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Mechanical Engineer Salary

The average salary for a Mechanical Engineer is C$61,156 per year. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this field. A skill in Project is associated with high pay for this job.
C$44,866 - C$90,383
(Median)
45K
61K
74K
90K
MEDIAN: C$61,156
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C$18.95 - C$44.92
(Median)
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MEDIAN: C$27.00
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National Salary Data

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C$0C$32KC$64KC$96K
Salary
C$44,866 - C$90,383  
   
Bonus
C$0.00 - C$9,856  
Profit Sharing
C$121.20 - C$12,108  
Commission
C$49.13 - C$7,630  
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$44,341 - C$94,992  
Country: Canada | Currency: CAD | Updated: 10 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 2,845
National Hourly Rate Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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C$0C$22C$44C$66
Hourly Rate
C$18.95 - C$44.92  
   
Overtime
C$21.82 - C$63.99  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
)
C$0C$50KC$100KC$150K
Bonus
C$0.00 - C$9,856  
   
Commission
C$49.13 - C$7,630  
Profit Sharing
C$121.20 - C$12,108  
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$44,341 - C$94,992  
Country: United States | Currency: CAD | Updated: 10 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 458
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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

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$62,000


Skills That Affect Mechanical Engineer Salaries

up arrow 12%



Computer Aided Design (CAD)
up arrow 4%

Engineering Design
0%

Microsoft Excel
0%

Microsoft Word
0%

National Average
C$62,000

Windows Operating System General Use
up arrow 1%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 2%

Autocad 2000i
up arrow 2%

AutoCAD
up arrow 3%

SolidWorks
up arrow 4%

Matlab
up arrow 4%

C++
up arrow 5%


Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 359 votes.

Gender

Female
8 %
Male
92 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
48%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
14%
20 years or more
4%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 81% dental benefits Dental: 77%
vision benefits Vision: 57% employee benefits None: 14%