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Mechanical Engineer Salary at Northrop Grumman Corporation

The average Mechanical Engineer at Northrop Grumman Corporation can expect to rake in roughly $72K per year. Experience level and the particular city each impact pay for this group, with the former having the largest influence. The majority of workers are highly satisfied with their job. The vast majority (88 percent) of Mechanical Engineers at Northrop Grumman Corporation who answered the questionnaire are male. Almost all receive medical and dental insurance and a large number get vision insurance. The figures in this overview were provided by individuals who took PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$60,184 - $114,564
MEDIAN: $72,210

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$60,184 - $114,564  
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Profit Sharing
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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).
$59,511 - $115,754  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 93

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Pay by Experience Level for Mechanical Engineer at Northrop Grumman Corporation

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

Mechanical Engineers at Northrop Grumman Corporation who reported more years of relevant experience also reported higher earnings. During their first five years in the workforce, individuals in this position earn $70K on average. Survey participants with five to 10 years under their belts see an only a slightly bigger average of $75K. After 10 to 20 years, professionals can make it pretty big; the median salary sits in the six-figure neighborhood of $109K. Big financial gains seem to result from working for more than two decades; veterans in this group report earning $145K on average.

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Experience Affects Mechanical Engineer at Northrop Grumman Corporation Salaries

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Skills That Affect Mechanical Engineer at Northrop Grumman Corporation Salaries

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Computer Aided Design (CAD)
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Microsoft Office
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Microsoft Word
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Microsoft Excel

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Project Management
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Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 29 votes.


12 %
88 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 96% dental benefits Dental: 92%
vision benefits Vision: 84% employee benefits None: 4%