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Mechanical Engineer Salary in San Francisco

The average salary for a Mechanical Engineer in San Francisco, California is $75,266 per year. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this field. Experience has a moderate effect on income for this job.

$55,127 - $107,402
(Median)
$55K
$75K
$110K
MEDIAN: $75,266
10%
50%
90%

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$20.04 - $69.53
(Median)
$20
$31
$70
MEDIAN: $31.00
10%
50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$55,127 - $107,402  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $10,082  
Profit Sharing
$100.00 - $15,260  
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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$55,187 - $115,067  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 215
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$20.04 - $69.53  
   
Overtime
$28.38 - $73.98  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
)
$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $10,082  
   
Profit Sharing
$100.00 - $15,260  
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).
)
$55,187 - $115,067  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 20

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Experience Affects Mechanical Engineer in San Francisco, California Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 32%

Mid-Career
up arrow 11%

National Average
$77,000


Skills That Affect Mechanical Engineer in San Francisco, California Salaries

Pro/Engineer
up arrow 8%

Project Management
up arrow 7%

Microsoft Word
up arrow 7%

ANSYS
up arrow 6%

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 3%

Computer Aided Design (CAD)
up arrow 3%

Autodesk Revit MEP
up arrow 3%

SolidWorks
up arrow 2%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 1%

National Average
$77,000

Matlab
up arrow 1%

Engineering Design
up arrow 3%

AutoCAD
up arrow 6%

AutoDesk
up arrow 7%

C++
up arrow 10%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 29 votes.

Gender

Female
13 %
Male
87 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
12%
1-4 years
54%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
11%
20 years or more
3%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 88% dental benefits Dental: 76%
vision benefits Vision: 60% employee benefits None: 9%
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