The average salary for a Senior Mechanical Engineer is C$95,576.
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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 s…Read more
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Popular Skills for Senior Mechanical Engineer
Skills in Project Management are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Autodesk AutoCAD, SolidWorks, Microsoft Office and Engineering Design.
Pay by Experience Level for Senior Mechanical Engineer
An early career Senior Mechanical Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of C$72,729 based on 20 salaries. A mid-career Senior Mechanical Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$85,108 based on 115 salaries. An experienced Senior Mechanical Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$96,389 based on 174 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of C$108,249.
Pay Difference by Location
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Employees with Senior Mechanical Engineer in their job title in Calgary, Alberta earn an average of 22.7% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Vancouver, British Columbia (3.0% more) and Edmonton, Alberta (1.0% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Montréal, Québec (11.1% less), Mississauga, Ontario (9.8% less) and Ottawa, Ontario (3.9% less).
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