The average salary for a Mechanical Design Engineer in Houston, Texas is $75,426 per year. For the first five to ten years in this position, salary increases modestly, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay. A skill in Product Development is associated with high pay for this job. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this field.

$52,757 - $92,194
(Median)
$53K
$75K
$92K
MEDIAN: $75,425
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$52,757 - $92,194  
   
Bonus
$304.10 - $7,728  
Profit Sharing
$1,050  
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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$50,781 - $93,442  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 62
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Experience Affects Mechanical Design Engineer Salaries


Experienced
up arrow 2%

National Average
$77,000


Skills That Affect Mechanical Design Engineer Salaries

Product Development
up arrow 10%

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 7%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 5%

Computer Aided Design (CAD)
up arrow 5%

Design
up arrow 5%

Engineering Design
up arrow 4%

Pro/Engineer
up arrow 4%

SolidWorks
up arrow 3%

Technical Analysis
up arrow 3%

ANSYS
up arrow 1%

ANSYS Simulation Software
up arrow 1%

National Average
$77,000

Autodesk AutoCAD Mechanical
up arrow 3%

autodesk autocad
up arrow 8%

AutoCAD
up arrow 9%

AutoCAD Mechanical
up arrow 14%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 8 votes.

Gender

Female
5 %
Male
95 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
60%
5-9 years
33%
10-19 years
2%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 88%
dental benefits
Dental: 69%
medical benefits
Vision: 47%
dental benefits
None: 12%
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