The average pay for a Mechanical Engineer in Irvine, California is $72,401 per year. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career. A skill in ANSYS Simulation Software is associated with high pay for this job.

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MEDIAN: $72,400
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$0$32K$64K$96K
Salary
$55,238 - $90,671  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $8,456  
Profit Sharing
$8,500  
Total Pay (?
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$51,722 - $93,399  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 68
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$16$32$48
Hourly Rate
$24.00  
   
Overtime
$40.50  
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$0$32K$64K$96K
Bonus
$0.00 - $8,456  
   
Profit Sharing
$8,500  
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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$51,722 - $93,399  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 7

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About Irvine, California

Orange County, California
256,927
Male:
125,411 (48.8%)
Female:
131,516 (51.2%)
Irvine (/ˈɜːrvaɪn/ UR-vyn) is an affluent city in Orange County, California, United States. It is a planned city; the Irvine Company started developing the area in the 1960s. Formally incorporated on December 28, 1971, the 66-square-mile (170 km2) city had a population of 212,375 as of the 2010 census; in 2016 the city's population was 258,386. In 2016, Irvine became the largest city in the continental United States with an Asian American plurality, constituting around 45% of the city's population. A number of corporations, particularly in the technology and semiconductor sectors, have their national or international headquarters in Irvine. Irvine is also home to several higher education institutions including the University of California, Irvine (UCI), Concordia University, Irvine Valley College, the Orange County Center of the University of Southern California (USC), and campuses of California State University Fullerton (CSUF), University of La Verne, and Pepperdine University. The...
Irvine:
$93,781
California:
$64,500
$2,070
Irvine:
$777,000
California:
$449,100
3.0%

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Experience Affects Mechanical Engineer Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 17%


National Average
$74,000


Skills That Affect Mechanical Engineer Salaries

ANSYS Simulation Software
up arrow 12%

CATIA
up arrow 8%

Finite Element Analysis (FEA)
up arrow 7%

Matlab
up arrow 5%

Project Management
up arrow 3%

Engineering Design
up arrow 2%

Microsoft Word
up arrow 2%

SolidWorks
0%

Microsoft Office
0%

Computer Aided Design (CAD)
0%

National Average
$74,000

AutoCAD
up arrow 1%

autodesk autocad
up arrow 12%

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 17%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 8 votes.

Gender

Female
4 %
Male
96 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
20%
1-4 years
45%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
8%
20 years or more
4%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 84%
dental benefits
Dental: 73%
medical benefits
Vision: 61%
dental benefits
None: 16%
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