTIMATOR/ENGINEER


 Posted: 20 Aug 2017

      

Bachelors Degree, 1-2 years: "Tendering, Estimating, visiting jobs, auditing, travelling, managing, making sure that the company can function and make a profit. Using the phone when I need to and also I send emails"
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 65,000
US$ 49,702

(67/100) PROCESS ENGINEER


 Posted: 03 Aug 2017

      

Bachelors Degree, 8-12 years: "Design work Process Design CAD drawings"
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 115,000
US$ 87,934

(66/100) CNC PROGRAMMER


 Posted: 15 May 2017

      

Some College, 20+ years: "Programme in g-code cnc machining centre"
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 54,080
US$ 41,352

(65/100) TECHNICAL MANAGER


 Posted: 03 May 2017

      

Bachelors Degree, 20+ years: "Project Management and Business Development"
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 210,000
US$ 160,575

(64/100) ENGINEERING MANAGER


 Posted: 03 May 2017

      

Bachelors Degree, 4-8 years: "Design and maintain fibre network infrastructure"
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 95,000
US$ 72,641

(63/100) ENGINEER


 Posted: 21 Feb 2017

      

Bachelors Degree, 20+ years: "Consultant mining engineer in opencut and underground hard rock"
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 200,000
US$ 152,929

(62/100) ELECTRICAL TECHNICIAN


 Posted: 17 Feb 2017

      

Some College, 4-8 years: "lineworker, cable puller, cable joiner"
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 62,000
US$ 47,408

(61/100) MECHANICAL ENGINEER


 Posted: 06 Feb 2017

      

Bachelors Degree, 2-4 years: "Building Services Engineer / Fire Safety Engineer"
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 85,000
US$ 64,995

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(60/100) ENGINEER


 Posted: 16 Jan 2017

      

Bachelors Degree, 2-4 years: "System Design and data analysis"
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 71,500
US$ 54,672

(59/100) ENGINEER


 Posted: 04 Jan 2017

      

Some College, 8-12 years: "Electrical engineering officer"
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 109,000
US$ 83,346

(58/100) ENGINEERING MANAGER


 Posted: 01 Jan 2017

      

Some College, 16-20 years: "Mostly satellite communications"
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 102,000
US$ 77,994

(57/100) MECHANICAL ENGINEER


 Posted: 15 Dec 2016

      

Masters Degree, 20+ years: "Got master's degree on 2007, then work in an italian company for 6 years, then moved to a Finish company for 3 years now."
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 60,000
US$ 42,399

(56/100) ENGINEERING MANAGER


 Posted: 16 Nov 2016

      

Bachelors Degree, 20+ years: "design and construction, team leadership"
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 180,000
US$ 127,197

(55/100) TECHNICIAN


 Posted: 07 Sep 2016

      

Some College, 20+ years: "Data Administrator in the energy industry"
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 90,000
US$ 63,598

(54/100) ELECTRICAL ENGINEER


 Posted: 17 Aug 2016

      

Bachelors Degree, 20+ years: "Rail industry maintenance - infrastructure and rolling stock, mainline and light rail systems, UK and Queensland"
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 200,000
US$ 141,330

(53/100) ENGINEER


 Posted: 29 Mar 2016

      

Masters Degree, 12-16 years: "Civil engineer working in planning of construction projects"
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 140,000
US$ 98,931

(52/100) MECHANICAL ENGINEER LEAD


 Posted: 28 Mar 2016

      

Masters Degree, 8-12 years: "variety experience in mechanical design"
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 150,000
US$ 105,997

(51/100) TECHNICAL MANAGER


 Posted: 03 Mar 2016

      

Bachelors Degree, 20+ years: "busy engineering electrical and electronic"
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 200,000
US$ 141,330

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(50/100) ELECTRICAL ENGINEER


 Posted: 29 Feb 2016

      

Bachelors Degree, 8-12 years: "Electrical engineer and technical project manager"
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 103,000
US$ 72,785

(49/100) ELECTRICAL ENGINEER


 Posted: 23 Feb 2016

      

Masters Degree, 20+ years: "Electrical Engineer / Software-Developer / Project Manager / Training and Support in woodworking machinery"
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 109,000
US$ 77,025

(48/100) ELECTRICAL ENGINEER


 Posted: 12 Jul 2015

   

Bachelors Degree education, 12-16 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 140,000
US$ 109,150

(47/100) ELECTRICAL TECHNICIAN


 Posted: 17 May 2015

      

Bachelors Degree education, 2-4 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 55,000
US$ 42,880

(46/100) ENGINEERING MANAGER


 Posted: 04 Apr 2015

      

Masters Degree education, 12-16 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 191,000
US$ 148,911

(45/100) ELECTRICAL ENGINEER


 Posted: 01 Jan 2015

      

Bachelors Degree, 4-8 years: "Electrical Design Engineer - design power distribution network"
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 105,000
US$ 81,862

(44/100) ENGINEER


 Posted: 09 Dec 2014

      

Masters Degree, 12-16 years: "tendering, estimation, pre and post contract evaluation"
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 125,000
US$ 111,901

(43/100) MECHANICAL ENGINEER LEAD


 Posted: 25 Sep 2014

   

Bachelors Degree education, 4-8 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 120,000
US$ 107,425

(42/100) ENGINEER


 Posted: 16 Sep 2014

      

Bachelors Degree education, 20+ years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 111,111
US$ 99,468

(41/100) ENGINEERING MANAGER


 Posted: 10 Sep 2014

      

Bachelors Degree education, 20+ years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 117,000
US$ 104,740

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(40/100) MECHANICAL ENGINEER


 Posted: 10 Sep 2014

      

Bachelors Degree education, 4-8 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 100,000
US$ 89,521

(39/100) MECHANICAL ENGINEER


 Posted: 07 Sep 2014

      

Bachelors Degree education, 2-4 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 115,000
US$ 102,949

(38/100) ENGINEERING MANAGER


 Posted: 28 Aug 2014

      

Some College education, 20+ years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 300,000
US$ 268,563

(37/100) ELECTRICIAN


 Posted: 19 Aug 2014

      

Some College education, 20+ years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 111,000
US$ 99,368

(36/100) MECHANICAL ENGINEER LEAD


 Posted: 07 Aug 2014

      

Bachelors Degree education, 12-16 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 120,000
US$ 107,425

(35/100) TECHNICAL MANAGER


 Posted: 05 Aug 2014

      

Bachelors Degree education, 20+ years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 280,000
US$ 250,659

(34/100) ENGINEER


 Posted: 02 Aug 2014

      

Bachelors Degree education, 8-12 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 70,000
US$ 62,665

(33/100) METAL TECHNICIAN


 Posted: 25 Jul 2014

      

High School education, 20+ years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 75,000
US$ 67,141

(32/100) TECHNICAL MANAGER


 Posted: 23 Jul 2014

      

Bachelors Degree education, 8-12 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 115,000
US$ 102,949

(31/100) ENGINEER


 Posted: 20 Jul 2014

      

Masters Degree education, 12-16 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 125,000
US$ 111,901

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(30/100) ENGINEER


 Posted: 17 Jul 2014

      

Masters Degree education, 1-2 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 70,000
US$ 62,665

(29/100) MECHANICAL ENGINEER LEAD


 Posted: 05 Jul 2014

   

Bachelors Degree education, 8-12 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 200,000
US$ 179,042

(28/100) ENGINEER


 Posted: 01 Jul 2014

      

Bachelors Degree education, 4-8 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 65,000
US$ 58,189

(27/100) ENGINEER


 Posted: 04 Jun 2014

      

Bachelors Degree education, 12-16 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 120,000
US$ 107,425

(26/100) ENGINEER


 Posted: 22 May 2014

      

Bachelors Degree education, 12-16 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 165,000
US$ 147,710

(25/100) ENGINEER


 Posted: 28 Apr 2014

      

Bachelors Degree education, 2-4 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 55,000
US$ 49,237

(24/100) MECHANICAL ENGINEER


 Posted: 22 Apr 2014

   

Bachelors Degree education, 8-12 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 150,000
US$ 134,282

(23/100) MECHANICAL ENGINEER


 Posted: 20 Apr 2014

   

Bachelors Degree education, 8-12 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 200,000
US$ 179,042

(22/100) ENGINEER


 Posted: 11 Apr 2014

      

Masters Degree education, 4-8 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 90,000
US$ 80,569

(21/100) ENGINEER


 Posted: 10 Apr 2014

      

Masters Degree education, 4-8 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 89,000
US$ 79,674

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(20/100) CNC OPERATOR


 Posted: 05 Apr 2014

      

Some College education, 4-8 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 36,000
US$ 32,228

(19/100) ENGINEERING MANAGER


 Posted: 25 Mar 2014

      

Masters Degree education, 20+ years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 133,000
US$ 119,063

(18/100) ENGINEER


 Posted: 23 Feb 2014

      

Bachelors Degree education, 20+ years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 180,000
US$ 161,138

(17/100) TECHNICIAN


 Posted: 21 Feb 2014

      

Some College education, 2-4 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 80,000
US$ 71,617

(16/100) ENGINEER


 Posted: 05 Feb 2014

      

Bachelors Degree education, 20+ years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 184,000
US$ 164,719

(15/100) ENGINEER


 Posted: 27 Jan 2014

      

Masters Degree education, 4-8 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 180,000
US$ 161,138

(14/100) ENGINEER


 Posted: 18 Dec 2013

      

Bachelors Degree education, 2-4 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 79,000
US$ 81,493

(13/100) ENGINEER


 Posted: 09 Dec 2013

      

Masters Degree education, 1-2 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 50,000
US$ 51,578

(12/100) MECHANICAL ENGINEER


 Posted: 24 Nov 2013

      

Masters Degree education, 4-8 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 90,000
US$ 92,841

(11/100) MECHANICAL ENGINEER


 Posted: 20 Nov 2013

      

Bachelors Degree education, 4-8 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 73,000
US$ 75,304

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(10/100) ENGINEER


 Posted: 18 Sep 2013

      

Masters Degree education, 8-12 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 135,000
US$ 139,261

(9/100) ELECTRICAL ENGINEER


 Posted: 07 Sep 2013

      

Masters Degree education, 4-8 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 140,950
US$ 145,399

(8/100) METAL TECHNICIAN LEAD


 Posted: 30 Aug 2013

      

Some College education, 20+ years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 120,000
US$ 123,787

(7/100) MECHANICAL TECHNICIAN LEAD


 Posted: 21 Aug 2013

      

Some College education, 8-12 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 66,000
US$ 68,083

(6/100) ELECTRICAL ENGINEER LEAD


 Posted: 15 Jul 2013

      

Bachelors Degree education, 12-16 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 200,000
US$ 206,312

(5/100) ELECTRICIAN


 Posted: 27 Nov 2012

      

High School education, 8-12 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 75,000
US$ 80,394

(4/100) MECHANICAL TECHNICIAN


 Posted: 28 Aug 2012

      

Some College education, 20+ years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 100,000
US$ 107,192

(3/100) MECHANICAL ENGINEER LEAD


 Posted: 27 Aug 2012

      

Bachelors Degree education, 20+ years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 280,000
US$ 300,138

(2/100) MECHANICAL ENGINEER LEAD


 Posted: 10 Jul 2012

      

Some College education, 12-16 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 85,000
US$ 91,113

(1/100) ENGINEERING MANAGER


 Posted: 17 May 2012

      

Some College education, 20+ years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 110,000
US$ 117,911

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  SURVEY BY LEVELS   ENGINEERS & TECHNICIANS   AUSTRALIA

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Salary levels Average GROSS Salary (USD) Average GROSS Salary   Salary profiles (frequency)
185K US$ 157,614 AU$ 181,833
06
195K US$ 148,911 AU$ 191,000
01
165K US$ 144,168 AU$ 161,666
03
155K US$ 138,951 AU$ 150,000
07
135K US$ 125,505 AU$ 132,318
11
145K US$ 117,286 AU$ 141,987
04
125K US$ 115,180 AU$ 121,618
17
115K US$ 102,188 AU$ 113,444
07
105K US$ 91,497 AU$ 102,181
22
95K US$ 84,986 AU$ 92,222
09
85K US$ 77,480 AU$ 83,107
14
75K US$ 71,021 AU$ 74,283
18
65K US$ 57,660 AU$ 62,588
18
55K US$ 53,293 AU$ 54,458
13
45K US$ 44,986 AU$ 43,750
04
35K US$ 30,715 AU$ 32,750
04

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Average GROSS Salary (USD) Average GROSS Salary   Salary profiles
Male US$ 101,169 AU$ 116,356 112
Female US$ 83,283 AU$ 106,050 04
N/A US$ 98,031 AU$ 96,150 58

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  SURVEY BY EDUCATION   ENGINEERS & TECHNICIANS   AUSTRALIA

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Average GROSS Salary (USD) Average GROSS Salary   Salary profiles
Doctorate Degree US$ 107,336 AU$ 113,000 08
Masters Degree US$ 104,884 AU$ 117,420 40
Bachelors Degree US$ 103,110 AU$ 113,381 89
Some College US$ 84,897 AU$ 91,173 35
High School US$ 73,767 AU$ 75,000 02

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  SURVEY BY EXPERIENCE   ENGINEERS & TECHNICIANS   AUSTRALIA

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Average GROSS Salary (USD) Average GROSS Salary   Salary profiles
20+ Years US$ 125,020 AU$ 142,799 39
16-20 Years US$ 130,383 AU$ 140,666 06
12-16 Years US$ 124,397 AU$ 142,202 23
8-12 Years US$ 97,819 AU$ 106,564 31
4-8 Years US$ 92,797 AU$ 96,105 33
2-4 Years US$ 71,880 AU$ 77,033 18
1-2 Years US$ 56,265 AU$ 60,170 11
0-1 Year US$ 63,320 AU$ 63,507 13

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Average GROSS Salary (USD) Average GROSS Salary   Salary profiles
63-68 US$ 94,421 AU$ 120,000 01
57-62 US$ 95,495 AU$ 114,846 06
51-56 US$ 141,447 AU$ 167,833 09
45-50 US$ 123,913 AU$ 147,041 12
39-44 US$ 124,232 AU$ 143,009 12
33-38 US$ 106,955 AU$ 127,371 26
27-32 US$ 85,331 AU$ 94,907 31
22-26 US$ 71,785 AU$ 74,835 17
16-21 US$ 49,702 AU$ 65,000 02
N/A US$ 98,031 AU$ 96,150 58

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  SURVEY BY CAREERS   ENGINEERS & TECHNICIANS   AUSTRALIA

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# Average GROSS Salary (USD) Average GROSS Salary   Salary profiles
1. Technical Manager US$ 141,273 AU$ 165,222 09
2. Electrical Engineer Lead US$ 153,549 AU$ 163,333 03
3. Mechanical Engineer Lead US$ 150,101 AU$ 163,125 08
4. Engineering Manager US$ 142,906 AU$ 162,928 19
5. Electrical Technician Lead US$ 152,297 AU$ 150,000 01
6. Metal Engineer US$ 121,838 AU$ 120,000 01
7. Metal Technician Lead US$ 123,787 AU$ 120,000 01
8. Research Engineer US$ 98,432 AU$ 103,200 05
9. Metal Engineer Lead US$ 101,531 AU$ 100,000 01
10. Engineer US$ 90,084 AU$ 99,561 49
11. Electrical Engineer US$ 88,407 AU$ 96,138 25
12. Mechanical Engineer US$ 89,028 AU$ 95,181 23
13. AutoCAD US$ 87,694 AU$ 91,125 04
14. Mechanical Technician US$ 86,240 AU$ 82,500 04
15. Metal Technician US$ 67,141 AU$ 75,000 01
16. Electrician US$ 73,242 AU$ 74,375 04
17. Technician US$ 67,162 AU$ 73,800 10
18. Electrical Technician US$ 56,324 AU$ 72,333 03
19. Mechanical Technician Lead US$ 68,083 AU$ 66,000 01
20. CNC Programmer US$ 41,352 AU$ 54,080 01
21. CNC Operator US$ 32,228 AU$ 36,000 01

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Average GROSS Salary (USD) Average GROSS Salary   Salary profiles
Permanent US$ 101,302 AU$ 110,422 156
Contract US$ 101,252 AU$ 117,769 13
Self Employed US$ 47,211 AU$ 60,000 01
Part Time US$ 45,802 AU$ 54,000 04

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# Average GROSS Salary (USD) Average GROSS Salary   Salary profiles
1. Darwin Engineers & Technicians US$ 132,638 AU$ 153,325 02
2. Wollongong Engineers & Technicians US$ 110,747 AU$ 135,000 02
3. Perth Engineers & Technicians US$ 116,959 AU$ 125,248 36
4. Adelaide Engineers & Technicians US$ 104,377 AU$ 110,393 13
5. Brisbane Engineers & Technicians US$ 102,459 AU$ 110,272 28
6. Sydney Engineers & Technicians US$ 90,312 AU$ 101,920 43
7. Townsville Engineers & Technicians US$ 93,902 AU$ 100,200 05
8. Melbourne Engineers & Technicians US$ 82,244 AU$ 89,628 34
9. Canberra Engineers & Technicians US$ 78,965 AU$ 88,800 02

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# Average GROSS Salary (USD) Average GROSS Salary   Salary profiles
1. Australia Australia US$ 99,711 AU$ 109,384 174
2. United States United States Engineers & Technicians US$ 82,150 US$ 82,150 861
3. Germany Germany Engineers & Technicians US$ 70,047 EUR 57,205 235
4. United Kingdom United Kingdom Engineers & Technicians US$ 67,036 GBP 45,093 214
5. Hong Kong Hong Kong Engineers & Technicians US$ 59,329 HKD 461,305 58
6. New Zealand New Zealand Engineers & Technicians US$ 51,808 NZ$ 67,540 72
7. Singapore Singapore Engineers & Technicians US$ 50,931 SGD 65,810 173
8. Mexico Mexico Engineers & Technicians US$ 38,541 MXN 615,975 37
9. Indonesia Indonesia Engineers & Technicians US$ 25,545 IDR 316,216,702 79
10. Malaysia Malaysia Engineers & Technicians US$ 24,065 MYR 84,497 474

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