The average salary for an Early-Career Mechanical Engineer in Chennai, Tamil Nadu is Rs 382,729.
MEDIAN Rs 382,729
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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
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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 Project Management, 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 306,041 based on 253 salaries. A mid-career Mechanical Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of Rs 597,874 based on 245 salaries. An experienced Mechanical Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of Rs 844,262 based on 103 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of Rs 600,000.
Pay Difference by Location
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Employees with .NET Software Developer / Programmer in these locations earn less than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in Ahmedabad, Gujarat (34.8% less), Pune, Maharashtra (21.6% less) and Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh (20.5% less).
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