Senior Mechanical Engineer in Chicago, Illinois Salary

A Senior Mechanical Engineer in Chicago, Illinois earns an average salary of $84,920 per year. A skill in Project Management is associated with high pay for this job.

$68,241 - $114,280
(Median)
$68K
$85K
$110K
MEDIAN: $84,920
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90%

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$31.21 - $79.46
(Median)
$31
$44
$79
MEDIAN: $43.00
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50%
90%

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Local Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$68,241 - $114,280  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $10,256  
Profit Sharing
$5,015  
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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$69,292 - $121,037  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 110
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$27$54$81
Hourly Rate
$31.21 - $79.46  
   
Overtime
$42.92  
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$60K$120K$180K
Bonus
$0.00 - $10,256  
   
Profit Sharing
$5,015  
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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$69,292 - $121,037  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 10
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Experience Affects Senior Mechanical Engineer Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 17%


National Average
$89,000


Entry-Level
up arrow 13%

Skills That Affect Senior Mechanical Engineer Salaries


Technical Analysis
up arrow 8%

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 6%

Computer Aided Engineering (CAE)
up arrow 6%

Data Analysis
up arrow 5%

AutoCAD
up arrow 4%

Engineering Design
up arrow 1%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 1%

Design
up arrow 1%

National Average
$89,000

Computer Aided Design (CAD)
up arrow 5%

Product Development
up arrow 7%

Pro/Engineer
up arrow 15%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 24 votes.

Gender

Female
5 %
Male
95 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
18%
5-9 years
40%
10-19 years
25%
20 years or more
18%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 96%
dental benefits
Dental: 86%
medical benefits
Vision: 75%
dental benefits
None: 4%
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