A Mechanical Engineer in Albany, New York earns an average salary of $68,384 per year. The highest paying skills associated with this job are Finite Element Analysis (FEA), ANSYS, Microsoft Excel, and Microsoft Office.

$49,594 - $95,829
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$96K
MEDIAN: $68,384
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 43

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About Albany, New York

Albany County, New York
98,452
Male:
47,627 (48.4%)
Female:
50,825 (51.6%)
Albany (/ˈɔːlbəniː/ AWL-bə-nee) is the capital of the U.S. state of New York and the seat of Albany County. Roughly 150 miles (240 km) north of New York City, Albany developed on the west bank of the Hudson River, about 10 miles (16 km) south of its confluence with the Mohawk River. The population of the City of Albany was 97,856 according to the 2010 census. Albany constitutes the economic and cultural core of the Capital District of New York State, which comprises the Albany-Schenectady-Troy, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area, including the nearby cities and suburbs of Troy, Schenectady, and Saratoga Springs. With a Census-estimated population of 1,170,483 in 2013, the Capital District is the third-most populous metropolitan region in the state and 38th in the United States. Fortune 500 companies that have offices in Albany include American Express, J.P. Morgan and Chase, Merrill Lynch, General Electric, Verizon, Goldman Sachs, International Paper, and Key...
Albany:
$38,267
New York:
$60,850
$852
Albany:
$172,600
New York:
$293,500
5.7%

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Pay by Experience Level for Mechanical Engineer

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

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Experience Affects Mechanical Engineer Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 38%

Experienced
up arrow 29%


National Average
$69,000


Skills That Affect Mechanical Engineer Salaries

ANSYS
up arrow 16%

Finite Element Analysis (FEA)
up arrow 16%

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 13%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 13%

ANSYS Simulation Software
up arrow 8%

Matlab
up arrow 7%

Computer Aided Design (CAD)
up arrow 5%

Engineering Design
up arrow 2%

Project Management
up arrow 2%

Microsoft Word
up arrow 2%

Pro/Engineer
up arrow 1%

National Average
$69,000

SolidWorks
up arrow 2%

AutoCAD
up arrow 4%

autodesk autocad
up arrow 4%

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
4 %
Male
96 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
42%
5-9 years
30%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
2%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 81%
dental benefits
Dental: 61%
medical benefits
Vision: 55%
dental benefits
None: 16%
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