The average hourly pay for a Mechanical Designer at Santa Rosa Systems is $22.34.
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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. Mechanical designers start by creating a blueprint for a requested product, which involves brainstorming, creating ro…Read more
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.
Popular Employer Salaries for Mechanical Designer
The top respondents for the job title Mechanical Designer are from the companies Dynetics, Inc., Northrop Grumman Corporation and SSOE, Inc.. Reported salaries are highest at Sargent & Lundy where the average pay is $31.59. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include Interface Engineering, Inc. and National Oilwell Varco, earning around $27.50 and $24.72, respectively. SSOE, Inc. pays the lowest at around $20.00. Greenheck Fan Corporation and Dynetics, Inc. also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying $20.43 and $22.35, respectively.
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