$75,839
Avg. Salary

Average additional compensation for this job:

Bonus

$2,932

Profit Sharing

$2,035

Median pay for Mechanical Engineers at The Boeing Company lies in the neighborhood of $77K annually. Total cash compensation to Mechanical Engineers at The Boeing Company ranges from $63K on the lower end to $127K on the higher end; the final number includes potential for approximately $5K each from bonuses and profit sharing in exceptional cases. Career length is the biggest factor affecting pay for this group, followed by geography. Job satisfaction is considered about average by most people in this profession. Nearly all report receiving medical and dental coverage from their employers and most collect vision insurance. Men make up the vast majority of Mechanical Engineers at The Boeing Company (84 percent) who took the survey. This snapshot results from replies to PayScale's salary survey.

$60,857 - $123,067
$61K
$76K
$120K
MEDIAN: $75,839
10%
50%
90%

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$30.84 - $66.79
$34
MEDIAN: $34.49
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$0$127K
Salary $60,857 - $123,067
Bonus $1,008 - $5,876
Profit Sharing $0.00 - $5,027
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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$61,840 - $127,491
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 16 Sep 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 226
Hourly Data $0$72
Hourly Rate $34.49
Overtime $36.98 - $72.32
Annual Data $0$127K
Bonus $1,008 - $5,876
Profit Sharing $0.00 - $5,027
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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$61,840 - $127,491
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 16 Sep 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 8

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.

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Pay by Experience Level for Mechanical Engineer

Pay by Experience for a Mechanical Engineer has a positive trend. An entry-level Mechanical Engineer with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $71,000 based on 74 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Mechanical Engineer with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $89,000 based on 30 salaries. An experienced Mechanical Engineer which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $112,000 based on 20 salaries. A Mechanical Engineer with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $126,000 based on 9 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

12%

-9%

National Average: $77,165

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

For those looking to make money, Mechanical Engineers at The Boeing Company in Everett enjoy an exceptional pay rate, 33 percent above the national average. Mechanical Engineers at The Boeing Company will also find cushy salaries in Philadelphia (+13 percent) and Seattle (+9 percent). Compared to the national average, Oklahoma City Mechanical Engineers at The Boeing Company have considerably lower salaries, 21 percent below the national average to be exact. Location appears to be a major driving force in pay for those in this profession. A couple other locations with smaller-than-average paychecks include Huntsville (13 percent lower) and St. Louis (11 percent lower).

Key Stats for Mechanical Engineer

Gender

Female
16 %
Male
84 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 46 votes.
Less than 1 year
15%
1-4 years
44%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
15%
20 years or more
10%

Experience Affects Mechanical Engineer Salaries

▲64%

▲46%

▲16%

National Average
$77,000

▼8%

Skills That Affect Mechanical Engineer Salaries


▲8%


National Average
$77,000

Microsoft Excel
▼1%

Microsoft Office
▼1%

Microsoft Word
▼3%

Windows Operating System General Use
▼3%


Matlab
▼6%

Finite Element Analysis (FEA)
▼7%

AutoCAD
▼8%

SolidWorks
▼10%

ANSYS
▼11%

ANSYS Simulation Software
▼11%

autodesk autocad
▼12%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 46 votes.

Gender

Female
16 %
Male
84 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
15%
1-4 years
44%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
15%
20 years or more
10%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 97%
dental benefits
Dental: 95%
vision benefits
Vision: 90%
no benefits
None: 2%