How much does a Systems Engineer make?

Updated 19 Jan 2022
$92,375 /yr
Average Base Pay

904 salaries

$65K

Low

$92K

Average

$140K

High

No additional cash compensation has been reported for this role

How much does a Systems Engineer make? The national average salary for a Systems Engineer is $92,375 in Australia. Filter by location to see Systems Engineer salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 904 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Systems Engineer employees.

Seniority Levels

L1
Systems Engineer I$92,375 /yr
L2
Systems Engineer$92,375 /yr
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$12,313

per year

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GBP 17,570

per year

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GBP 72,500

per year

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$7,000

per year

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Kinetic IT
3.7

Kinetic IT

Systems Engineer

$87,000

 /yr
Range: $67K - $101K
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$67K

$101K

$66,667 - $101,274 Range

Fujitsu
3.6

Fujitsu

Systems Engineer

$100,745

 /yr
Range: $75K - $166K

$75K

$166K

$75,462 - $165,557 Range

Thales
3.4

Thales

Systems Engineer

$120,000

 /yr
Range: $77K - $139K

$77K

$139K

$77,010 - $139,244 Range

Australian Government, Department of Defence
3.7

Australian Government, Department of Defence

Systems Engineer

$86,410

 /yr
Range: $67K - $120K

$67K

$120K

$67,100 - $120,000 Range

Cisco Systems
4.3

Cisco Systems

Systems Engineer

$150,306

 /yr
Range: $90K - $200K

$90K

$200K

$90,000 - $200,000 Range

Commonwealth Bank of Australia
4.1

Commonwealth Bank of Australia

Systems Engineer

$107,544

 /yr
Range: $85K - $130K

$85K

$130K

$85,200 - $130,000 Range

NTT Ltd.
3.8

NTT Ltd.

Systems Engineer

$77,445

 /yr
Range: $53K - $110K

$53K

$110K

$53,276 - $109,816 Range

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Datacom Systems
3.4

Datacom Systems

Systems Engineer

$105,500

 /yr
Range: $75K - $130K

$75K

$130K

$74,675 - $130,000 Range

Nova Systems
4.6

Nova Systems

Systems Engineer

$88,500

 /yr
Range: $63K - $130K

$63K

$130K

$63,000 - $130,000 Range

JB Hi-Fi
4

JB Hi-Fi

Systems Engineer

$72,895

 /yr
Range: $59K - $100K

$59K

$100K

$59,000 - $100,000 Range

REA Group
4.3

REA Group

Systems Engineer

$110,000

 /yr
Range: $94K - $129K

$94K

$129K

$94,000 - $129,096 Range

NEC Corporation
3.7

NEC Corporation

Systems Engineer

$86,730

 /yr
Range: $75K - $125K

$75K

$125K

$75,000 - $125,000 Range

Tata Consultancy Services
3.9

Tata Consultancy Services

Systems Engineer

$80,000

 /yr
Range: $45K - $104K

$45K

$104K

$45,000 - $104,000 Range

BAE Systems
3.9

BAE Systems

Systems Engineer

$97,500

 /yr
Range: $75K - $120K

$75K

$120K

$75,000 - $120,000 Range

SAGE Automation
4

SAGE Automation

Systems Engineer

$85,000

 /yr
Range: $74K - $123K

$74K

$123K

$73,500 - $123,456 Range

Dell Technologies
4.2

Dell Technologies

Systems Engineer

$154,488

 /yr
Range: $100K - $174K

$100K

$174K

$100,000 - $174,000 Range

Kinexus
4.1

Kinexus

Systems Engineer

$127,500

 /yr
Range: $103K - $192K

$103K

$192K

$102,500 - $192,290 Range

Siemens
4.1

Siemens

Systems Engineer

$89,551

 /yr
Range: $72K - $190K

$72K

$190K

$72,000 - $190,000 Range

Leidos
3.9

Leidos

Systems Engineer

$95,608

 /yr
Range: $74K - $125K

$74K

$125K

$74,000 - $125,000 Range

GBG
4.1

GBG

Systems Engineer

$82,472

 /yr
Range: $60K - $86K

$60K

$86K

$60,000 - $85,685 Range

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Frequently asked questions about a Systems Engineer salaries

The national average salary for a Systems Engineer is $92,375 per year in Australia. Filter by location to see a Systems Engineer salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 904 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Systems Engineer employees.

The highest salary for a Systems Engineer in Australia is $139,800 per year.

The lowest salary for a Systems Engineer in Australia is $65,000 per year.

Recent Salary Reports

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

$75,000
per year
A Systems Engineer in the Sydney Area area reported making $75,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Sydney Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Public
$135,000
per year
A Systems Engineer in the Melbourne Area area reported making $135,000 per year
Additional Pay
$8k cash bonus
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Melbourne Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$70,000
per year
A Systems Engineer in the Melbourne Area area reported making $70,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Melbourne Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$165,000
per year
A Systems Engineer in the Perth Area area reported making $165,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Perth Area area
Contract
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$140,000
per year
A Systems Engineer in the Sydney Area area reported making $140,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Sydney Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Company - Private
$118,000
per year
A Systems Engineer in the Sydney Area area reported making $118,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Sydney Area area
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Company - Private
$100,000
per year
A Systems Engineer in the Sydney Area area reported making $100,000 per year
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Sydney Area area
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Company - Private
$75,000
per year
A Systems Engineer in the Melbourne Area area reported making $75,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Melbourne Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Public
$54
hourly
A Systems Engineer in the Melbourne Area area reported making $54 per hour
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Melbourne Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Private
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