Average Mechanical Engineer Salary in Albany, New York

$68,741
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$2,500
Bonus
$3,750
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The average salary for a Mechanical Engineer in Albany, New York is $68,741.
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$51k
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$69k
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$97k
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MEDIAN $68,741
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Salary
$51k - $97k
Bonus
$516 - $7k
Profit Sharing
$1k - $5k
Total Pay
$51k - $99k

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Job Description for Mechanical Engineer

Popular Employer Salaries for Mechanical Engineer

Career Paths

Explore the most common career paths for Mechanical Engineer. Thickness and color of lines indicates popularity of movement from one job to the next. Visit our career path planner to research other job paths.
Mechanical Engineer
Senior Mechanical Engineer
Project Engineer
Mechanical Design Engineer
More common (> 20%)
Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
Less common (< 8%)

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Popular Skills for Mechanical Engineer

Skills in Microsoft Excel and Project Management are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Autodesk AutoCAD, Microsoft Office and Engineering Design.

Pay by Experience Level for Mechanical Engineer

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 $62,448 based on 20 salaries. An early career Mechanical Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $65,546 based on 53 salaries. A mid-career Mechanical Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $78,339 based on 24 salaries. An experienced Mechanical Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $89,950 based on 10 salaries.
Employees with Mechanical Engineer in their job title in Houston, Texas earn an average of 12.5% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Seattle, Washington (11.5% more) and Los Angeles, California (10.8% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Chicago, Illinois (0.5% less) and New York, New York (0.2% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 107 survey responses.
Entry Level
18.7%
Early Career
49.5%
Mid Career
22.4%
Experienced
9.3%