A Mechanical Engineer in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania earns an average salary of $68,106 per year. Experience has a moderate effect on pay for this job. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 10 years in this career.

$55,151 - $85,441
(Median)
$55K
$68K
$85K
MEDIAN: $68,105
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50%
90%

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$10.77 - $34.72
(Median)
$11
$26
$35
MEDIAN: $25.00
10%
50%
90%

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Local Salary Data (?
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$0$29K$58K$87K
Salary
$55,151 - $85,441  
   
Bonus
$993 - $5,960  
Profit Sharing
$1,479 - $5,575  
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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$54,128 - $86,246  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 208
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$10.77 - $34.72  
   
Overtime
$28.38 - $73.97  
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$993 - $5,960  
   
Profit Sharing
$1,479 - $5,575  
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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$54,128 - $86,246  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 16
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Experience Affects Mechanical Engineer Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 74%



National Average
$69,000


Skills That Affect Mechanical Engineer Salaries

Finite Element Analysis (FEA)
up arrow 9%

ANSYS Simulation Software
up arrow 8%

Microsoft Word
up arrow 8%

ANSYS
up arrow 5%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 5%

Project Management
up arrow 4%

Engineering Design
up arrow 2%

Pro/Engineer
up arrow 2%

AutoDesk
up arrow 2%

Computer Aided Design (CAD)
up arrow 1%

Microsoft Excel
0%

National Average
$69,000

SolidWorks
up arrow 1%

Matlab
up arrow 3%

AutoCAD
up arrow 5%

autodesk autocad
up arrow 5%

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
13%
1-4 years
44%
5-9 years
29%
10-19 years
10%
20 years or more
4%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 89%
dental benefits
Dental: 82%
medical benefits
Vision: 74%
dental benefits
None: 10%
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