Average Mechanical Engineer Salary in Kent, Washington

$66,553
Avg. Salary
$2,000
Bonus
$6,900
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The average salary for a Mechanical Engineer in Kent, Washington is $66,553.
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MEDIAN $66,553
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Salary
$50k - $111k
Bonus
$403 - $10k
Profit Sharing
$3k - $9k
Total Pay
$52k - $111k

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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%)

Mechanical Engineer Job Listings

Popular Skills for Mechanical Engineer

Skills that pay less than market rate include Microsoft Word, Computer Aided Design (CAD), Microsoft Excel, SolidWorks 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 $60,678 based on 8 salaries. An early career Mechanical Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $66,284 based on 28 salaries. A mid-career Mechanical Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $100,000 based on 8 salaries.
Employees with Mechanical Engineer in their job title in Houston, Texas earn an average of 16.2% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Seattle, Washington (15.1% more) and Los Angeles, California (14.4% more).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 44 survey responses.
Entry Level
18.2%
Early Career
63.6%
Mid Career
18.2%