The average salary for a Mechanical Engineer is C$63,859 per year. Experience has a moderate effect on pay for this job. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this field.

C$47,879 - C$93,250
(Median)
C$48K
C$64K
C$93K
MEDIAN: C$63,859
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90%

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C$17.15 - C$43.71
(Median)
C$17
C$28
C$44
MEDIAN: C$27.00
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50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
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C$0C$33KC$66KC$99K
Salary
C$47,879 - C$93,250  
   
Bonus
C$0.00 - C$9,954  
Profit Sharing
C$0.00 - C$7,085  
Commission
C$5,500  
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$45,237 - C$96,210  
Country: Canada | Currency: CAD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 1,581
National Hourly Rate Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
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C$0C$21C$42C$63
Hourly Rate
C$17.15 - C$43.71  
   
Hourly Tips
C$0.00  
Overtime
C$25.28 - C$60.33  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
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C$0C$50KC$100KC$150K
Bonus
C$0.00 - C$9,954  
   
Commission
C$5,500  
Profit Sharing
C$0.00 - C$7,085  
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$45,237 - C$96,210  
Country: United States | Currency: CAD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 281
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Pay by Experience Level for Mechanical Engineer

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

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: C$63,921

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Mechanical Engineer Reviews

What is it like working as a Mechanical Engineer?

Mechanical Engineer in London:
"Jack Of All Trades."
Pros: Very interesting work with good variety of scope and difficulty.
Cons: Can be stressful at times and if you don't handle stress well it may be bad.

Mechanical Engineer in Montréal:
"Innnovative."
Pros: Great learning experience. Complete and very innovative projects.
Cons: Can sometimes be slow when I've completed my work and waiting on others.

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Experience Affects Mechanical Engineer Salaries




National Average
C$64,000


Skills That Affect Mechanical Engineer Salaries



HVAC System Design
up arrow 4%

Engineering Design
up arrow 1%

ANSYS
up arrow 1%

ANSYS Simulation Software
up arrow 1%

Microsoft Excel
0%

Microsoft Word
0%

National Average
C$64,000

Microsoft Office
up arrow 1%

autodesk autocad
up arrow 2%

Windows Operating System General Use
up arrow 2%

Computer Aided Design (CAD)
up arrow 3%

AutoDesk
up arrow 4%

C++
up arrow 4%


Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 189 votes.

Gender

Female
8 %
Male
92 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
45%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
14%
20 years or more
5%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 81%
dental benefits
Dental: 71%
medical benefits
Vision: 56%
dental benefits
None: 16%
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