Senior Mechanical Engineer in Seattle Salary

Six-figure salaries are the norm for Senior Mechanical Engineers in Seattle , with median pay hovering around $107K per year. Nearly all enjoy medical while most get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to a strong majority. Job satisfaction is high and work is enjoyable for most Senior Mechanical Engineers in Seattle, Wash. Participants in PayScale's salary questionnaire provided the particulars of this report.

$83,744 - $144,975
$84K
$110K
$140K
MEDIAN: $107,222
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50%
90%

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$53.00 - $61.04
$58
MEDIAN: $58.42
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$0$149K
Salary $83,744 - $144,975
Bonus $976 - $10,337
Profit Sharing $7,000
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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$86,684 - $149,725
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 13 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 71
Hourly Data $0$83
Hourly Rate $58.42
Overtime $52.88
Annual Data $0$149K
Bonus $976 - $10,337
Profit Sharing $7,000
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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$86,684 - $149,725
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 13 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 7

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About Seattle, Washington

King County, Washington
684,443
Male:
345,659 (50.5%)
Female:
338,784 (49.5%)
Seattle (/siˈætəl/) is a seaport city on the west coast of the United States and the seat of King County, Washington. With an estimated 684,451 residents as of 2015, Seattle is the largest city in both the state of Washington and the Pacific Northwest region of North America. As of 2015, it is estimated to be the 18th largest city in the United States. In July 2013, it was the fastest-growing major city in the United States and remained in the Top 5 in May 2015 with an annual growth rate of 2.1%. The Seattle metropolitan area is the 15th largest metropolitan area in the United States with over 3.7 million inhabitants. The city is situated on an isthmus between Puget Sound (an inlet of the Pacific Ocean) and Lake Washington, about 100 miles (160 km) south of the Canada–United States border. A major gateway for trade with Asia, Seattle is the...
Seattle:
$80,349
Washington:
$64,129
$1,356
Seattle:
$530,900
Washington:
$284,000
3.5%

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Pay by Experience Level for Senior Mechanical Engineer

Pay by Experience for a Senior Mechanical Engineer has a positive trend. An entry-level Senior Mechanical Engineer with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $83,000 based on 12 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Senior Mechanical Engineer with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $106,000 based on 18 salaries. An experienced Senior Mechanical Engineer which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $109,000 based on 37 salaries. A Senior Mechanical Engineer with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $124,000 based on 25 salaries.

Key Stats for Senior Mechanical Engineer

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 8 votes.
1-4 years
4%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
46%
20 years or more
28%
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Experience Affects Senior Mechanical Engineer Salaries

▲12%

National Average
$110,000

▼1%

▼4%

Entry-Level
▼25%

Skills That Affect Senior Mechanical Engineer Salaries


Microsoft Word
▲11%


Microsoft Office
▲5%

Pro/Engineer
▲5%

HVAC System Design
▲4%

Simulation
▲2%


National Average
$110,000

Design
▼1%

Project Management
▼2%

SolidWorks
▼3%


ANSYS
▼6%

Microsoft Excel
▼9%

AutoCAD
▼10%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 8 votes.

Years of Experience

1-4 years
4%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
46%
20 years or more
28%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 96%
dental benefits
Dental: 90%
vision benefits
Vision: 75%
no benefits
None: 4%
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