Systems Engineer Salary in Australia

AU$79,100
per year
per month
AU$6,590
per month
per year
Bonus
AU$5,110/year
Profit Sharing
AU$2,380/year
Bonus
AU$430/month
Profit Sharing
AU$200/month

Systems Engineer - Average Salary

The average salary for a Systems Engineer is AU$79,100 per year (AU$6,590 per month), which is AU$13,740 (+21%) higher than the national average salary in Australia.
A Systems Engineer can expect an average starting salary of AU$57,200. The highest salaries can exceed AU$200,000.
AU$57,200
Low
AU$79,100
Average
AU$200,000
High
AU$4,770
Low
AU$6,590
Average
AU$16,670
High
Total compensation includes salary, bonus and profit sharing.
AU$0
AU$107,600
AU$215,110
Base SalaryAU$57,200 - 200,000
BonusAU$0 - 11,640
Profit SharingAU$0 - 3,470
Total CompensationAU$57,200 - 215,110
AU$0
AU$8,970
AU$17,930
Base SalaryAU$4,770 - 16,670
BonusAU$0 - 970
Profit SharingAU$0 - 290
Total CompensationAU$4,770 - 17,930

Systems Engineer Salary - Distribution

Low
AU$57,200
Average
AU$79,100
Senior
AU$121,000
High
AU$200,000
Low
AU$4,770
Average
AU$6,590
Senior
AU$10,080
High
AU$16,670
Among systems engineers, Junior Systems Engineers tend to have the lowest salaries, while more experienced workers like Senior Systems Engineers enjoy the highest salaries.

Systems Engineer - Salary Differences

JobSalaryDifference
Senior Systems EngineerAU$121K/year
+53% 
Junior Systems EngineerAU$62K/year
 -22%

Systems Engineer - Pay by Experience Level

An entry level Systems Engineer with less than three years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$57,200. A mid career Systems Engineer with 4-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$73,400, while a senior Systems Engineer with 10-20 years of experience makes on average AU$121,000. Systems engineers with more than 20 years of experience earn AU$146,300 on average.

How Work Experience Affects the Salary of a Systems Engineer

Late Career▲ +85%
Senior▲ +53%
Average SalaryAU$79,100/year
Mid Career▼ -7%
Entry Level▼ -28%

Gender Breakdown

Female
6%
Male
94%

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