$69,445
Avg. Salary

Average additional compensation for this job:

Bonus

$1,700

Profit Sharing

$1,000

The average pay for a Mechanical Engineer is R626,216 per year.

$64,051 - $78,597
$64K
$69K
$79K
MEDIAN: $69,445
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Salary $64,051 - $78,597
Bonus $0.00 - $9,899
Profit Sharing $1,000
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$63,976 - $79,389
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 23 Sep 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 70

Job Description for Mechanical Engineer

Mechanical engineers participate in the planning and manufacturing of new products by performing engineering duties and developing, designing and testing mechanical devices. Job requirements include either a bachelor of science in mechanical engineering, a master of science in engineering, or a related degree. The EIT exam, membership in a professional society and specific industry-related certifications may also be encouraged or required.

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Mechanical Engineer Tasks

  • Estimates time and cost to complete projects.
  • Researches designs and makes recommendations based on appearance, safety, budget, and function.
  • Performs engineering duties; develops, designs, and tests mechanical devices.
  • Writes technical reports, handbooks, and bulletins for use by staff or customers.

Mechanical Engineer Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $71,572

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Key Stats for Mechanical Engineer

Gender

Female
21 %
Male
79 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 7 votes.
Less than 1 year
36%
1-4 years
61%
5-9 years
3%

Skills That Affect Mechanical Engineer Salaries

ANSYS Simulation Software
▲3%

NX Unigraphics
▲3%

Microsoft Excel
▲1%

Matlab
▼0%

National Average
$72,000

Computer Aided Design (CAD)
▼2%

Engineering Design
▼3%

Finite Element Analysis (FEA)
▼3%

SolidWorks
▼3%

Microsoft Word
▼3%

Microsoft Office
▼5%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 7 votes.

Gender

Female
21 %
Male
79 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 90%
dental benefits
Dental: 83%
vision benefits
Vision: 58%
no benefits
None: 8%