Computer Engineer Salary in Australia

AU$82,300
per year
per month
AU$6,860
per month
per year
Bonus
AU$4,670/year
Profit Sharing
AU$1,950/year
Bonus
AU$390/month
Profit Sharing
AU$160/month

Computer Engineer - Average Salary

The average salary for a Computer Engineer is AU$82,300 per year (AU$6,860 per month), which is AU$16,940 (+26%) higher than the national average salary in Australia.
A Computer Engineer can expect an average starting salary of AU$53,400. The highest salaries can exceed AU$170,000.
AU$53,400
Low
AU$82,300
Average
AU$170,000
High
AU$4,450
Low
AU$6,860
Average
AU$14,170
High
Total compensation includes salary, bonus and profit sharing.
AU$0
AU$94,800
AU$189,610
Base SalaryAU$53,400 - 170,000
BonusAU$800 - 10,270
Profit SharingAU$0 - 9,340
Total CompensationAU$54,200 - 189,610
AU$0
AU$7,910
AU$15,810
Base SalaryAU$4,450 - 14,170
BonusAU$70 - 860
Profit SharingAU$0 - 780
Total CompensationAU$4,520 - 15,810

Computer Engineer Salary - Distribution

Low
AU$53,400
Average
AU$82,300
Senior
AU$109,500
High
AU$170,000
Low
AU$4,450
Average
AU$6,860
Senior
AU$9,130
High
AU$14,170
Among computer engineers, Junior Computer Engineers tend to have the lowest salaries, while more experienced workers like Senior Computer Engineers enjoy the highest salaries.

Computer Engineer - Salary Differences

JobSalaryDifference
Senior Computer EngineerAU$110K/year
+33% 
Junior Computer EngineerAU$68K/year
 -17%

Computer Engineer - Pay by Experience Level

An entry level Computer Engineer with less than three years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$54,200. A mid career Computer Engineer with 4-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$74,300, while a senior Computer Engineer with 10-20 years of experience makes on average AU$109,500. Computer engineers with more than 20 years of experience earn AU$120,380 on average.

How Work Experience Affects the Salary of a Computer Engineer

Late Career▲ +46%
Senior▲ +33%
Average SalaryAU$82,300/year
Mid Career▼ -10%
Entry Level▼ -34%

Gender Breakdown

Female
14%
Male
86%

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