Average Mechanical Engineers at Northrop Grumman Corporation make around $74K annually. Geography is the biggest factor affecting pay for this group, followed by years of experience. Male Mechanical Engineers at Northrop Grumman Corporation far outnumber their female contemporaries among those who completed the questionnaire. Nearly all enjoy medical while most get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to a strong majority. For the most part, people in this position report moderate levels of job satisfaction. The data for this synopsis comes from respondents who took the PayScale salary survey.

$63,812 - $117,417
$64K
$74K
$120K
MEDIAN: $74,256
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National Salary Data (?
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$63,812 - $117,417  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $9,933  
Profit Sharing
$4,000  
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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$64,127 - $119,579  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 114

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Pay by Experience Level for Mechanical Engineer

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.


Experience seems to be a major factor in determining the incomes of Mechanical Engineers at Northrop Grumman Corporation. Relatively untried employees who have less than five years' experience have a median salary of $71K. Those who have been around for five to 10 years can expect to take home more — $86K on average. Experienced professionals who have spent one to two decades on the job can score lucrative paychecks that average out to $102K. More than 20 years of experience seem related to solid financial gains; veterans in this group report earning a median of $139K.

Key Stats for Mechanical Engineer

Gender

Female
14 %
Male
86 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 13 votes.
Less than 1 year
24%
1-4 years
36%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
8%
20 years or more
11%
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Experience Affects Mechanical Engineer Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 86%

Experienced
up arrow 36%


National Average
$75,000


Skills That Affect Mechanical Engineer Salaries

Pro/Engineer
up arrow 26%

Project Management
up arrow 13%

AutoCAD
up arrow 7%

autodesk autocad
up arrow 5%

ANSYS
up arrow 5%

Microsoft Word
up arrow 4%


Microsoft Office
up arrow 3%

ANSYS Simulation Software
up arrow 3%

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 1%

SolidWorks
up arrow 1%

CATIA
0%

National Average
$75,000

Finite Element Analysis (FEA)
up arrow 1%

Computer Aided Design (CAD)
up arrow 2%

Matlab
up arrow 3%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 13 votes.

Gender

Female
14 %
Male
86 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
24%
1-4 years
36%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
8%
20 years or more
11%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 95%
dental benefits
Dental: 84%
vision benefits
Vision: 78%
dental benefits
None: 4%
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