The average salary for a Mid-Career Mechanical Engineer in India is Rs 586,310.
MEDIAN Rs 586,310
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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 Eaton Corporation. Reported salaries are highest at General Electric Co (GE) where the average pay is Rs 1,258,580. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include Eaton Corporation and Mahindra & Mahindra Ltd., earning around Rs 971,899 and Rs 833,393, respectively. HCL Technologies Ltd. pays the lowest at around Rs 525,000. Larsen and Toubro Ltd. and Larsen & Toubro Limited also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying Rs 720,000 and Rs 779,937, respectively.
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Popular Skills for Mechanical Engineer
Skills in Engineering Design, Microsoft Office, Autodesk AutoCAD and Project Management 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 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 2,383 salaries. An early career Mechanical Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of Rs 303,237 based on 5,048 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 Bangalore, Karnataka earn an average of 22.2% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Pune, Maharashtra (15.9% more) and Mumbai, Maharashtra (12.0% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Ahmedabad, Gujarat (19.8% less), Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh (16.4% less) and Gurgaon, Haryana (12.0% less).
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