An Experienced Mechanical Engineer earns an average salary of $79,572 per year. A skill in ANSYS is associated with high pay for this job.
Experienced Mechanical Engineer Total Pay (?
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$57,265 - $107,584
(Median)
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68K
80K
93K
110K
MEDIAN: $79,572
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Experienced Mechanical Engineer Total Pay (?
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$19.49 - $56.70
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MEDIAN: $34.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$57,265 - $107,584  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $11,933  
Profit Sharing
$493.16 - $10,143  
Commission
$0.00 - $49,316  
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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$56,452 - $114,670  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 20 Apr 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 3,025
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$19.49 - $56.70  
   
Overtime
$25.14 - $61.27  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $11,933  
   
Commission
$0.00 - $49,316  
Profit Sharing
$493.16 - $10,143  
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).
)
$56,452 - $114,670  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 20 Apr 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 3,025
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Pay Difference By Location
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San Diego
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Detroit
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Denver
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$81,000
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Cleveland
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Skills That Affect Experienced Mechanical Engineer Salaries

ANSYS
up arrow 11%
Matlab
up arrow 9%
Pro/Engineer
up arrow 6%
Project
up arrow 2%
Project Management
up arrow 1%
National Average
$81,000
Engineering Design
up arrow 1%
SolidWorks
up arrow 1%
Microsoft Excel
up arrow 2%
Microsoft Office
up arrow 3%
Microsoft Word
up arrow 3%
up arrow 6%
Windows Operating System General Use
up arrow 6%
AutoDesk
up arrow 7%
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Gender
Female
8%
female alumni
 
Male
92%
male alumni
Common Health Benefits
medical benefits Medical: 89% dental benefits Dental: 74%
vision benefits Vision: 55% employee benefits None: 9%
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