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How much does a Electrical Engineer make?

Updated 19 Oct 2021
$85,000 /yr
Average Base Pay

399 salaries

$63K

Low

$85K

Average

$120K

High

No additional cash compensation has been reported for this role

The national average salary for Electrical Engineer is $85,000 per year in Australia. Filter by location to see Electrical Engineer salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 399 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Electrical Engineer employees.

Seniority Levels

L2
Electrical Engineer$85,000 /yr
L3
Senior Electrical Engineer$126,601 /yr
Career Path

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$40

per year

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$6,606

per year

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Aurecon
3.7

Aurecon

Electrical Engineer

$86,363

 /yr
Range: $67K - $111K
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$67K

$111K

$67,000 - $110,938 Range

GHD
3.6

GHD

Electrical Engineer

$77,506

 /yr
Range: $67K - $100K

$67K

$100K

$66,968 - $99,987 Range

BHP
4.1

BHP

Electrical Engineer

$125,017

 /yr
Range: $118K - $139K

$118K

$139K

$117,715 - $138,620 Range

WSP
3.6

WSP

Electrical Engineer

$72,377

 /yr
Range: $65K - $95K

$65K

$95K

$65,000 - $95,000 Range

Rio Tinto
3.9

Rio Tinto

Electrical Engineer

$105,000

 /yr
Range: $96K - $155K

$96K

$155K

$96,000 - $155,031 Range

AECOM
3.7

AECOM

Electrical Engineer

$73,508

 /yr
Range: $63K - $82K

$63K

$82K

$63,000 - $82,000 Range

Downer
3.6

Downer

Electrical Engineer

$101,657

 /yr
Range: $82K - $128K

$82K

$128K

$81,522 - $127,500 Range

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Arup
4.1

Arup

Electrical Engineer

$78,990

 /yr
Range: $74K - $87K

$74K

$87K

$74,000 - $87,200 Range

Jacobs
3.8

Jacobs

Electrical Engineer

$92,407

 /yr
Range: $90K - $116K

$90K

$116K

$89,991 - $115,925 Range

Ausgrid
3.2

Ausgrid

Electrical Engineer

$129,562

 /yr
Range: $89K - $180K

$89K

$180K

$88,728 - $180,000 Range

UGL
3.9

UGL

Electrical Engineer

$90,000

 /yr
Range: $82K - $138K

$82K

$138K

$81,902 - $138,169 Range

Ivory Group
4.6

Ivory Group

Electrical Engineer

$97,606

 /yr
Range: $87K - $110K

$87K

$110K

$87,458 - $110,000 Range

Worley
3.5

Worley

Electrical Engineer

$110,429

 /yr
Range: $80K - $137K

$80K

$137K

$79,997 - $137,026 Range

SP Ausnet
3.5

SP Ausnet

Electrical Engineer

$110,646

 /yr
Range: $88K - $138K

$88K

$138K

$88,495 - $137,681 Range

Burrana

Electrical Engineer

$81,000

 /yr
Range: $55K - $85K

$55K

$85K

$55,000 - $85,000 Range

Lendlease
3.8

Lendlease

Electrical Engineer

$81,778

 /yr
Range: $80K - $107K

$80K

$107K

$80,000 - $107,337 Range

ResMed
4

ResMed

Electrical Engineer

$85,034

 /yr
Range: $79K - $105K

$79K

$105K

$79,190 - $105,000 Range

Cardno
3.3

Cardno

Electrical Engineer

$82,000

 /yr
Range: $80K - $87K

$80K

$87K

$80,000 - $87,390 Range

Glencore
3.9

Glencore

Electrical Engineer

$115,745

 /yr
Range: $106K - $140K

$106K

$140K

$106,000 - $139,527 Range

Ventia
3.5

Ventia

Electrical Engineer

$86,700

 /yr
Range: $80K - $100K

$80K

$100K

$80,000 - $100,000 Range

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Frequently asked questions about an Electrical Engineer salaries

The national average salary for an Electrical Engineer is $85,000 per year in Australia. Filter by location to see an Electrical Engineer salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 399 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by an Electrical Engineer employees.

The highest salary for an Electrical Engineer in Australia is $120,000 per year.

The lowest salary for an Electrical Engineer in Australia is $63,000 per year.

Recent Salary Reports

Below are the most recent electrical engineer salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

$90,000
per year
An Electrical Engineer in the Sydney Area area reported making $90,000 per year
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Sydney Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$70,000
per year
An Electrical Engineer in the Sydney Area area reported making $70,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Sydney Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Company - Private
$75,000
per year
An Electrical Engineer in the Sydney Area area reported making $75,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Sydney Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$70,000
per year
An Electrical Engineer in the Perth Area area reported making $70,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Perth Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
College / University
$74,000
per year
An Electrical Engineer in the Melbourne Area area reported making $74,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Melbourne Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Company - Private
$90,000
per year
An Electrical Engineer in the Brisbane Area area reported making $90,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Brisbane Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
$120,000
per year
An Electrical Engineer in the Adelaide Area area reported making $120,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Adelaide Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Company - Private