A Mid-Career Mechanical Engineer earns an average salary of $76,256 per year.

$59,358 - $97,007
(Median)
$59K
$76K
$97K
MEDIAN: $76,255
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$17.82 - $49.01
(Median)
$18
$31
$49
MEDIAN: $31.00
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90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$59,358 - $97,007  
   
Bonus
$392.13 - $9,999  
Profit Sharing
$504 - $10,296  
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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$59,401 - $100,279  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 4,724
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$17.82 - $49.01  
   
Hourly Tips
$2.95  
Overtime
$26.67 - $60.35  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$392.13 - $9,999  
   
Commission
$12,000  
Profit Sharing
$504 - $10,296  
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).
)
$59,401 - $100,279  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 336
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Skills That Affect Mechanical Engineer Salaries


Finite Element Analysis (FEA)
up arrow 4%

Matlab
up arrow 4%

Project Management
up arrow 2%

ANSYS
up arrow 2%

Pro/Engineer
up arrow 1%

Windows Operating System General Use
up arrow 1%

Microsoft Office
0%

Microsoft Excel
0%

Microsoft Word
0%

National Average
$78,000

Engineering Design
up arrow 1%

Computer Aided Design (CAD)
up arrow 2%

SolidWorks
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Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 596 votes.

Gender

Female
7 %
Male
93 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 92%
dental benefits
Dental: 81%
medical benefits
Vision: 67%
dental benefits
None: 7%
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