The average salary for an Entry-Level Mechanical Engineer in India is Rs 287,469.
MEDIAN Rs 287,469
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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 Tata Motors, Mahindra & Mahindra Ltd. and Maruti Suzuki. Reported salaries are highest at Maruti Suzuki where the average pay is Rs 659,951. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include Mahindra & Mahindra Ltd., earning around Rs 563,507. Ashok Leyland pays the lowest at around Rs 400,000. Tata Motors also pays on the lower end of the scale, paying Rs 430,000.
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Popular Skills for Mechanical Engineer
Skills in Autodesk AutoCAD, Engineering Design, Microsoft Office and SolidWorks are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Microsoft Excel.
Pay by Experience Level for Mechanical Engineer
An early career Mechanical Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of Rs 303,237 based on 5,048 salaries. A mid-career Mechanical Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of Rs 586,310 based on 1,787 salaries. An experienced Mechanical Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of Rs 847,240 based on 751 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 New Delhi, Delhi earn an average of 27.3% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Chennai, Tamil Nadu (7.2% more) and Delhi, Delhi (5.9% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Pune, Maharashtra (12.5% less) and Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh (7.1% less).
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