The average pay for a Mechanical Engineer in Buffalo, New York is $60,144 per year. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 10 years' experience in this career. The highest paying skills associated with this job are Project Management and Engineering Design.

$45,795 - $81,419
$46K
$60K
$81K
MEDIAN: $60,144
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$19.26 - $29.71
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MEDIAN: $23.49
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Local Salary Data (?
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$0$29K$58K$87K
Salary
$45,795 - $81,419  
   
Bonus
$101.37 - $12,668  
Profit Sharing
$5,750  
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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$44,845 - $86,814  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 61
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$15$30$45
Hourly Rate
$23.49  
   
Overtime
$42.50  
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$29K$58K$87K
Bonus
$101.37 - $12,668  
   
Profit Sharing
$5,750  
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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$44,845 - $86,814  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 8

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About Buffalo, New York

Erie County, New York
258,066
Male:
124,537 (48.3%)
Female:
133,529 (51.7%)
Buffalo (/ˈbʌfəloʊ/) is a city in western New York state and the county seat of Erie County, on the eastern shores of Lake Erie at the head of the Niagara River. As of 2014, Buffalo is New York state's 2nd-most populous city after New York City, with 258,703 residents. The metropolitan area has a population of 1.13 million. Buffalo grew significantly in the 19th and 20th centuries as a result of the Erie Canal, railroads and Lake Erie, providing an abundance of fresh water and an ample trade route to the midwestern United States, while grooming its economy for the grain, steel and automobile industries during the 20th century. After an economic downturn in the latter half of the 20th century, Buffalo's economy has transitioned to sectors that include financial services, technology, biomedical engineering and education. Residents of Buffalo are called "Buffalonians". The city's nicknames include "The Queen City", "The Nickel City",...
Buffalo:
$32,509
New York:
$60,850
$711
Buffalo:
$75,800
New York:
$293,500
4.3%

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Key Stats for Mechanical Engineer

Gender

Female
2 %
Male
98 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.
046
Less than 1 year
19%
1-4 years
46%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
6%
20 years or more
3%
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Experience Affects Mechanical Engineer Salaries

Mid-Career
up arrow 7%

National Average
$60,000


Skills That Affect Mechanical Engineer Salaries

Project Management
up arrow 24%

Engineering Design
up arrow 18%

SolidWorks
up arrow 6%

National Average
$60,000

ANSYS
up arrow 1%

Computer Aided Design (CAD)
up arrow 2%

Windows Operating System General Use
up arrow 2%

Pro/Engineer
up arrow 3%

autodesk autocad
up arrow 4%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 4%

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 6%

AutoDesk
up arrow 6%

Autodesk Software
up arrow 8%

Matlab
up arrow 9%

AutoCAD
up arrow 11%

Microsoft Word
up arrow 16%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.

Gender

Female
2 %
Male
98 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
19%
1-4 years
46%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
6%
20 years or more
3%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 88%
dental benefits
Dental: 67%
vision benefits
Vision: 51%
dental benefits
None: 10%
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