The average salary for a Mechanical Engineer in Zurich is CHF 84,750 per year. For the first five to ten years in this position, salary increases steeply, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this career.

CHF 37,584 - CHF 121,498
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MEDIAN: CHF 84,750
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Salary CHF 37,584 - CHF 121,498
Bonus CHF 5,000
Profit Sharing CHF 1,250
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CHF 37,836 - CHF 123,481
  • Country: Switzerland
  • Currency: CHF
  • Updated: 12 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 74

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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Key Stats for Mechanical Engineer

Gender

Female
4 %
Male
96 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.
Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
46%
5-9 years
29%
10-19 years
14%
20 years or more
1%

Experience Affects Mechanical Engineer Salaries

▲16%

▲16%

National Average
CHF 86,000

▼8%

Skills That Affect Mechanical Engineer Salaries

National Average
CHF 86,000


▼2%

▼3%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.

Gender

Female
4 %
Male
96 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
46%
5-9 years
29%
10-19 years
14%
20 years or more
1%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 44%
dental benefits
Dental: 20%
vision benefits
Vision: 15%
no benefits
None: 54%