The average pay for a Mechanical Engineer in Denver, Colorado is $66,757 per year. Experience has a moderate effect on salary for this job. A skill in Windows Operating System General Use is associated with high pay for this job. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 10 years in this field.

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$15.32 - $59.60
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$0$33K$66K$99K
Salary
$50,702 - $96,402  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $9,313  
Profit Sharing
$-0.50 - $16,638  
Total Pay (?
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$50,041 - $98,526  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 219
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Hourly Rate
$15.32 - $59.60  
   
Overtime
$0.21 - $39.78  
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $9,313  
   
Profit Sharing
$-0.50 - $16,638  
Total Pay (?
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$50,041 - $98,526  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 20

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About Denver, Colorado

Denver County, Colorado
682,545
Male:
341,137 (50.0%)
Female:
341,408 (50.0%)
Denver (/ˈdɛnvər/), officially the City and County of Denver, is the capital and most populous municipality of the U.S. state of Colorado. Denver is located in the South Platte River Valley on the western edge of the High Plains just east of the Front Range of the Rocky Mountains. The Denver downtown district is located immediately east of the confluence of Cherry Creek with the South Platte River, approximately 12 mi (19 km) east of the foothills of the Rocky Mountains. Denver is nicknamed the Mile-High City because its official elevation is exactly one mile (5,280 ft or 1,610 m) above sea level, making it one of the highest major cities in the United States. The 105th meridian west of Greenwich, the longitudinal reference for the Mountain Time Zone, passes directly through Denver Union Station. Denver is ranked as a Beta- world city by the Globalization and World Cities Research Network. With a 2015 estimated...
Denver:
$58,003
Colorado:
$63,909
$1,094
Denver:
$316,700
Colorado:
$283,800
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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
13 %
Male
87 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 22 votes.
044
Less than 1 year
12%
1-4 years
45%
5-9 years
30%
10-19 years
8%
20 years or more
5%
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Experience Affects Mechanical Engineer Salaries


Experienced
up arrow 43%


National Average
$68,000


Skills That Affect Mechanical Engineer Salaries

Windows Operating System General Use
up arrow 11%

Finite Element Analysis (FEA)
up arrow 7%

Microsoft Word
up arrow 6%

Computer Aided Design (CAD)
0%

National Average
$68,000



Autodesk Revit MEP
up arrow 2%


ANSYS
up arrow 3%

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 4%

AutoDesk
up arrow 4%

AutoCAD
up arrow 6%

SolidWorks
up arrow 6%

autodesk autocad
up arrow 8%

Matlab
up arrow 13%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 22 votes.

Gender

Female
13 %
Male
87 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
12%
1-4 years
45%
5-9 years
30%
10-19 years
8%
20 years or more
5%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 92%
dental benefits
Dental: 77%
vision benefits
Vision: 70%
dental benefits
None: 8%
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