The average pay for a Mechanical Engineer in Hartford, Connecticut is $69,451 per year. Pay for this job rises steadily for more experienced workers, but goes down noticeably for the few employees with more than 20 years' experience. A skill in Microsoft Word is associated with high pay for this job. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 10 years' experience in this career.

$55,346 - $107,663
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$69K
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MEDIAN: $69,451
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$55,346 - $107,663  
   
Bonus
$397.32 - $5,135  
Profit Sharing
$1,500  
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$54,848 - $107,664  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 73

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About Hartford, Connecticut

Hartford County, Connecticut
124,014
Male:
58,042 (46.8%)
Female:
65,972 (53.2%)
Hartford is the capital of Connecticut and the historic seat of Hartford County until Connecticut disbanded county government in 1960. As of the 2010 Census, Hartford's population was 124,775, making it Connecticut's third-largest city after the coastal cities of Bridgeport and New Haven. Census Bureau estimates since then have indicated Hartford's subsequent fall to fourth place statewide as a result of sustained population growth in the coastal city of Stamford. Nicknamed the "Insurance Capital of the World", Hartford houses many insurance company headquarters, and insurance remains the region's major industry. Founded in 1635, Hartford is among the oldest cities in the United States. Hartford is home to the nation's oldest public art museum, the Wadsworth Atheneum; the oldest publicly funded park, Bushnell Park; the oldest continuously published newspaper, The Hartford Courant; the second-oldest secondary school, Hartford Public; Trinity College, an elite, private liberal arts college,...
Hartford:
$34,240
Connecticut:
$71,346
$952
Hartford:
$159,200
Connecticut:
$270,900
9.9%

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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
3 %
Male
97 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 8 votes.
Less than 1 year
13%
1-4 years
56%
5-9 years
15%
10-19 years
9%
20 years or more
7%
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Experience Affects Mechanical Engineer Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 56%

Late-Career
up arrow 42%

Mid-Career
up arrow 11%

National Average
$70,000


Skills That Affect Mechanical Engineer Salaries

Microsoft Word
up arrow 11%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 8%

Matlab
up arrow 7%

Computer Aided Design (CAD)
up arrow 6%

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 6%

autodesk autocad
up arrow 5%

Engineering Design
up arrow 2%

AutoCAD
0%

National Average
$70,000

ANSYS Simulation Software
up arrow 3%

Finite Element Analysis (FEA)
up arrow 3%

ANSYS
up arrow 5%

SolidWorks
up arrow 5%

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
3 %
Male
97 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
13%
1-4 years
56%
5-9 years
15%
10-19 years
9%
20 years or more
7%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 85%
dental benefits
Dental: 75%
vision benefits
Vision: 61%
dental benefits
None: 10%
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