The average salary for a Mechanical Engineer in India is Rs 359,836.
MEDIAN Rs 359,836
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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. Mechanical engineers must be skilled in the use o…Read more
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.
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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.
Pay Difference by Location
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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).
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