Average Early-Career Mechanical Engineer with SolidWorks Skills Salary in Palo Alto, California

$87,776
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$4,880
Bonus
$2,750
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The average salary for an Early-Career Mechanical Engineer with SolidWorks skills in Palo Alto, California is $87,776.
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$55k
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$88k
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$127k
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$55k - $127k
Bonus
$2k - $5k
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$0 - $3k
Total Pay
$59k - $138k
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Popular Skills for Mechanical Engineer

Skills in Computer Aided Design (CAD) are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Matlab, Project Management, Finite Element Analysis (FEA) 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 $78,987 based on 7 salaries. A mid-career Mechanical Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $0 based on 3 salaries.
Employees with .NET Software Developer / Programmer in these locations earn less than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in Denver, Colorado (23.2% less), San Diego, California (20.6% less) and Boston, Massachusetts (20.0% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 10 survey responses.
Entry Level
70.0%
Mid Career
30.0%