Late-Career Senior Mechanical Engineer Salary (United States)

A Late-Career Senior Mechanical Engineer earns an average salary of $99,712 per year.
Late-Career Senior Mechanical Engineer Total Pay (?
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$77,218 - $134,365
(Median)
77K
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MEDIAN: $99,712
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Late-Career Senior Mechanical Engineer Total Pay (?
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$32.35 - $90.40
(Median)
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90
MEDIAN: $53.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$77,218 - $134,365  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $16,620  
Profit Sharing
$524 - $13,178  
Commission
$0.00 - $6,104  
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).
)
$79,151 - $145,670  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 Aug 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 1,699
National Hourly Rate 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$31$62$93
Hourly Rate
$32.35 - $90.40  
   
Overtime
$35.54 - $89.55  
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.
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$0$70K$140K$210K
Bonus
$0.00 - $16,620  
   
Commission
$0.00 - $6,104  
Profit Sharing
$524 - $13,178  
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).
)
$79,151 - $145,670  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 Aug 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 1,699
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Pay Difference By Location

San Jose
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Houston
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San Diego
up arrow 13%
Huntsville
up arrow 9%
Orlando
up arrow 9%
Los Angeles
up arrow 8%
Baltimore
up arrow 4%
Denver
up arrow 3%
Atlanta
0%
National Average
$104,000
Chicago
up arrow 1%
Seattle
up arrow 3%
Detroit
up arrow 4%
Pittsburgh
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Indianapolis
up arrow 11%
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Skills That Affect Late-Career Senior Mechanical Engineer Salaries

Technical Analysis
up arrow 9%
Simulation
up arrow 9%
Microsoft Word
up arrow 2%
Microsoft Excel
up arrow 1%
ANSYS
0%
National Average
$104,000
Project Management
up arrow 1%
Engineering Design
up arrow 1%
Microsoft Office
up arrow 2%
Product Development
up arrow 2%
Pro/Engineer
up arrow 2%
HVAC System Design
up arrow 2%
Design
up arrow 4%
Computer Aided Design (CAD)
up arrow 5%
AutoCAD
up arrow 6%
SolidWorks
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Gender

Female
4%
female alumni
 
Male
96%
male alumni

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 88% dental benefits Dental: 75%
vision benefits Vision: 60% employee benefits None: 10%
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