A Senior Mechanical Engineer earns an average salary of C$94,623 per year. Experience has a moderate effect on income for this job.

C$66,756 - C$141,145
C$67K
C$95K
C$140K
MEDIAN: C$95,209
10%
50%
90%
C$34.58 - C$85.30
C$35
C$43
C$85
MEDIAN: C$42.57
10%
50%
90%
C$0C$152K
Salary C$66,756 - C$141,145
Bonus C$0.00 - C$19,839
Profit Sharing C$1,030 - C$19,574
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$68,904 - C$152,924
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 13 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 343
Hourly Data C$0C$85
Hourly Rate C$34.58 - C$85.30
Overtime C$38.82 - C$84.97
Annual Data C$0C$152K
Bonus C$0.00 - C$19,839
Profit Sharing C$1,030 - C$19,574
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$68,904 - C$152,924
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 13 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 59

Job Description for Senior Mechanical Engineer

A senior mechanical engineer creates and improves mechanical and electrical systems for products. The engineer will be present for the planning, design, and development processes until the product is produced. Some parts of the products that are made by a mechanical engineer are the mechanical components, circuit boards, sensors, and electrical parts. Prototypes of designs will be created and tested by the mechanical engineer and the team, in order to make sure that the product operates as it should.

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Senior 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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Popular Skills for Senior Mechanical Engineer

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 C$75,000 based on 48 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 C$85,000 based on 60 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 C$101,000 based on 91 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 C$123,000 based on 48 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: C$97,823

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

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Key Stats for Senior Mechanical Engineer

Gender

Female
5 %
Male
95 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 57 votes.
Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
2%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
43%
20 years or more
31%

Experience Affects Senior Mechanical Engineer Salaries

▲25%

▲4%

National Average
C$98,000

▼13%

Entry-Level
▼24%

Skills That Affect Senior Mechanical Engineer Salaries




Project Management
▼0%

National Average
C$98,000

▼3%

▼9%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 57 votes.

Gender

Female
5 %
Male
95 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
2%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
43%
20 years or more
31%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 83%
dental benefits
Dental: 80%
vision benefits
Vision: 67%
no benefits
None: 11%