The average salary for a Mechanical Engineer in Atlanta, Georgia is $65,924 per year. Experience has a moderate effect on pay for this job. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.

$52,526 - $97,180
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MEDIAN: $65,923
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$19.57 - $36.06
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MEDIAN: $29.00
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$52,526 - $97,180  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $9,894  
Profit Sharing
$120.00 - $6,878  
Total Pay (?
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$52,186 - $100,078  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 185
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$19.57 - $36.06  
   
Overtime
$27.37 - $47.34  
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $9,894  
   
Profit Sharing
$120.00 - $6,878  
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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$52,186 - $100,078  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 16

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About Atlanta, Georgia

Fulton County, Georgia
463,875
Male:
223,960 (48.3%)
Female:
239,915 (51.7%)
Atlanta is the capital of and the most populous city in the U.S. state of Georgia, with an estimated 2015 population of 463,878. Atlanta is the cultural and economic center of the Atlanta metropolitan area, home to 5,522,942 people and the ninth largest metropolitan area in the United States. Atlanta is the county seat of Fulton County, and a small portion of the city extends eastward into DeKalb County. Atlanta was established in 1837 at the intersection of two railroad lines, and the city rose from the ashes of the American Civil War to become a national center of commerce. In the decades following the Civil Rights Movement, during which the city earned a reputation as "too busy to hate" for the relatively progressive views of some of its citizens and leaders compared to other cities in the Deep South Atlanta attained international prominence. Atlanta is the primary transportation hub of...
Atlanta:
$50,210
Georgia:
$51,244
$981
Atlanta:
$241,200
Georgia:
$159,300
4.8%

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Pay by Experience Level for Mechanical Engineer

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

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Experience Affects Mechanical Engineer Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 61%

Experienced
up arrow 39%


National Average
$67,000


Skills That Affect Mechanical Engineer Salaries

Finite Element Analysis (FEA)
up arrow 9%

Pro/Engineer
up arrow 7%

Matlab
up arrow 6%

Project Management
up arrow 5%

Engineering Design
up arrow 1%

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 1%

Computer Aided Design (CAD)
up arrow 1%

National Average
$67,000

Microsoft Word
up arrow 2%

Windows Operating System General Use
up arrow 7%

up arrow 8%


Microsoft Office
up arrow 8%

SolidWorks
up arrow 9%

Autodesk Software
up arrow 14%

AutoDesk
up arrow 18%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 18 votes.

Gender

Female
11 %
Male
89 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
14%
1-4 years
50%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
8%
20 years or more
8%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 88%
dental benefits
Dental: 69%
medical benefits
Vision: 53%
dental benefits
None: 11%
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