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The salary range for people working in Australia in Mechanical Engineering is typically from 4,239 AUD (minimum salary) to 7,782 AUD (highest average, actual maximum salary is higher).

This is the total monthly salary including bonuses. Salaries vary drastically among different job positons. If you are interested in the salary of a particular job, see below for salaries for specific position.

Gross monthly salary in category Mechanical Engineering
5,000
6,000
7,000
8,000
 
10% 4,239 AUD
90% 7,782 AUD
Salaries may vary according to positions, the value given is indicative.

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Automation engineer

5,751 - 10,045 AUD

Automation planner

5,042 - 8,758 AUD

CNC Machine Setter

3,760 - 6,696 AUD

CNC Programmer

3,965 - 7,113 AUD

Cutter/Grinder/Polisher

3,200 - 6,483 AUD

Design Engineer

4,726 - 8,336 AUD

Design Technician

5,068 - 8,792 AUD

Fitter/Assembler

3,288 - 6,717 AUD

Foundry worker

2,396 - 5,225 AUD

Machine Fitter

3,216 - 6,884 AUD

Machine Operator

3,908 - 7,721 AUD

Machine Operator, Machinist

3,256 - 6,899 AUD

Maintenance Engineer

4,672 - 8,356 AUD

Mechanical Engineer

5,280 - 8,992 AUD

Mechanization Manager

6,253 - 11,231 AUD

Metalworker

3,364 - 6,808 AUD

Milling-Machine Operator

3,227 - 6,631 AUD

Operations Supervisor

4,197 - 7,871 AUD

Process Engineer

5,417 - 9,319 AUD

Production Manager

5,663 - 9,978 AUD

Production Planner

5,113 - 9,013 AUD

Qualified Mechanical Engineer

6,093 - 10,582 AUD

Service Engineer

4,579 - 8,058 AUD

Smith

3,480 - 7,022 AUD

Superintendent

5,016 - 8,807 AUD

Technical product engineer

5,669 - 9,685 AUD

Technician

4,113 - 7,293 AUD

Technologist

4,269 - 7,487 AUD

Turner

2,857 - 6,287 AUD

Varnisher

Welder

3,386 - 6,891 AUD