The average salary for a Mechanical Design Engineer in Germany is €47,916.
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€31k - €62k
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Job Description for Mechanical Design Engineer
Mechanical design engineers work in a wide range of industry-based companies which manufacture goods, including the automotive, construction, railway, and electronics industries. These design engineers are tasked with developing drawings which coordinate with industry guidelines and state building laws, as well as analyzing mechanical systems to ensure they are functioning properly, researching design proposals, manuals, and other valuable information to understand the feasible costs of constru…Read more
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Popular Skills for Mechanical Design Engineer
Computer Aided Design (CAD)
Skills in Engineering Design and Product Development are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include SolidWorks, CATIA and Computer Aided Design (CAD).
Pay by Experience Level for Mechanical Design Engineer
An entry-level Mechanical Design Engineer with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of €38,693 based on 11 salaries. An early career Mechanical Design Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of €45,276 based on 38 salaries. A mid-career Mechanical Design Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of €50,682 based on 45 salaries. An experienced Mechanical Design Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of €51,877 based on 18 salaries.
Pay Difference by Location
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Employees with Mechanical Design Engineer in their job title in Frankfurt am Main, Hessen earn an average of 11.7% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Dortmund, Nordrhein-Westfalen (North Rhine-Westphalia) (3.1% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Hamburg, Hamburg (18.0% less), Stuttgart, Baden-Wuerttemberg (7.3% less) and Munich, Bavaria (Bayern) (6.1% less).
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