Mechanical Engineer in Sunnyvale, California Salary

A Mechanical Engineer in Sunnyvale, California earns an average salary of $85,866 per year. A skill in Project Management is associated with high pay for this job. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.

$72,188 - $128,554
$72K
$86K
$130K
MEDIAN: $85,866
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90%

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$32.00 - $62.50
$34
MEDIAN: $34.32
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Salary
$72,188 - $128,554  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $25,913  
Profit Sharing
$10,500  
Total Pay (?
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$71,212 - $135,336  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 73
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Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$34.32  
   
Overtime
$50.11  
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $25,913  
   
Profit Sharing
$10,500  
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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$71,212 - $135,336  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 5
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About Sunnyvale, California

Santa Clara County, California
151,760
Male:
79,480 (52.4%)
Female:
72,280 (47.6%)
Sunnyvale (/ˈsʌniveɪl/ or /ˈsʌnivəl/) is a city located in Santa Clara County, California. As of the 2010 United States Census, the population was 140,095. Sunnyvale is the seventh most populous city in the San Francisco Bay Area and one of the major cities comprising Silicon Valley. It is bordered by portions of San Jose to the north, Moffett Federal Airfield to the northwest, Mountain View to the west, Los Altos to the southwest, Cupertino to the south, and Santa Clara to the east. It lies along the historic El Camino Real and Highway 101. As part of California's high-tech area known as Silicon Valley, Sunnyvale is the headquarters location of companies including Juniper Networks, Fortinet, Advanced Micro Devices, NetApp, Spansion, Yahoo!, AppliedMicro, and Ariba. It is also home to several aerospace/defense companies: Lockheed Martin has a major facility in Sunnyvale, and Honeywell, Northrop Grumman Electronic Systems - Marine Systems (formerly Joshua Hendy...
Sunnyvale:
$112,217
California:
$64,500
$2,127
Sunnyvale:
$992,400
California:
$449,100
3.6%

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Pay by Experience Level for Mechanical Engineer

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

Key Stats for Mechanical Engineer

Gender

Female
21 %
Male
79 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 7 votes.
Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
65%
5-9 years
12%
10-19 years
10%
20 years or more
5%
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Experience Affects Mechanical Engineer Salaries

Late-Career
▲68%

Experienced
▲57%

▲28%

National Average
$86,000

▼3%

Skills That Affect Mechanical Engineer Salaries

Project Management
▲12%

Finite Element Analysis (FEA)
▲6%


ANSYS Simulation Software
▲1%

SolidWorks
▼0%

Pro/Engineer
▼0%

Microsoft Office
▼0%

National Average
$86,000

Matlab
▼1%

Computer Aided Design (CAD)
▼1%

autodesk autocad
▼1%

Microsoft Word
▼3%

Microsoft Excel
▼6%

AutoCAD
▼14%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 7 votes.

Gender

Female
21 %
Male
79 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
65%
5-9 years
12%
10-19 years
10%
20 years or more
5%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 90%
dental benefits
Dental: 84%
vision benefits
Vision: 85%
dental benefits
None: 9%
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