The average salary for a Mechanical Designer in India is Rs 410,542.
MEDIAN Rs 410,542
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Job Description for Mechanical Designer
Mechanical designers, sometimes called drafters, create designs for mechanical devices such as machines. They are involved in the entire process, from sketching an idea through the manufacturing and testing of the finished product. A mechanical designer can design a wide variety of products, such as refrigerators, robotics, heating equipment, automotives, and aerospace products. Mechanical designers start by creating a blueprint for a requested product, which involves brainstorming, creating ro…Read more
Mechanical Designer Tasks
- Establish testing procedures, investigatory studies and engineering design calculations.
- Design portions of projects of above average complexity.
- Produce designs and performs calculations as a member of a project team.
- Gather and prepare data for reports and studies.
Popular Employer Salaries for Mechanical Designer
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Popular Skills for Mechanical Designer
Computer Aided Design (CAD)
Skills in Engineering Design and Pro/Engineer are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Computer Aided Design (CAD), SolidWorks and Autodesk AutoCAD.
Pay by Experience Level for Mechanical Designer
An entry-level Mechanical Designer with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of Rs 303,391 based on 47 salaries. An early career Mechanical Designer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of Rs 309,527 based on 159 salaries. A mid-career Mechanical Designer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of Rs 497,038 based on 54 salaries. An experienced Mechanical Designer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of Rs 792,300 based on 58 salaries.
Pay Difference by Location
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Employees with Mechanical Designer in their job title in Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu earn an average of 10.8% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Pune, Maharashtra (2.9% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Bangalore, Karnataka (14.9% less), New Delhi, Delhi (13.3% less) and Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh (11.9% less).
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