Average Entry-Level Mechanical Engineer Salary in New York, New York

$62,276
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$1,250
Bonus
$4,894
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The average salary for an Entry-Level Mechanical Engineer in New York, New York is $62,276.
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$48k
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$62k
50%
$79k
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MEDIAN $62,276
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Salary
$48k - $79k
Bonus
$300 - $6k
Profit Sharing
$0 - $10k
Total Pay
$48k - $82k

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Job Description 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 that pay less than market rate include Microsoft Office, Microsoft Excel, SolidWorks, Autodesk AutoCAD and Engineering Design.

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 $67,579 based on 369 salaries. A mid-career Mechanical Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $80,150 based on 141 salaries. An experienced Mechanical Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $82,282 based on 52 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $94,169.
Employees with Mechanical Engineer in their job title in Los Angeles, California earn an average of 10.4% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Detroit, Michigan (7.1% more) and Houston, Texas (7.0% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Chicago, Illinois (4.0% less) and Dallas, Texas (1.9% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 594 survey responses.
Early Career
62.1%
Mid Career
23.7%
Experienced
8.8%
Late Career
5.4%