A Mechanical Engineer in Huntsville, Alabama earns an average salary of $67,699 per year. Experience has a moderate effect on income for this job. The highest paying skills associated with this job are Pro/Engineer, Project Management, Microsoft Word, Microsoft Office, and Microsoft Excel. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career.

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MEDIAN: $67,698
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$52,333 - $95,697  
   
Bonus
$304.10 - $4,872  
Profit Sharing
$500  
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$51,578 - $96,358  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 113

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About Huntsville, Alabama

Madison County, Alabama
189,114
Male:
91,764 (48.5%)
Female:
97,350 (51.5%)
Huntsville is a city located primarily in Madison County in the central part of the far northern region of Alabama. Huntsville is the county seat of Madison County. The city extends west into neighboring Limestone County. Huntsville's population was 180,105 as of the 2010 census. Huntsville is the fourth-largest city in Alabama and the largest city in the five-county Huntsville-Decatur-Albertville, AL Combined Statistical Area, which at the 2013 census estimate had a total population of 683,871. The Huntsville Metropolitan Area's population was 417,593 in 2010 to become the 2nd largest in Alabama. Huntsville metro's population reached 441,000 by 2014. It grew across nearby hills north of the Tennessee River, adding textile mills, then munitions factories, NASA's Marshall Space Flight Center and the United States Army Aviation and Missile Command nearby at the Redstone Arsenal. The National Trust for Historic Preservation named Huntsville to its "America's Dozen Distinctive Destinations...
Huntsville:
$46,769
Alabama:
$44,765
$745
Huntsville:
$175,100
Alabama:
$134,100
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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
11 %
Male
89 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 13 votes.
Less than 1 year
13%
1-4 years
43%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
12%
20 years or more
6%
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Experience Affects Mechanical Engineer Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 52%

Experienced
up arrow 37%


National Average
$68,000


Skills That Affect Mechanical Engineer Salaries

Pro/Engineer
up arrow 34%

Project Management
up arrow 25%

Microsoft Word
up arrow 16%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 12%



SolidWorks
up arrow 8%

Computer Aided Design (CAD)
up arrow 6%

Windows Operating System General Use
up arrow 6%

ANSYS
up arrow 6%

ANSYS Simulation Software
up arrow 3%

National Average
$68,000

Finite Element Analysis (FEA)
up arrow 1%

autodesk autocad
up arrow 5%

Matlab
up arrow 6%

AutoCAD
up arrow 11%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 13 votes.

Gender

Female
11 %
Male
89 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
13%
1-4 years
43%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
12%
20 years or more
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 94%
dental benefits
Dental: 82%
vision benefits
Vision: 70%
dental benefits
None: 5%
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