The average salary for an Early-Career HVAC Mechanical Engineer with Autodesk AutoCAD skills is $62,537.
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Job Description for HVAC Mechanical Engineer
HVAC mechanical engineers are involved in almost every phase of a project. They begin with customer consultations and preexisting condition assessments, then assisting with sales departments in choosing appropriate customer solutions. After that, they work with the design teams to create the custom concept and maintain contact with the installation teams for troubleshooting and system upkeep throughout the lifetime of the system. An HVAC mechanical engineer typically works during regular busines…Read more
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.
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Popular Skills for HVAC Mechanical Engineer
HVAC System Design
Autodesk Revit MEP
Autodesk AutoCAD MEP
Skills in HVAC System Design and Engineering Design are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Microsoft Excel, Autodesk AutoCAD MEP and Autodesk Revit MEP.
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 $58,069 based on 23 salaries. A mid-career HVAC Mechanical Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $78,910 based on 61 salaries. An experienced HVAC Mechanical Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $82,546 based on 22 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $100,000.
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Employees with HVAC Mechanical Engineer in their job title in Los Angeles, California earn an average of 2.8% more than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in Honolulu, Hawaii (19.2% less) and Minneapolis, Minnesota (2.5% less).
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