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Mechanical Engineer Salary in Seattle

The average salary for a Mechanical Engineer in Seattle, Washington is $71,615 per year. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 10 years in this field.

$51,824 - $97,869
(Median)
$52K
$72K
$98K
MEDIAN: $71,614
10%
50%
90%

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$18.42 - $49.83
(Median)
$18
$29
$50
MEDIAN: $28.00
10%
50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$51,824 - $97,869  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $9,145  
Profit Sharing
$964 - $10,365  
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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$51,828 - $100,173  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 366
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$18.42 - $49.83  
   
Overtime
$25.51 - $57.65  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
)
$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $9,145  
   
Profit Sharing
$964 - $10,365  
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).
)
$51,828 - $100,173  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 45

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Pay by Experience Level for Mechanical Engineer in Seattle, Washington

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

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Experience Affects Mechanical Engineer in Seattle, Washington Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 76%



National Average
$73,000


Skills That Affect Mechanical Engineer in Seattle, Washington Salaries

Windows Operating System General Use
up arrow 9%

ANSYS
up arrow 7%

Project Management
up arrow 4%

Pro/Engineer
up arrow 4%

CATIA
up arrow 3%

Engineering Design
0%

Computer Aided Design (CAD)
0%

National Average
$73,000

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 1%

AutoDesk
up arrow 1%

C++
up arrow 3%

SolidWorks
up arrow 4%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 4%

up arrow 8%

Matlab
up arrow 8%

Microsoft Word
up arrow 10%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 67 votes.

Gender

Female
12 %
Male
88 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
13%
1-4 years
42%
5-9 years
28%
10-19 years
12%
20 years or more
5%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 94% dental benefits Dental: 83%
vision benefits Vision: 72% employee benefits None: 6%
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