A Mechanical Engineer in Kansas City, Missouri earns an average salary of $65,321 per year. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience. The highest paying skills associated with this job are Autodesk Revit MEP, Pro/Engineer, Engineering Design, and Project Management.

$58,346 - $89,717
$58K
$65K
$90K
MEDIAN: $65,320
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$14.50 - $24.18
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MEDIAN: $21.00
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Local Salary Data (?
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$0$31K$62K$93K
Salary
$58,346 - $89,717  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $8,681  
Profit Sharing
$6,000  
Total Pay (?
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$54,020 - $91,367  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 72
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$16$32$48
Hourly Rate
$21.75  
   
Overtime
$9.19 - $46.59  
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$32K$64K$96K
Bonus
$0.00 - $8,681  
   
Profit Sharing
$6,000  
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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$54,020 - $91,367  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 8

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About Kansas City, Missouri

Jackson County, Missouri
475,361
Male:
228,430 (48.1%)
Female:
246,931 (51.9%)
Kansas City is the largest city in the U.S. state of Missouri and the sixth largest city in the Midwest. According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the city had an estimated population of 475,378 in 2015, making it the 36th largest city by population in the United States. It is the anchor city of the Kansas City metropolitan area, which straddles the Kansas–Missouri border. Kansas City was founded in the 1830s as a Missouri River port at its confluence with the Kansas River coming in from the west. On June 1, 1850 the town of Kansas was incorporated; shortly after came the establishment of the Kansas Territory. Confusion between the two ensued and the name Kansas City was assigned to distinguish them soon thereafter. Sitting on Missouri's western border, with Downtown near the confluence of the Kansas and Missouri rivers, the modern city encompasses some 319.03 square miles (826.3 km2), making it...
Kansas City:
$50,259
Missouri:
$50,238
$833
Kansas City:
$138,400
Missouri:
$147,800
3.5%

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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
5 %
Male
95 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 8 votes.
Less than 1 year
16%
1-4 years
41%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
11%
20 years or more
8%
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Experience Affects Mechanical Engineer Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 39%

Experienced
up arrow 19%


National Average
$67,000


Skills That Affect Mechanical Engineer Salaries

Autodesk Revit MEP
up arrow 20%

Pro/Engineer
up arrow 17%

Engineering Design
up arrow 16%

Project Management
up arrow 16%

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 8%

autodesk autocad
up arrow 7%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 6%

SolidWorks
up arrow 5%

Computer Aided Design (CAD)
up arrow 5%

Microsoft Word
up arrow 4%

Windows Operating System General Use
0%

National Average
$67,000

AutoCAD
up arrow 1%

AutoDesk
up arrow 4%

Finite Element Analysis (FEA)
up arrow 9%

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
5 %
Male
95 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
16%
1-4 years
41%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
11%
20 years or more
8%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 88%
dental benefits
Dental: 77%
vision benefits
Vision: 63%
dental benefits
None: 10%
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