The average salary for a Mechanical Designer in Minneapolis, Minnesota is $57,525 per year. A skill in Design is associated with high pay for this job. For the first five to ten years in this position, pay increases modestly, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay.

$47,350 - $71,006
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MEDIAN: $57,524
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$19.74 - $33.84
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MEDIAN: $26.00
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$0$26K$52K$78K
Salary
$47,350 - $71,006  
   
Bonus
$201.34 - $5,960  
Total Pay (?
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$47,180 - $76,253  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 27
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$13$26$39
Hourly Rate
$19.74 - $33.84  
   
Overtime
$31.57  
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$26K$52K$78K
Bonus
$201.34 - $5,960  
   
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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$47,180 - $76,253  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 19

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About Minneapolis, Minnesota

Hennepin County, Minnesota
410,935
Male:
206,547 (50.3%)
Female:
204,388 (49.7%)
Minneapolis (/ˌmɪniˈæpəlɪs/) is the county seat of Hennepin County, and larger of the Twin Cities, the 16th-largest metropolitan area in the United States, containing about 3.5 million residents. As of 2015, Minneapolis is the largest city in the state of Minnesota and 46th-largest in the United States with a population of 410,939. Minneapolis and Saint Paul anchor the second-largest economic center in the Midwest, after Chicago. Minneapolis lies on both banks of the Mississippi River, just north of the river's confluence with the Minnesota River, and adjoins Saint Paul, the state's capital. The city is abundantly rich in water, with thirteen lakes, wetlands, the Mississippi River, creeks and waterfalls, many connected by parkways in the Chain of Lakes and the Grand Rounds National Scenic Byway. It was once the world's flour milling capital and a hub for timber. The city and surrounding region is the primary business center between Chicago and...
Minneapolis:
$54,571
Minnesota:
$63,488
$912
Minneapolis:
$227,500
Minnesota:
$200,000
4.3%

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Pay by Experience Level for Mechanical Designer

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

Key Stats for Mechanical Designer

Gender

Female
23 %
Male
77 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 6 votes.
1-4 years
17%
5-9 years
33%
10-19 years
24%
20 years or more
26%
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Experience Affects Mechanical Designer Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 7%

Experienced
up arrow 3%


National Average
$58,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 11%

Skills That Affect Mechanical Designer Salaries

Design
up arrow 11%

SolidWorks
up arrow 2%

Autodesk AutoCAD Mechanical
0%

National Average
$58,000

autodesk autocad
up arrow 1%

Engineering Design
up arrow 1%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 1%

Computer Aided Drafting & Design (CADD)
up arrow 2%

Microsoft Word
up arrow 3%

AutoCAD
up arrow 4%

Computer Aided Design (CAD)
up arrow 6%

Pro/Engineer
up arrow 7%

Autodesk Inventor
up arrow 8%

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 8%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 6 votes.

Gender

Female
23 %
Male
77 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
17%
5-9 years
33%
10-19 years
24%
20 years or more
26%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 89%
dental benefits
Dental: 68%
vision benefits
Vision: 41%
dental benefits
None: 8%
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