Entry-Level Mechanical Engineer in Washington, District of Columbia Salary

The average pay for an Entry-Level Mechanical Engineer in Washington, District of Columbia is $70,590 per year. A skill in Finite Element Analysis (FEA) is associated with high pay for this job.

$53,752 - $92,804
(Median)
$54K
$71K
$93K
MEDIAN: $70,589
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$53,752 - $92,804  
   
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$0.00 - $5,054  
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$52,405 - $93,240  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 101

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About Washington, District of Columbia

District of Columbia, District of Columbia
672,228
Male:
319,705 (47.6%)
Female:
352,523 (52.4%)
Washington, D.C., formally the District of Columbia and commonly referred to as "Washington", "the District", or simply "D.C.", is the capital of the United States. The signing of the Residence Act on July 16, 1790, approved the creation of a capital district located along the Potomac River on the country's East Coast. The U.S. Constitution provided for a federal district under the exclusive jurisdiction of the Congress and the District is therefore not a part of any state. The states of Maryland and Virginia each donated land to form the federal district, which included the pre-existing settlements of Georgetown and Alexandria. Named in honor of President George Washington, the City of Washington was founded in 1791 to serve as the new national capital. In 1846, Congress returned the land originally ceded by Virginia; in 1871, it created a single municipal government for the remaining portion of the District. Washington had an estimated...
Washington:
$75,628
District of Columbia:
$75,628
$1,417
Washington:
$551,300
District of Columbia:
$551,300
5.0%

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Skills That Affect Mechanical Engineer Salaries

Finite Element Analysis (FEA)
up arrow 12%

Matlab
up arrow 9%

Project Management
up arrow 9%

SolidWorks
up arrow 9%

Engineering Design
up arrow 2%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 1%

Project
up arrow 1%

Microsoft Excel
0%

Microsoft Word
0%

National Average
$71,000

Computer Aided Design (CAD)
up arrow 2%

autodesk autocad
up arrow 3%

Autodesk Revit MEP
up arrow 6%

AutoCAD
up arrow 11%

AutoDesk
up arrow 15%

Pro/Engineer
up arrow 17%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 6 votes.

Gender

Female
7 %
Male
93 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 88%
dental benefits
Dental: 71%
medical benefits
Vision: 65%
dental benefits
None: 10%
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