A Senior Mechanical Design Engineer earns an average salary of $84,111 per year. Most people in this job have more than five years' experience in related jobs.
Senior Mechanical Design Engineer Total Pay (?
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$63,747 - $109,826
(Median)
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84K
96K
110K
MEDIAN: $84,111
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Senior Mechanical Design Engineer Total Pay (?
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$26.05 - $71.91
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $39.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$63,747 - $109,826  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $10,291  
Profit Sharing
$968 - $8,809  
Commission
$0.00 - $32,500  
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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$65,320 - $115,839  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 23 Apr 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 2,067
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$26$52$78
Hourly Rate
$26.05 - $71.91  
   
Overtime
$0.41 - $75.59  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$60K$120K$180K
Bonus
$0.00 - $10,291  
   
Commission
$0.00 - $32,500  
Profit Sharing
$968 - $8,809  
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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$65,320 - $115,839  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 23 Apr 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 2,067
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Job Description for Senior Mechanical Design Engineer
  • Ensure completion of form, weight, reliability, and material analysis.
  • Oversee and manage drafters, designers, engineers, projects, schedules, production costs, and product testing.
  • Research, design, develop, and evaluate designs and products.
  • Lead troubleshooting and debugging efforts.
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Pay by Experience Level for Senior Mechanical Design Engineer
Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.
Pay Difference By Location
Irvine
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Denver
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Orlando
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Minneapolis
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Seattle
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Boston
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Phoenix
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Chicago
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Los Angeles
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Portland
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San Diego
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Detroit
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National Average
$87,000
Cincinnati
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Experience Affects Senior Mechanical Design Engineer Salaries

National Average
$87,000

Skills That Affect Senior Mechanical Design Engineer Salaries

Product Development
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Computer Aided Design (CAD)
up arrow 3%
Design
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Pro/Engineer
up arrow 1%
Project Management
up arrow 1%
Engineering Design
0%
National Average
$87,000
Microsoft Office
up arrow 3%
SolidWorks
up arrow 4%
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Job Satisfaction
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Gender
Female
5%
female alumni
 
Male
95%
male alumni
Years of Experience
Less than 1 year
0%
1-4 years
5%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
41%
20 years or more
28%
Common Health Benefits
medical benefits Medical: 92% dental benefits Dental: 83%
vision benefits Vision: 64% employee benefits None: 7%
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