Average Early-Career Mechanical Engineer with Pro/Engineer Skills Salary in Chicago, Illinois

$70,578
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The average salary for an Early-Career Mechanical Engineer with Pro/Engineer skills in Chicago, Illinois is $70,578.
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$55k
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$71k
90%
$82k
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Popular Skills for Mechanical Engineer

Skills that pay less than market rate include Computer Aided Design (CAD), Project Management, Autodesk AutoCAD, SolidWorks and Engineering Design.

Pay by Experience Level for Mechanical Engineer

A mid-career Mechanical Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $75,000 based on 5 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $105,000.
Employees with Mechanical Engineer in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 34.9% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Los Angeles, California (9.8% more) and Houston, Texas (6.1% more). The lowest salaries can be found in New York, New York (7.9% less) and Minneapolis, Minnesota (7.6% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 8 survey responses.
Mid Career
62.5%
Late Career
37.5%