Mechanical Engineer in Indianapolis Salary

A Mechanical Engineer in Indianapolis, Indiana earns an average salary of $67,181 per year. A skill in Microsoft Word is associated with high pay for this job. Pay for this job rises steadily for more experienced workers, but goes down noticeably for the few employees with more than 20 years' experience. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 10 years' experience in this field.

$51,869 - $94,443
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$67K
$94K
MEDIAN: $67,181
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$51,869 - $94,443  
   
Bonus
$493.16 - $7,096  
Profit Sharing
$23.41 - $7,830  
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$52,455 - $96,094  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 111
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About Indianapolis, Indiana

Marion County, Indiana
848,423
Male:
410,615 (48.4%)
Female:
437,808 (51.6%)
Indianapolis (pronounced /ˌɪndiəˈnæpəlɪs/), is the capital and largest city of the U.S. state of Indiana and the seat of Marion County. It is in the East North Central region of the Midwestern United States. With an estimated population of 853,173 in 2015, Indianapolis is the second most populous city in the Midwest, after Chicago, and 14th largest in the U.S. The city is the economic and cultural center of the Indianapolis metropolitan area, home to 2 million people, the 34th most populous metropolitan statistical area in the U.S. Its combined statistical area ranks 26th, with 2.4 million inhabitants. Indianapolis covers 372 square miles (963.5 km²), making it the 16th largest city by land area in the U.S. Founded in 1821 as a planned city for the new seat of the government of Indiana, Indianapolis was platted by Alexander Ralston and Elias Pym Fordham on a 1-square-mile (2.6 km2) grid adjacent to the White...
Indianapolis:
$41,278
Indiana:
$50,532
$807
Indianapolis:
$123,500
Indiana:
$131,000
5.6%

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Pay by Experience Level for Mechanical Engineer

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

Key Stats for Mechanical Engineer

Gender

Female
7 %
Male
93 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 9 votes.
Less than 1 year
12%
1-4 years
50%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
7%
20 years or more
9%
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Experience Affects Mechanical Engineer Salaries

Experienced
▲42%

Late-Career
▲28%

▲12%

National Average
$68,000

▼5%

Skills That Affect Mechanical Engineer Salaries

Microsoft Word
▲20%

Microsoft Office
▲9%


ANSYS
▲6%

Matlab
▲5%

Windows Operating System General Use
▲5%


Project Management
▲4%


ANSYS Simulation Software
▲1%

Engineering Design
▼0%

National Average
$68,000


SolidWorks
▼6%

▼9%

AutoDesk
▼13%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 9 votes.

Gender

Female
7 %
Male
93 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
12%
1-4 years
50%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
7%
20 years or more
9%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 87%
dental benefits
Dental: 78%
vision benefits
Vision: 70%
dental benefits
None: 9%
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