Average Experienced HVAC Mechanical Engineer Salary

$89,105
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$4,045
Bonus
$1,526
Profit Sharing
What am I worth?
Get pay report
How should I pay?
Price a job
The average salary for an Experienced HVAC Mechanical Engineer is $89,105.
10%
$54k
10%
$89k
50%
$109k
90%
90%
MEDIAN $89,105
Is HVAC Mechanical Engineer your job title? Get a personalized salary report!
How it works:
1
Enter city & years of experience
2
Add pay factors like skills & education
3
Find your market worth with a report tailored to you
United States (change)
Salary
$54k - $109k
Bonus
$1k - $24k
Profit Sharing
$1k - $4k
Total Pay
$46k - $123k

Your Market Worth Over Time

How has your pay changed over time for your market? Find out by taking our salary quiz.

Job Description for HVAC Mechanical Engineer

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.

Career Paths

Explore the most common career paths for HVAC Mechanical Engineer. Thickness and color of lines indicates popularity of movement from one job to the next. Visit our career path planner to research other job paths.
HVAC Mechanical Engineer
Mechanical Engineer
Senior Mechanical Engineer
HVAC Engineer
More common (> 20%)
Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
Less common (< 8%)

HVAC Mechanical Engineer Job Listings

Popular Skills for HVAC Mechanical Engineer

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

Pay by Experience Level for HVAC Mechanical Engineer

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 $57,746 based on 81 salaries. An early career HVAC Mechanical Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $62,678 based on 250 salaries. A mid-career HVAC Mechanical Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $76,896 based on 129 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $102,062.

Years of Experience

This data is based on 513 survey responses.
Entry Level
15.8%
Early Career
48.7%
Mid Career
25.1%
Late Career
10.3%