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Mechanical Engineer Salary

The average salary for a Mechanical Engineer is £29,836 per year. A skill in Technical Analysis is associated with high pay for this job. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience. For the first five to ten years in this position, pay increases somewhat, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay.

£20,163 - £43,038
(Median)
£20K
£30K
£43K
MEDIAN: £29,835
10%
50%
90%

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£6.72 - £24.24
(Median)
£6
£11
£24
MEDIAN: £10
10%
50%
90%

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National Salary 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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£0£16K£32K£48K
Salary
£20,163 - £43,038  
   
Bonus
£0.00 - £4,558  
Profit Sharing
£10.07 - £3,218  
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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£19,746 - £45,144  
Country: United Kingdom | Currency: GBP | Updated: 31 Mar 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 2,174
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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£0£10£20£30
Hourly Rate
£6.72 - £24.24  
   
Overtime
£9.15 - £27.03  
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.
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£0£20K£40K£60K
Bonus
£0.00 - £4,558  
   
Profit Sharing
£10.07 - £3,218  
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).
)
£19,746 - £45,144  
Country: United States | Currency: GBP | Updated: 31 Mar 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 276

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What is it like working as a Mechanical Engineer?

Mechanical Engineer in Crawley:
Pros: Projects are exciting, sometimes fast paced and often the forefront of technology. My company is flexible with rolling start times (you can arrive anytime between 7.30am and 9am and you leave 8 hours later) and early finish on Friday. The people are nice.

Mechanical Engineer in Cardiff:
"Exciting Job Prospects"
Pros: Relative real world challenges
Cons: Fixed-date company holidays

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Experience Affects Mechanical Engineer Salaries




National Average
₤30,000


Skills That Affect Mechanical Engineer Salaries



up arrow 7%

up arrow 5%

Engineering Design
up arrow 3%

SolidWorks
up arrow 3%

Pro/Engineer
up arrow 3%

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 2%

Manufacturing Process Engineering
up arrow 2%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 1%

Matlab
0%

National Average
₤30,000

Microsoft Word
up arrow 1%

Windows Operating System General Use
up arrow 3%

AutoCAD
up arrow 4%


Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 364 votes.

Gender

Female
5 %
Male
95 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
42%
5-9 years
29%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
9%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 40% dental benefits Dental: 13%
vision benefits Vision: 14% employee benefits None: 53%