The average pay for a Mid-Career Mechanical Designer is $56,077 per year.

$41,801 - $72,454
(Median)
$42K
$56K
$72K
MEDIAN: $56,076
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$18.49 - $32.74
(Median)
$18
$25
$33
MEDIAN: $24.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$25K$50K$75K
Salary
$41,801 - $72,454  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $4,854  
Profit Sharing
$496.65 - $6,851  
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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$42,127 - $73,685  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 308
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$17$34$51
Hourly Rate
$18.49 - $32.74  
   
Overtime
$26.74 - $48.61  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $4,854  
   
Profit Sharing
$496.65 - $6,851  
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).
)
$42,127 - $73,685  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 258
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Skills That Affect Mechanical Designer Salaries

Autodesk Revit MEP
up arrow 6%

Engineering Design
up arrow 3%

Autodesk AutoCAD Mechanical
up arrow 2%

Design
up arrow 1%

Pro/Engineer
0%

National Average
$56,000

Computer Aided Drafting & Design (CADD)
up arrow 1%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 1%

Computer Aided Design (CAD)
up arrow 1%

autodesk autocad
up arrow 2%

SolidWorks
up arrow 3%

Autodesk Inventor
up arrow 4%

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 5%

up arrow 8%

Microsoft Word
up arrow 8%

AutoCAD Mechanical
up arrow 10%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 92 votes.

Gender

Female
14 %
Male
86 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 85%
dental benefits
Dental: 69%
medical benefits
Vision: 55%
dental benefits
None: 14%
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