How much does a Systems Engineer make?

Updated 10 Jun 2021
A$95,445 /yr
Average Base Pay

653 salaries

A$69K

Low

A$95K

Average

A$148K

High

No additional cash compensation has been reported for this role

The national average salary for a Systems Engineer is $95,445 in Australia. Filter by location to see Systems Engineer salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 653 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Systems Engineer employees.

Seniority Levels

L2
Systems EngineerA$95,445 /yr
L3
Senior Systems EngineerA$120K /yr
L4
Systems Engineer IvNo Salary Reports
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Kinetic IT
3.8

Kinetic IT

Systems Engineer

A$79,157

 /yr
Range: A$56K - A$128K
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A$56K

A$128K

A$55,850 - A$127,515 Range

Fujitsu
3.5

Fujitsu

Systems Engineer

A$108,926

 /yr
Range: A$66K - A$164K

A$66K

A$164K

A$66,341 - A$163,529 Range

Cisco Systems
4.3

Cisco Systems

Systems Engineer

A$156,050

 /yr
Range: A$90K - A$215K

A$90K

A$215K

A$90,000 - A$214,520 Range

Thales
3.4

Thales

Systems Engineer

A$110,000

 /yr
Range: A$77K - A$138K

A$77K

A$138K

A$77,000 - A$137,538 Range

Commonwealth Bank of Australia
4.1

Commonwealth Bank of Australia

Systems Engineer

A$116,000

 /yr
Range: A$99K - A$152K

A$99K

A$152K

A$98,500 - A$152,000 Range

Australian Government, Department of Defence
3.9

Australian Government, Department of Defence

Systems Engineer

A$93,296

 /yr
Range: A$86K - A$102K

A$86K

A$102K

A$86,410 - A$102,461 Range

REA Group
3.9

REA Group

Systems Engineer

A$114,000

 /yr
Range: A$94K - A$150K

A$94K

A$150K

A$94,000 - A$150,000 Range

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Dell Technologies
4.2

Dell Technologies

Systems Engineer

A$153,798

 /yr
Range: A$99K - A$188K

A$99K

A$188K

A$99,412 - A$187,506 Range

Kinexus
3.8

Kinexus

Systems Engineer

A$132,500

 /yr
Range: A$103K - A$192K

A$103K

A$192K

A$102,500 - A$192,290 Range

Nova Systems
4.7

Nova Systems

Systems Engineer

A$82,000

 /yr
Range: A$63K - A$145K

A$63K

A$145K

A$63,000 - A$145,000 Range

Finite IT Recruitment
3.1

Finite IT Recruitment

Systems Engineer - Hourly

A$90

 /hr
Range: A$40 - A$115

A$40

A$115

A$40 - A$115 Range

Siemens
4.1

Siemens

Systems Engineer

A$94,227

 /yr
Range: A$72K - A$190K

A$72K

A$190K

A$72,000 - A$190,000 Range

Tata Consultancy Services
3.9

Tata Consultancy Services

Systems Engineer

A$80,000

 /yr
Range: A$65K - A$85K

A$65K

A$85K

A$65,082 - A$85,000 Range

SAGE Automation
4.5

SAGE Automation

Systems Engineer

A$117,061

 /yr
Range: A$74K - A$156K

A$74K

A$156K

A$73,500 - A$156,000 Range

Telstra
4

Telstra

Systems Engineer

A$111,008

 /yr
Range: A$87K - A$160K

A$87K

A$160K

A$87,036 - A$160,000 Range

Suncorp Group
3.8

Suncorp Group

Systems Engineer

A$118,350

 /yr
Range: A$98K - A$146K

A$98K

A$146K

A$98,295 - A$146,435 Range

Talent International
4.4

Talent International

Systems Engineer - Hourly

A$70

 /hr
Range: A$43 - A$148

A$43

A$148

A$43 - A$148 Range

Datacom Systems
3.4

Datacom Systems

Systems Engineer

A$92,488

 /yr
Range: A$60K - A$110K

A$60K

A$110K

A$60,000 - A$110,000 Range

ASG Group
3.6

ASG Group

Systems Engineer

A$104,500

 /yr
Range: A$91K - A$115K

A$91K

A$115K

A$91,000 - A$115,000 Range

ResMed
4

ResMed

Systems Engineer

A$114,537

 /yr
Range: A$90K - A$135K

A$90K

A$135K

A$90,000 - A$134,678 Range

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Frequently asked questions about Systems Engineer salaries

The average salary for a Systems Engineer is A$95,445 in Australia. Salaries estimates are based on 653 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Systems Engineer employees in Australia.

The highest salary for a Systems Engineer in Australia is A$148,175 per year.

The lowest salary for a Systems Engineer in Australia is A$69,100 per year.

Recent Salary Reports

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

$130,165
per year
A Systems Engineer in the Melbourne Area area reported making $130,165 per year
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Melbourne Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Public
$97,623
per year
A Systems Engineer in the Sydney Area area reported making $97,623 per year
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Sydney Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment
$115,000
per year
A Systems Engineer in the Sydney Area area reported making $115,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Sydney Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Company - Public
$120,000
per year
A Systems Engineer in the Sydney Area area reported making $120,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Sydney Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
$130,000
per year
A Systems Engineer in the Melbourne Area area reported making $130,000 per year
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Melbourne Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Contract
$90,000
per year
A Systems Engineer in the Sydney Area area reported making $90,000 per year
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Sydney Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
$69,000
per year
A Systems Engineer in the Sydney Area area reported making $69,000 per year
Additional Pay
$2k cash bonus
Job Highlights
1-2 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
8-10 years experience
Sydney Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private