Entry-Level Junior Mechanical Engineer Salary

An Entry-Level Junior Mechanical Engineer earns an average salary of $57,349 per year. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Finite Element Analysis (FEA) and Pro/Engineer.

$40,196 - $71,170
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$57K
$71K
MEDIAN: $57,349
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$14.24 - $29.89
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$19
$30
MEDIAN: $19.46
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$24K$48K$72K
Salary
$40,196 - $71,170  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,122  
Profit Sharing
$352.35 - $10,137  
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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$35,855 - $71,119  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 304
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National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$15$30$45
Hourly Rate
$14.24 - $29.89  
   
Overtime
$18.12 - $44.04  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$30K$60K$90K
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,122  
   
Profit Sharing
$352.35 - $10,137  
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).
)
$35,855 - $71,119  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 65
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National Average: $55,662

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Key Stats for Junior Mechanical Engineer

Gender

Female
14 %
Male
86 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 28 votes.
Less than 1 year
35%
1-4 years
62%
5-9 years
2%
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Skills That Affect Junior Mechanical Engineer Salaries

Finite Element Analysis (FEA)
▲12%

Pro/Engineer
▲11%

Matlab
▲2%


National Average
$56,000

Computer Aided Design (CAD)
▼2%

SolidWorks
▼5%

AutoCAD
▼6%

Microsoft Office
▼6%

autodesk autocad
▼6%

Autodesk Revit MEP
▼6%

Test Engineering
▼9%

Product Development
▼14%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 28 votes.

Gender

Female
14 %
Male
86 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 87%
dental benefits
Dental: 71%
vision benefits
Vision: 57%
dental benefits
None: 11%
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