An Entry-Level Mechanical Engineer earns an average salary of $39,133 per year. A skill in Engineering Design is associated with high pay for this job.

$32,731 - $61,349
$33K
$39K
$61K
MEDIAN: $39,133
10%
50%
90%
$10.00 - $16.50
$14
MEDIAN: $14.33
50%
$0$61K
Salary $32,731 - $61,349
Bonus $600
Commission $8,500
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$26,039 - $59,865
  • Country: Puerto Rico
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 8 Dec 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 20
Hourly Data $0$16
Hourly Rate $14.33
Overtime $16.34
Annual Data $0$59K
Bonus $600
Commission $8,500
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$26,039 - $59,865
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 8 Dec 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 7

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.

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Mechanical Engineer Tasks

  • Estimates time and cost to complete projects.
  • Researches designs and makes recommendations based on appearance, safety, budget, and function.
  • Performs engineering duties; develops, designs, and tests mechanical devices.
  • Writes technical reports, handbooks, and bulletins for use by staff or customers.

Mechanical Engineer Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $35,171

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Key Stats for Mechanical Engineer

Less than 1 year
30%
1-4 years
70%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 79%
dental benefits
Dental: 79%
vision benefits
Vision: 74%
no benefits
None: 21%