Mechanical Engineer Salary in Pittsburgh (United States)

A Mechanical Engineer in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania earns an average salary of $62,757 per year. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 10 years in this career. A skill in Pro/Engineer is associated with high pay for this job.
Mechanical Engineer in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania Salary (?
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$49,430 - $81,222
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $62,757
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Mechanical Engineer in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania Salary (?
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$15.10 - $37.75
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MEDIAN: $25.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$28K$56K$84K
Salary
$49,430 - $81,222  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,064  
Profit Sharing
$1,030 - $6,302  
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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$48,951 - $81,725  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 220
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$18$36$54
Hourly Rate
$15.10 - $37.75  
   
Overtime
$12.50 - $53.25  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,064  
   
Profit Sharing
$1,030 - $6,302  
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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$48,951 - $81,725  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 20
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Experience Affects Mechanical Engineer in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 28%
Late-Career
up arrow 27%
National Average
$63,000

Skills That Affect Mechanical Engineer in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania Salaries

Pro/Engineer
up arrow 11%
ANSYS
up arrow 9%
Computer Aided Design (CAD)
up arrow 8%
Engineering Design
up arrow 2%
Project Management
up arrow 2%
SolidWorks
up arrow 1%
National Average
$63,000
Microsoft Excel
up arrow 3%
Matlab
up arrow 3%
Windows Operating System General Use
up arrow 3%
Microsoft Office
up arrow 4%
AutoCAD
up arrow 4%
Microsoft Word
up arrow 4%
AutoDesk
up arrow 4%
Project
up arrow 11%

Job Satisfaction

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Rated 5 out of 5 based on 54 votes.

Gender

Female
6%
female alumni
 
Male
94%
male alumni

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
11%
1-4 years
51%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
8%
20 years or more
7%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 92% dental benefits Dental: 81%
vision benefits Vision: 72% employee benefits None: 8%