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Doctorate (PhD), Mechanical Engineering (ME) Degree Average Salary

Employees with a Doctorate (PhD), Mechanical Engineering (ME) Degree
Salary Ranges by Job
Job Title
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$0$80K$160K
Mechanical Engineer
36 salaries
$63,616 - $100,260  
  
Senior Mechanical Engineer
27 salaries
$83,394 - $129,324  
Research Engineer
10 salaries
$78,724 - $114,545  
Principal Mechanical Engineer
8 salaries
$120,816 - $142,431  
Senior Project Engineer
7 salaries
$94,964 - $103,993  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 30 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 243

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Key Stats

Gender

Female
7 %
Male
93 %
Salary
$75,247 - $93,740
Salary
$77,931 - $124,229
Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
21%
5-9 years
29%
10-19 years
28%
20 years or more
14%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 41 votes.
$82,414 - $114,924
$93,738 - $127,875
$83,508 - $100,000
$79,354 - $137,569
$78,611 - $119,831
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