The average salary for a Senior Mechanical Design Engineer in India is Rs 665,836.
MEDIAN Rs 665,836
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Job Description for Senior Mechanical Design Engineer
Senior mechanical design engineers are involved in the development and creation of mechanical parts, machine tools, and equipment or components and may also work on existing equipment and mechanical processes, usually to improve existing designs or correct recurring faults. Because this job carries a senior-level designation, they are typically team or group leaders who direct the work of other members of a mechanical design team. These teams may consist of junior design engineers as well as tec…Read more
Senior Mechanical Design Engineer Tasks
- Research, design, develop, and evaluate designs and products.
- Lead troubleshooting and debugging efforts.
- Ensure completion of form, weight, reliability, and material analysis.
- Oversee and manage drafters, designers, engineers, projects, schedules, production costs, and product testing.
Popular Employer Salaries for Senior Mechanical Design Engineer
The top respondents for the job title Senior Mechanical Design Engineer are from the companies Cyient, Tata Technologies Limited and Renault Nissan. Reported salaries are highest at Mahindra & Mahindra Ltd. where the average pay is Rs 800,000. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include Tata Motors and Renault Nissan, earning around Rs 736,976 and Rs 656,489, respectively. Cyient pays the lowest at around Rs 550,000. HCL Technologies Ltd. and Tata Elxsi also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying Rs 634,399 and Rs 640,500, respectively.
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Popular Skills for Senior Mechanical Design Engineer
Computer Aided Design (CAD)
Skills in Engineering Design, Computer Aided Design (CAD) and Product Development are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include CATIA and Pro/Engineer.
Pay by Experience Level for Senior Mechanical Design Engineer
An entry-level Senior Mechanical Design Engineer with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of Rs 500,000 based on 11 salaries. An early career Senior Mechanical Design Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of Rs 512,643 based on 321 salaries. A mid-career Senior Mechanical Design Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of Rs 677,059 based on 660 salaries. An experienced Senior Mechanical Design Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of Rs 958,637 based on 198 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of Rs 1,250,000.
Pay Difference by Location
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Employees with Senior Mechanical Design Engineer in their job title in Gurgaon, Haryana earn an average of 16.3% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Bangalore, Karnataka (7.3% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu (23.1% less), Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh (14.5% less) and Mumbai, Maharashtra (0.8% less).
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