Average Entry-Level Mechanical Engineer Salary in Detroit, Michigan

$67,583
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$3,865
Bonus
$4,913
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The average salary for an Entry-Level Mechanical Engineer in Detroit, Michigan is $67,583.
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$50k
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$68k
90%
$81k
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$50k - $81k
Bonus
$986 - $7k
Profit Sharing
$993 - $7k
Total Pay
$50k - $83k

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Popular Skills for Mechanical Engineer

Skills in Engineering Design, Matlab and SolidWorks are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Autodesk AutoCAD and Microsoft Word.

Pay by Experience Level for Mechanical Engineer

An early career Mechanical Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $71,527 based on 231 salaries. A mid-career Mechanical Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $80,257 based on 78 salaries. An experienced Mechanical Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $93,408 based on 46 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $100,494.
Employees with Mechanical Engineer in their job title in Los Angeles, California earn an average of 2.8% more than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in Chicago, Illinois (11.0% less), Dallas, Texas (8.7% less) and New York, New York (7.3% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 401 survey responses.
Early Career
57.6%
Mid Career
19.5%
Experienced
11.5%
Late Career
11.5%