The average pay for a Mechanical Designer is C$57,712 per year.

C$42,625 - C$74,731
C$43K
C$58K
C$75K
MEDIAN: C$57,782
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C$18.28 - C$37.48
C$18
C$25
C$37
MEDIAN: C$25.35
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National Salary Data (?
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C$0C$27KC$54KC$81K
Salary
C$42,625 - C$74,731  
   
Bonus
C$0.00 - C$5,068  
Profit Sharing
C$206.08 - C$5,068  
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$41,496 - C$78,200  
Country: Canada | Currency: CAD | Updated: 4 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 378
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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C$0C$17C$34C$51
Hourly Rate
C$18.28 - C$37.48  
   
Overtime
C$21.00 - C$50.87  
National Annualized Data (?
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C$0C$50KC$100KC$150K
Bonus
C$0.00 - C$5,068  
   
Profit Sharing
C$206.08 - C$5,068  
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$41,496 - C$78,200  
Country: United States | Currency: CAD | Updated: 4 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 159

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Pay by Experience Level for Mechanical Designer

Pay by Experience for a Mechanical Designer has a positive trend. An entry-level Mechanical Designer with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $53,000 based on 260 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Mechanical Designer with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $59,000 based on 146 salaries. An experienced Mechanical Designer which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $62,000 based on 122 salaries. A Mechanical Designer with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $74,000 based on 62 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: C$57,545

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Mechanical Designer Reviews

Q: 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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Key Stats for Mechanical Designer

Gender

Female
8 %
Male
92 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 91 votes.
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
41%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
13%
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Experience Affects Mechanical Designer Salaries

▲29%

▲9%

▲3%

National Average
C$58,000

▼9%

Skills That Affect Mechanical Designer Salaries




Computer Aided Design (CAD)
▼0%

Autodesk Revit MEP
▼0%

National Average
C$58,000

▼2%


▼3%






CATIA
▼9%

Pro/Engineer
▼13%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 91 votes.

Gender

Female
8 %
Male
92 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
41%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
13%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 82%
dental benefits
Dental: 76%
vision benefits
Vision: 63%
no benefits
None: 15%
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