Mechanical Engineer in San Francisco Salary

The average salary for a Mechanical Engineer in San Francisco, California is $77,659 per year. The highest paying skills associated with this job are Project Management and Pro/Engineer. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.

$55,203 - $112,260
(Median)
$55K
$78K
$110K
MEDIAN: $77,659
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$20.43 - $50.34
(Median)
$20
$29
$50
MEDIAN: $28.00
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50%
90%

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Local Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$55,203 - $112,260  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $10,257  
Profit Sharing
$972 - $14,740  
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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$55,471 - $115,631  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 258
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$20.43 - $50.34  
   
Overtime
$31.07 - $72.95  
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $10,257  
   
Profit Sharing
$972 - $14,740  
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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$55,471 - $115,631  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 28
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Experience Affects Mechanical Engineer Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 52%

Experienced
up arrow 44%

Mid-Career
up arrow 18%

National Average
$79,000


Skills That Affect Mechanical Engineer Salaries

Project Management
up arrow 17%

Pro/Engineer
up arrow 13%

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 6%

Microsoft Word
up arrow 6%

ANSYS
up arrow 6%

Windows Operating System General Use
up arrow 3%

Engineering Design
up arrow 1%

SolidWorks
up arrow 1%

Computer Aided Design (CAD)
up arrow 1%

Matlab
up arrow 1%

National Average
$79,000

C++
up arrow 3%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 6%

AutoDesk
up arrow 7%

AutoCAD
up arrow 8%

Autodesk Revit MEP
up arrow 11%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 22 votes.

Gender

Female
18 %
Male
83 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
16%
1-4 years
53%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
9%
20 years or more
4%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 91%
dental benefits
Dental: 80%
medical benefits
Vision: 65%
dental benefits
None: 7%
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