Mid-Career Senior Mechanical Engineer Salary (United States)

The average pay for a Mid-Career Senior Mechanical Engineer is $82,567 per year.
Mid-Career Senior Mechanical Engineer Salary (?
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$66,909 - $102,755
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $82,566
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Mid-Career Senior Mechanical Engineer Salary (?
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$30.48 - $63.79
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $39.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$66,909 - $102,755  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $11,134  
Profit Sharing
$974 - $7,988  
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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$68,726 - $109,181  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 2,486
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$30.48 - $63.79  
   
Overtime
$24.89 - $62.50  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $11,134  
   
Profit Sharing
$974 - $7,988  
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).
)
$68,726 - $109,181  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 91
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Pay Difference By Location

San Jose
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San Francisco
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Seattle
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New York
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Los Angeles
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Boston
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Detroit
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National Average
$85,000
Chicago
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Pittsburgh
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Orlando
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Atlanta
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Skills That Affect Mid-Career Senior Mechanical Engineer Salaries

Design
up arrow 7%
Product Development
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Simulation
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Computer Aided Engineering (CAE)
up arrow 4%
Computer Aided Design (CAD)
up arrow 3%
ANSYS
up arrow 3%
Engineering Design
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Technical Analysis
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Microsoft Excel
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Project Management
0%
National Average
$85,000
Pro/Engineer
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Microsoft Office
up arrow 2%
SolidWorks
up arrow 2%
Microsoft Word
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AutoCAD
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Job Satisfaction

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Gender

Female
7%
female alumni
 
Male
93%
male alumni

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 95% dental benefits Dental: 87%
vision benefits Vision: 70% employee benefits None: 4%
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