A Late-Career Mechanical Engineer earns an average salary of $98,524 per year.

$65,605 - $139,372
(Median)
$66K
$99K
$140K
MEDIAN: $98,524
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$19.87 - $74.08
(Median)
$20
$35
$74
MEDIAN: $35.00
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90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$65,605 - $139,372  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $18,336  
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $16,573  
Commission
$12,000  
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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$63,563 - $147,319  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 1,239
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$30$60$90
Hourly Rate
$19.87 - $74.08  
   
Hourly Tips
$9.09  
Overtime
$27.28 - $87.98  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$60K$120K$180K
Bonus
$0.00 - $18,336  
   
Commission
$12,000  
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $16,573  
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).
)
$63,563 - $147,319  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 133
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Skills That Affect Mechanical Engineer Salaries

Finite Element Analysis (FEA)
up arrow 5%

Project
up arrow 5%

ANSYS
up arrow 4%

Project Management
up arrow 2%

Engineering Design
0%

Microsoft Excel
0%

National Average
$100,000

Pro/Engineer
up arrow 1%

Microsoft Word
up arrow 2%

Windows Operating System General Use
up arrow 2%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 3%

Computer Aided Design (CAD)
up arrow 3%

autodesk autocad
up arrow 9%


Autocad 2000i
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AutoDesk
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Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 178 votes.

Gender

Female
5 %
Male
95 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 87%
dental benefits
Dental: 70%
medical benefits
Vision: 57%
dental benefits
None: 11%
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