Mechanical Designer in Detroit, Michigan Salary

The average salary for a Mechanical Designer in Detroit, Michigan is $60,000 per year. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Engineering Design and CATIA.

$40,851 - $77,827
$41K
$68K
$78K
MEDIAN: $67,965
10%
50%
90%

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$17.45 - $38.48
$17
$27
$38
MEDIAN: $27.28
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50%
90%

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$0$92K
Salary $40,851 - $77,827
Bonus $480 - $9,967
Profit Sharing $2,100
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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$37,944 - $92,942
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 10 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 12
Hourly Data $0$59
Hourly Rate $17.45 - $38.48
Overtime $0.00 - $59.18
Annual Data $0$92K
Bonus $480 - $9,967
Profit Sharing $2,100
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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$37,944 - $92,942
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 10 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 17

Job Description for Mechanical Designer

Mechanical designers, sometimes called drafters, create designs for mechanical devices such as machines. They are involved in the entire process, from sketching an idea through the manufacturing and testing of the finished product. A mechanical designer can design a wide variety of products, such as refrigerators, robotics, heating equipment, automotives, and aerospace products.

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Mechanical Designer Tasks

  • Establish testing procedures, investigatory studies and engineering design calculations.
  • Design portions of projects of above average complexity.
  • Produce designs and performs calculations as a member of a project team.
  • Gather and prepare data for reports and studies.

About Detroit, Michigan

Wayne County, Michigan
677,124
Male:
319,265 (47.2%)
Female:
357,859 (52.8%)
Detroit (/dᵻˈtrɔɪt/) is the most populous city in the U.S. state of Michigan, the fourth-largest city in the Midwest and the largest city on the United States–Canada border. It is the seat of Wayne County, the most populous county in the state. The municipality of Detroit had a 2015 estimated population of 677,116, making it the 21st-most populous city in the United States. The metropolitan area, known as Metro Detroit, is home to 4.3 million people and lies at the heart of the Great Lakes Megalopolis area, with around 60 million people. Roughly one-half of Michigan's population lives in Metro Detroit alone. The Detroit–Windsor area, a commercial link straddling the Canada–U.S. border, has a total population of about 5.7 million. Detroit is a major port on the Detroit River, a strait that connects the Great Lakes system to the Saint Lawrence Seaway. The Detroit Metropolitan Airport is among the most important hubs...
Detroit:
$25,980
Michigan:
$51,084
$747
Detroit:
$42,600
Michigan:
$137,500
10.9%

Mechanical Designer Job Listings

Key Stats for Mechanical Designer

Gender

Female
10 %
Male
90 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 4 votes.
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
28%
5-9 years
10%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
41%

Experience Affects Mechanical Designer Salaries

Late-Career
▲23%

National Average
$64,000

Entry-Level
▼30%

Skills That Affect Mechanical Designer Salaries

Engineering Design
▲31%

CATIA
▲13%

NX Unigraphics
▲8%

Computer Aided Design (CAD)
▲4%

Computer Aided Drafting & Design (CADD)
▼0%

National Average
$64,000

SolidWorks
▼17%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 4 votes.

Gender

Female
10 %
Male
90 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
28%
5-9 years
10%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
41%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 95%
dental benefits
Dental: 91%
vision benefits
Vision: 86%
no benefits
None: