Median pay for Mechanical Project Engineers with Technical Specification skills lies in the neighborhood of $73K annually. Most Mechanical Project Engineers with Technical Specification skills are fairly content with their jobs, and work satisfaction falls in line with the national average. Nearly all report receiving medical coverage from their employers and a strong majority collect dental insurance. The figures in this rundown are based on the results of PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$59,392 - $118,359
$59K
$73K
$120K
MEDIAN: $72,518
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$59,392 - $118,359  
   
Bonus
$195.74 - $9,192  
Profit Sharing
$5,000  
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$59,800 - $119,258  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 31

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Pay by Experience Level for Mechanical Project Engineer

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


Average salaries for inexperienced employees average out to around $67K, but folks who have five to 10 years of experience earn a higher median of $84K. Mechanical Project Engineers with Technical Specification skills bring in $80K after working for 10 to 20 years. Mechanical Project Engineers with Technical Specification skills who have spent more than 20 years on the job report earning a significantly higher median of $123K.

Key Stats for Mechanical Project Engineer

Gender

Female
4 %
Male
96 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 7 votes.
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1-4 years
27%
5-9 years
42%
10-19 years
15%
20 years or more
15%
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Experience Affects Mechanical Project Engineer Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 60%

Mid-Career
up arrow 9%

Experienced
up arrow 4%

National Average
$77,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 13%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 7 votes.

Gender

Female
4 %
Male
96 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
27%
5-9 years
42%
10-19 years
15%
20 years or more
15%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 94%
dental benefits
Dental: 77%
vision benefits
Vision: 55%
dental benefits
None: 6%
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