Average Mechanical Engineer Salary in India

Rs 359,836
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Rs 21,109
Rs 35,000
Rs 15,393
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The average salary for a Mechanical Engineer in India is Rs 359,836.
Rs 155k
Rs 360k
Rs 991k
MEDIAN Rs 359,836
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Rs 155k - Rs 991k
Rs 4k - Rs 104k
Profit Sharing
Rs 9 - Rs 200k
Rs 1 - Rs 150k
Total Pay
Rs 164k - Rs 1m

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Job Description for Mechanical Engineer

Popular Employer Salaries for Mechanical Engineer

The top respondents for the job title Mechanical Engineer are from the companies Mahindra & Mahindra Ltd., Larsen & Toubro Limited and Tata Motors. Reported salaries are highest at General Electric Co (GE) where the average pay is Rs 1,100,000. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include Eaton Corporation and Maruti Suzuki, earning around Rs 981,955 and Rs 699,578, respectively. HCL Technologies Ltd. pays the lowest at around Rs 512,197. Tata Motors and Larsen & Toubro Limited also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying Rs 550,000 and Rs 589,581, respectively.

Career Paths

Explore the most common career paths for Mechanical Engineer. Thickness and color of lines indicates how common a path is.
Mechanical Engineer
Design Engineer
Senior Mechanical Design Engineer
More common (> 20%)
Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
Less common (< 8%)

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Popular Skills for Mechanical Engineer

Skills in Engineering Design are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include SolidWorks, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Office and Autodesk AutoCAD.

Pay by Experience Level for Mechanical Engineer

An entry-level Mechanical Engineer with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of Rs 287,469 based on 2,167 salaries. An early career Mechanical Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of Rs 303,237 based on 3,287 salaries. A mid-career Mechanical Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of Rs 586,310 based on 1,380 salaries. An experienced Mechanical Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of Rs 847,240 based on 546 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of Rs 1,022,119.
Employees with Mechanical Engineer in their job title in Bangalore, Karnataka earn an average of 24.2% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Chennai, Tamil Nadu (19.2% more) and New Delhi, Delhi (12.9% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Ahmedabad, Gujarat (18.5% less), Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh (7.4% less) and Pune, Maharashtra (1.2% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 7,471 survey responses.
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