The average pay for a Mechanical Designer is C$56,750 per year. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.

C$40,952 - C$73,258
(Median)
C$41K
C$57K
C$73K
MEDIAN: C$56,749
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C$18.85 - C$39.17
(Median)
C$19
C$26
C$39
MEDIAN: C$25.00
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50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
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C$0C$26KC$52KC$78K
Salary
C$40,952 - C$73,258  
   
Bonus
C$0.00 - C$5,271  
Profit Sharing
C$480.05 - C$4,966  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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C$41,070 - C$77,924  
Country: Canada | Currency: CAD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 377
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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C$0C$17C$34C$51
Hourly Rate
C$18.85 - C$39.17  
   
Overtime
C$20.61 - C$50.27  
National Annualized Data (?
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C$0C$50KC$100KC$150K
Bonus
C$0.00 - C$5,271  
   
Profit Sharing
C$480.05 - C$4,966  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
)
C$41,070 - C$77,924  
Country: United States | Currency: CAD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 157
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Pay by Experience Level for Mechanical Designer

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: C$57,335

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Mechanical Designer Reviews

What is it like working as a Mechanical Designer?

Mechanical Designer in Halifax:
"Knowledge And Extra Work."
Pros: The opportunity to apply our theories regarding to the engineering skills at our real world.
Cons: Extra work after your contract hour.

Mechanical Designer in Ajax:
"HVAC Designer."
Pros: I work on a variety of projects from production residential to commercial units. It has been challenging at times and feels rewarding when you overcome those obstacles.
Cons: There is a lack of consistency. I feel training will improve that and help to grow the company.

Mechanical Designer in Vancouver:
"Application of skill"
Pros: I am contributing to the greater body of knowledge of the human race as a whole.
Cons: Working with people who believe that they could do my job better, while they have no experience or training in it whatsoever.

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Experience Affects Mechanical Designer Salaries




National Average
C$57,000


Skills That Affect Mechanical Designer Salaries

Engineering Design
up arrow 4%

Project Management
up arrow 4%

Computer Aided Design (CAD)
up arrow 2%

Computer Aided Drafting & Design (CADD)
up arrow 2%

Autodesk Revit MEP
0%

National Average
C$57,000

SolidWorks
up arrow 1%

HVAC System Design
up arrow 1%

AutoCAD
up arrow 3%

autodesk autocad
up arrow 3%

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 3%

CATIA
up arrow 4%




Pro/Engineer
up arrow 13%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 76 votes.

Gender

Female
7 %
Male
93 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
40%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
22%
20 years or more
11%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 83%
dental benefits
Dental: 77%
medical benefits
Vision: 62%
dental benefits
None: 14%
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