Aerospace Engineer Salary in Australia

AU$83,800
per year
per month
AU$6,980
per month
per year
Bonus
AU$5,240/year
Profit Sharing
AU$5,800/year
Bonus
AU$440/month
Profit Sharing
AU$480/month

Aerospace Engineer - Average Salary

The average salary for an Aerospace Engineer is AU$83,800 per year (AU$6,980 per month), which is AU$18,440 (+28%) higher than the national average salary in Australia.
An Aerospace Engineer can expect an average starting salary of AU$68,300. The highest salaries can exceed AU$210,000.
AU$68,300
Low
AU$83,800
Average
AU$210,000
High
AU$5,690
Low
AU$6,980
Average
AU$17,500
High
Total compensation includes salary, bonus and profit sharing.
AU$0
AU$166,100
AU$332,260
Base SalaryAU$68,300 - 210,000
BonusAU$1,180 - 13,760
Profit SharingAU$0 - 108,500
Total CompensationAU$69,480 - 332,260
AU$0
AU$13,850
AU$27,690
Base SalaryAU$5,690 - 17,500
BonusAU$100 - 1,150
Profit SharingAU$0 - 9,040
Total CompensationAU$5,790 - 27,690

Aerospace Engineer Salary - Distribution

Low
AU$68,300
Average
AU$83,800
Senior
AU$128,200
High
AU$210,000
Low
AU$5,690
Average
AU$6,980
Senior
AU$10,680
High
AU$17,500
Among aerospace engineers, Junior Aerospace Engineers tend to have the lowest salaries, while more experienced workers like Senior Aerospace Engineers enjoy the highest salaries.

Aerospace Engineer - Salary Differences

JobSalaryDifference
Senior Aerospace EngineerAU$128K/year
+53% 
Junior Aerospace EngineerAU$70K/year
 -17%

Aerospace Engineer - Pay by Experience Level

An entry level Aerospace Engineer with less than three years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$69,480. A mid career Aerospace Engineer with 4-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$81,540, while a senior Aerospace Engineer with 10-20 years of experience makes on average AU$128,200. Aerospace engineers with more than 20 years of experience earn AU$172,100 on average.

How Work Experience Affects the Salary of an Aerospace Engineer

Late Career▲ +105%
Senior▲ +53%
Average SalaryAU$83,800/year
Mid Career▼ -3%
Entry Level▼ -17%

Gender Breakdown

Female
12%
Male
88%

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