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Average Mid-Career Mechanical Engineer with Finite Element Analysis (FEA) Skills Salary in Seattle, Washington

$90,359
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$2,500
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The average salary for a Mid-Career Mechanical Engineer with Finite Element Analysis (FEA) skills in Seattle, Washington is $90,359.
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$51k
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$118k
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What Do Mechanical Engineers Do?

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

Career Paths

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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 Excel, Microsoft Office, SolidWorks and Engineering Design.

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 $73,533 based on 6 salaries. An early career Mechanical Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $75,894 based on 22 salaries. An experienced Mechanical Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $106,735 based on 11 salaries.
Employees with Mechanical Engineer in their job title in Los Angeles, California earn an average of 5.7% more than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in Huntsville, Alabama (11.2% less), Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania (8.9% less) and Boston, Massachusetts (7.6% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 39 survey responses.
Entry Level
15.4%
Early Career
56.4%
Experienced
28.2%