The average salary for a Mechanical Engineer in Calgary, Alberta is C$77,299 per year. The highest paying skills associated with this job are Project Management, Pro/Engineer, and Microsoft Excel. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this career. Pay for this job rises steadily for more experienced workers, but goes down noticeably for the few employees with more than 20 years' experience.

C$57,911 - C$122,890
C$58K
C$77K
C$120K
MEDIAN: C$77,127
10%
50%
90%
C$24.24 - C$51.95
C$24
C$36
C$52
MEDIAN: C$36.00
10%
50%
90%
C$0C$123K
Salary C$57,911 - C$122,890
Bonus C$0.00 - C$20,608
Profit Sharing C$1,000
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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C$58,407 - C$123,736
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 13 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 79
Hourly Data C$0C$53
Hourly Rate C$24.24 - C$51.95
Overtime C$46.97
Annual Data C$0C$123K
Bonus C$0.00 - C$20,608
Profit Sharing C$1,000
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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C$58,407 - C$123,736
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 13 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 15

Mechanical Engineer Job Listings

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$72,000 based on 67 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$95,000 based on 22 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$114,000 based on 20 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$101,000 based on 7 salaries.

Mechanical Engineer Reviews

Q: What is it like working in Calgary?

Mechanical Engineer in Calgary:
"Friendly people."
Pros: People are pretty nice. Helpful and all.
Cons: Traffic. Needy people. Annoying office mates who brag about their teams.

Key Stats for Mechanical Engineer

Gender

Female
5 %
Male
95 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 9 votes.
Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
49%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
14%
20 years or more
9%

Experience Affects Mechanical Engineer Salaries

▲46%

Late-Career
▲28%

▲20%

National Average
C$79,000

▼8%

Skills That Affect Mechanical Engineer Salaries


Pro/Engineer
▲14%



AutoDesk
▲6%

Microsoft Word
▲1%

National Average
C$79,000

AutoCAD
▼1%

Computer Aided Design (CAD)
▼2%

ANSYS
▼4%

ANSYS Simulation Software
▼4%


Project
▼10%

▼12%


C++
▼17%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 9 votes.

Gender

Female
5 %
Male
95 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
49%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
14%
20 years or more
9%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 90%
dental benefits
Dental: 76%
vision benefits
Vision: 67%
no benefits
None: 8%