The average pay for an Entry-Level Mechanical Engineer in Detroit, Michigan is $68,070 per year.

$51,675 - $80,375
(Median)
$52K
$68K
$80K
MEDIAN: $68,070
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$11.74 - $45.95
(Median)
$12
$30
$46
MEDIAN: $30
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Local Salary Data (?
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$0$28K$56K$84K
Salary
$51,675 - $80,375  
   
Bonus
$1,350 - $7,025  
Profit Sharing
$489.36 - $5,617  
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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$50,096 - $83,279  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 166
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$17$34$51
Hourly Rate
$11.74 - $45.95  
   
Overtime
$20.36 - $49.46  
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$1,350 - $7,025  
   
Profit Sharing
$489.36 - $5,617  
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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$50,096 - $83,279  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 16

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About Detroit, Michigan

Wayne County, Michigan
677,124
Male:
319,265 (47.2%)
Female:
357,859 (52.8%)
Detroit (/dᵻˈtrɔɪt/) is the most populous city in the U.S. state of Michigan, the fourth-largest city in the Midwest and the largest city on the United States–Canada border. It is the seat of Wayne County, the most populous county in the state. The municipality of Detroit had a 2015 estimated population of 677,116, making it the 21st-most populous city in the United States. The metropolitan area, known as Metro Detroit, is home to 4.3 million people and lies at the heart of the Great Lakes Megalopolis area, with around 60 million people. Roughly one-half of Michigan's population lives in Metro Detroit alone. The Detroit–Windsor area, a commercial link straddling the Canada–U.S. border, has a total population of about 5.7 million. Detroit is a major port on the Detroit River, a strait that connects the Great Lakes system to the Saint Lawrence Seaway. The Detroit Metropolitan Airport is among the most important hubs...
Detroit:
$25,980
Michigan:
$51,084
$747
Detroit:
$42,600
Michigan:
$137,500
10.9%

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Skills That Affect Mechanical Engineer Salaries

CATIA
up arrow 7%

Pro/Engineer
up arrow 6%

Matlab
up arrow 5%

Computer Aided Design (CAD)
up arrow 4%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 3%

ANSYS
up arrow 3%

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 2%

Project Management
up arrow 1%

Engineering Design
0%

Finite Element Analysis (FEA)
0%

National Average
$70,000

Microsoft Word
up arrow 4%

ANSYS Simulation Software
up arrow 5%

autodesk autocad
up arrow 10%

SolidWorks
up arrow 12%

AutoCAD
up arrow 13%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 18 votes.

Gender

Female
8 %
Male
92 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 90%
dental benefits
Dental: 77%
medical benefits
Vision: 59%
dental benefits
None: 9%
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