Mechanical Engineer at Northrop Grumman Corporation Salary

Earnings for Mechanical Engineers at Northrop Grumman Corporation come in at around $75K per year on average. Location and tenure each impact pay for this group, with the former having the largest influence. Almost all report receiving medical coverage from their employers and a large number collect dental insurance. The vast majority of Mechanical Engineers at Northrop Grumman Corporation (81 percent) who took the survey are men. Most Mechanical Engineers at Northrop Grumman Corporation report high levels of job satisfaction. This report is based on responses to the PayScale salary survey.

$63,848 - $95,282
$64K
$75K
$95K
MEDIAN: $74,965
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50%
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$0$96K
Salary $63,848 - $95,282
Bonus $0.00 - $4,872
Profit Sharing $1,500
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$64,121 - $96,066
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 25 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 131

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Pay by Experience Level for Mechanical Engineer

Pay by Experience for a Mechanical Engineer has a positive trend. An entry-level Mechanical Engineer with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $71,000 based on 77 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Mechanical Engineer with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $88,000 based on 21 salaries. An experienced Mechanical Engineer which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $104,000 based on 10 salaries. A Mechanical Engineer with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $131,000 based on 12 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $75,152

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Sunnyvale is home to an above-average pay rate for Mechanical Engineers at Northrop Grumman Corporation, 93 percent higher than the national average. Mechanical Engineers at Northrop Grumman Corporation will also find cushy salaries in Chicago (+3 percent). In Palmdale, salaries are 6 percent below the national average and represent the lowest-paying market. Employers in Melbourne and San Diego also lean toward paying below-median salaries (6 percent lower and 4 percent lower, respectively).

Key Stats for Mechanical Engineer

Gender

Female
19 %
Male
81 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 17 votes.
Less than 1 year
24%
1-4 years
46%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
6%
20 years or more
7%
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Experience Affects Mechanical Engineer Salaries

▲74%

▲38%

▲17%

National Average
$75,000

▼6%

Skills That Affect Mechanical Engineer Salaries

Pro/Engineer
▲26%

Project Management
▲16%

AutoCAD
▲6%

ANSYS
▲4%

autodesk autocad
▲4%



Microsoft Word
▲2%


National Average
$75,000

Microsoft Excel
▼1%

CATIA
▼2%

▼3%

Computer Aided Design (CAD)
▼4%

Finite Element Analysis (FEA)
▼4%

Matlab
▼5%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 17 votes.

Gender

Female
19 %
Male
81 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
24%
1-4 years
46%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
6%
20 years or more
7%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 90%
dental benefits
Dental: 80%
vision benefits
Vision: 72%
no benefits
None: 9%
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