A Mechanical Engineer in Minneapolis, Minnesota earns an average salary of $66,854 per year. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 10 years' experience in this career. Experience has a moderate effect on income for this job.

$56,274 - $91,521
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$92K
MEDIAN: $66,853
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$17.13 - $51.06
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MEDIAN: $26.00
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Local Salary Data (?
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$0$33K$66K$99K
Salary
$56,274 - $91,521  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $9,553  
Profit Sharing
$197.27 - $6,082  
Total Pay (?
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$54,761 - $96,008  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 180
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$18$36$54
Hourly Rate
$17.13 - $51.06  
   
Overtime
$37.53  
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $9,553  
   
Profit Sharing
$197.27 - $6,082  
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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$54,761 - $96,008  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 16

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About Minneapolis, Minnesota

Hennepin County, Minnesota
410,935
Male:
206,547 (50.3%)
Female:
204,388 (49.7%)
Minneapolis (/ˌmɪniˈæpəlɪs/) is the county seat of Hennepin County, and larger of the Twin Cities, the 16th-largest metropolitan area in the United States, containing about 3.5 million residents. As of 2015, Minneapolis is the largest city in the state of Minnesota and 46th-largest in the United States with a population of 410,939. Minneapolis and Saint Paul anchor the second-largest economic center in the Midwest, after Chicago. Minneapolis lies on both banks of the Mississippi River, just north of the river's confluence with the Minnesota River, and adjoins Saint Paul, the state's capital. The city is abundantly rich in water, with thirteen lakes, wetlands, the Mississippi River, creeks and waterfalls, many connected by parkways in the Chain of Lakes and the Grand Rounds National Scenic Byway. It was once the world's flour milling capital and a hub for timber. The city and surrounding region is the primary business center between Chicago and...
Minneapolis:
$54,571
Minnesota:
$63,488
$912
Minneapolis:
$227,500
Minnesota:
$200,000
4.3%

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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
8 %
Male
92 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 29 votes.
Less than 1 year
13%
1-4 years
48%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
8%
20 years or more
8%
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Experience Affects Mechanical Engineer Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 59%



National Average
$68,000


Skills That Affect Mechanical Engineer Salaries

Pro/Engineer
up arrow 4%

Project Management
up arrow 3%

Windows Operating System General Use
up arrow 3%

ANSYS
up arrow 2%

Engineering Design
0%

Finite Element Analysis (FEA)
0%

Microsoft Word
0%

ANSYS Simulation Software
0%

National Average
$68,000

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 1%

autodesk autocad
up arrow 1%

AutoCAD
up arrow 3%

AutoDesk
up arrow 3%

SolidWorks
up arrow 5%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 6%


Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 29 votes.

Gender

Female
8 %
Male
92 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
13%
1-4 years
48%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
8%
20 years or more
8%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 91%
dental benefits
Dental: 81%
vision benefits
Vision: 54%
dental benefits
None: 8%
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