Average Mid-Career Mechanical Engineer with Engineering Design Skills Salary in Palo Alto, California

$90,330
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$3,812
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The average salary for a Mid-Career Mechanical Engineer with Engineering Design skills in Palo Alto, California is $90,330.
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$79k
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$90k
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$103k
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What Are Popular Skills for Mechanical Engineers?

Skills in Computer Aided Design (CAD) are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Microsoft Office, Project Management, Pro/Engineer and Autodesk AutoCAD.

What is the Pay by Experience Level for Mechanical Engineers?

An entry-level Mechanical Engineer with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $80,473 based on 7 salaries. An early career Mechanical Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $87,386 based on 33 salaries.
Employees with .NET Software Developer / Programmer in these locations earn less than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in Minneapolis, Minnesota (12.6% less), Denver, Colorado (11.5% less) and New York, New York (9.5% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 40 survey responses.
Entry Level
17.5%
Early Career
82.5%