A Mechanical Engineer in Rochester, New York earns an average salary of $64,740 per year. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Project Management and ANSYS Simulation Software. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this career.

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Bonus
$0.00 - $3,973  
Profit Sharing
$-0.50 - $48,479  
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$42,803 - $87,573  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 90
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$12.18 - $34.41  
   
Overtime
$39.41  
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$0.00 - $3,973  
   
Profit Sharing
$-0.50 - $48,479  
Total Pay (?
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$42,803 - $87,573  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 12

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About Rochester, New York

Monroe County, New York
209,808
Male:
100,135 (47.7%)
Female:
109,673 (52.3%)
Rochester (/ˈrɒtʃᵻstər/ or /ˈrɒˌtʃɛstər/) is a city on the southern shore of Lake Ontario in the western portion of the U.S. state of New York, and the seat of Monroe County. The city's population (210,565) was the state's third largest — after New York City and Buffalo — at the time of the 2010 census. Rochester is the center of a larger metropolitan area that encompasses and extends beyond Monroe County, and comprises Genesee County, Livingston County, Ontario County, Orleans County and Wayne County. This area, which is part of the Western New York region, had a population of 1,079,671 at the time of the 2010 Census. A Census estimate of July 1, 2012, raised that number to 1,082,284. Rochester was one of America's first boomtowns, and rose to prominence as the site of many flour mills along the Genesee River, and then as a major hub of manufacturing. Several of the...
Rochester:
$31,946
New York:
$60,850
$790
Rochester:
$76,900
New York:
$293,500
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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
4 %
Male
96 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 14 votes.
Less than 1 year
12%
1-4 years
51%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
11%
20 years or more
6%
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Experience Affects Mechanical Engineer Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 37%


Experienced
up arrow 17%

National Average
$64,000


Skills That Affect Mechanical Engineer Salaries

Project Management
up arrow 18%

ANSYS Simulation Software
up arrow 11%

Microsoft Word
up arrow 10%

Pro/Engineer
up arrow 7%


Microsoft Excel
up arrow 5%

SolidWorks
up arrow 2%

Matlab
up arrow 2%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 1%

Finite Element Analysis (FEA)
up arrow 1%

National Average
$64,000

AutoCAD
up arrow 7%

autodesk autocad
up arrow 7%

Computer Aided Design (CAD)
up arrow 9%

Autodesk Software
up arrow 18%

AutoDesk
up arrow 20%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 14 votes.

Gender

Female
4 %
Male
96 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
12%
1-4 years
51%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
11%
20 years or more
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 93%
dental benefits
Dental: 73%
vision benefits
Vision: 57%
dental benefits
None: 6%
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