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Mechanical Engineer Salary in Denver, Colorado

The average salary for a Mechanical Engineer in Denver, Colorado is $65,771 per year. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 10 years' experience in this field. Experience has a moderate effect on pay for this job.

$49,620 - $90,526
(Median)
$50K
$66K
$91K
MEDIAN: $65,770
10%
50%
90%

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$17.10 - $58.00
(Median)
$17
$26
$58
MEDIAN: $26.00
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50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$31K$62K$93K
Salary
$49,620 - $90,526  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $9,493  
Profit Sharing
$972 - $7,830  
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).
)
$49,085 - $92,543  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 1 Apr 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 279
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$20$40$60
Hourly Rate
$17.10 - $58.00  
   
Overtime
$22.89 - $49.66  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
)
$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $9,493  
   
Profit Sharing
$972 - $7,830  
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).
)
$49,085 - $92,543  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 1 Apr 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 29

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Pay by Experience Level for Mechanical Engineer in Denver, Colorado

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

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Experience Affects Mechanical Engineer in Denver, Colorado Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 51%

Experienced
up arrow 23%


National Average
$67,000


Skills That Affect Mechanical Engineer in Denver, Colorado Salaries

Pro/Engineer
up arrow 6%

Project Management
up arrow 4%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 1%

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 1%

Engineering Design
0%

Autodesk Revit MEP
0%

National Average
$67,000

Microsoft Word
up arrow 1%

SolidWorks
up arrow 2%

ANSYS
up arrow 2%

Computer Aided Design (CAD)
up arrow 4%

Project
up arrow 5%

Matlab
up arrow 6%

Windows Operating System General Use
up arrow 6%

AutoDesk
up arrow 7%

AutoCAD
up arrow 8%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 42 votes.

Gender

Female
14 %
Male
86 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
44%
5-9 years
32%
10-19 years
10%
20 years or more
4%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 93% dental benefits Dental: 80%
vision benefits Vision: 65% employee benefits None: 5%