A Mechanical Engineer with Microsoft Word skills in Houston, Texas earns an average salary of $73,486 per year. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.

$49,666 - $111,627
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$50K
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MEDIAN: $73,486
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MEDIAN: $25.00
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Local Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$49,666 - $111,627  
   
Bonus
$503 - $11,920  
Profit Sharing
$4,150  
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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$49,047 - $114,335  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 63
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$1.7K$3.4K$5.1K
Hourly Rate
$25.43  
   
Overtime
$25.17 - $4,966  
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$5M$10M$15M
Bonus
$503 - $11,920  
   
Profit Sharing
$4,150  
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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$49,047 - $114,335  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 9
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Experience Affects Mechanical Engineer Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 26%

Mid-Career
up arrow 15%

National Average
$75,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 6%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 11 votes.

Gender

Female
9 %
Male
91 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
13%
1-4 years
50%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
8%
20 years or more
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 92%
dental benefits
Dental: 71%
medical benefits
Vision: 67%
dental benefits
None: 6%
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