Average HVAC Mechanical Engineer Salary

$65,810
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$2,560
Bonus
$2,928
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The average salary for an HVAC Mechanical Engineer is $65,810.
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$52k
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$66k
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$98k
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What Do HVAC Mechanical Engineers Do?

HVAC Mechanical Engineer Tasks
  • Design HVAC systems, including writing specifications.
  • Troubleshoot, analyze, and assess installations and designs to identify problems.
  • Calculate heating and cooling needs and tolerances, designing controls, and maintenance protocols.
  • Develop proposals, estimates, and schedules for HVAC systems and bids.
  • Perform reviews to establish feasibility and quality of installation, space and maintenance needs.

Job Satisfaction for HVAC Mechanical Engineer

4.1 out of 5
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Popular Employer Salaries for HVAC Mechanical Engineer

The top respondents for the job title HVAC Mechanical Engineer are from the companies Jacobs Engineering Group Inc, Syska Hennessy Group, Inc. and CDH Partners, Inc.. Reported salaries are highest at Jacobs Engineering Group Inc where the average pay is $71,211. CDH Partners, Inc. pays the lowest at around $57,391.

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What Are Popular Skills for HVAC Mechanical Engineers?

Skills in HVAC System Design and Engineering Design are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Autodesk AutoCAD MEP, Autodesk AutoCAD and Autodesk Revit MEP.

What is the Pay by Experience Level for HVAC Mechanical Engineers?

An entry-level HVAC Mechanical Engineer with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $58,074 based on 70 salaries. An early career HVAC Mechanical Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $63,397 based on 217 salaries. A mid-career HVAC Mechanical Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $77,693 based on 111 salaries. An experienced HVAC Mechanical Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $89,698 based on 58 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $101,710.
Employees with HVAC Mechanical Engineer in their job title in Seattle, Washington earn an average of 22.9% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Denver, Colorado (4.2% more) and Houston, Texas (0.1% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Phoenix, Arizona (5.8% less), New York, New York (4.9% less) and Dallas, Texas (3.9% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 499 survey responses.
Entry Level
14.0%
Early Career
43.5%
Mid Career
22.2%
Experienced
11.6%
Late Career
8.6%