A Mechanical Engineer with SolidWorks skills earns an average salary of C$59,948 per year. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 10 years in this career.

C$45,565 - C$81,750
C$46K
C$61K
C$82K
MEDIAN: C$60,578
10%
50%
90%
C$16.83 - C$40.12
C$17
C$25
C$40
MEDIAN: C$25.43
10%
50%
90%
C$0C$85K
Salary C$45,565 - C$81,750
Bonus C$0.00 - C$7,818
Profit Sharing C$0.00 - C$7,339
Commission C$5,500
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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C$43,319 - C$85,314
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 20 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 626
Hourly Data C$0C$52
Hourly Rate C$16.83 - C$40.12
Hourly Tips C$0.00
Overtime C$22.95 - C$52.72
Annual Data C$0C$85K
Bonus C$0.00 - C$7,818
Commission C$5,500
Profit Sharing C$0.00 - C$7,339
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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C$43,319 - C$85,314
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 20 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 146

Job Description for Mechanical Engineer

Mechanical engineers participate in the planning and manufacturing of new products by performing engineering duties and developing, designing and testing mechanical devices. Job requirements include either a bachelor of science in mechanical engineering, a master of science in engineering, or a related degree. The EIT exam, membership in a professional society and specific industry-related certifications may also be encouraged or required.

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Mechanical Engineer Tasks

  • Estimates time and cost to complete projects.
  • Researches designs and makes recommendations based on appearance, safety, budget, and function.
  • Performs engineering duties; develops, designs, and tests mechanical devices.
  • Writes technical reports, handbooks, and bulletins for use by staff or customers.

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Pay by Experience Level for Mechanical Engineer

Pay by Experience for a Mechanical Engineer has a positive trend. An entry-level Mechanical Engineer with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$56,000 based on 322 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A 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 C$73,000 based on 107 salaries. An experienced Mechanical Engineer which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$79,000 based on 37 salaries. A 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 C$99,000 based on 10 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: C$60,560

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Key Stats for Mechanical Engineer

Gender

Female
7 %
Male
93 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 116 votes.
Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
55%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
10%
20 years or more
3%

Experience Affects Mechanical Engineer Salaries

Late-Career
▲63%

▲31%

▲20%

National Average
C$61,000

▼8%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 116 votes.

Gender

Female
7 %
Male
93 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
55%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
10%
20 years or more
3%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 78%
dental benefits
Dental: 70%
vision benefits
Vision: 55%
no benefits
None: 19%