$71,799
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A Mechanical Engineer at National Oilwell Varco earns an average salary of $69,309 per year. People in this job generally don't have more than 10 years' experience. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are ANSYS and ANSYS Simulation Software.

$60,181 - $86,245
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MEDIAN: $71,799
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Salary $60,181 - $86,245
Bonus $1,996 - $12,723
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$60,870 - $95,413
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 22 Sep 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 61

Job Description for Mechanical Engineer

Mechanical engineers participate in the planning and manufacturing of new products by performing engineering duties and developing, designing and testing mechanical devices. Job requirements include either a bachelor of science in mechanical engineering, a master of science in engineering, or a related degree. The EIT exam, membership in a professional society and specific industry-related certifications may also be encouraged or required.

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Mechanical Engineer Tasks

  • Estimates time and cost to complete projects.
  • Researches designs and makes recommendations based on appearance, safety, budget, and function.
  • Performs engineering duties; develops, designs, and tests mechanical devices.
  • Writes technical reports, handbooks, and bulletins for use by staff or customers.

Mechanical Engineer Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

7%

National Average: $73,076

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Key Stats for Mechanical Engineer

Gender

Female
9 %
Male
91 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 11 votes.
Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
54%
5-9 years
32%
10-19 years
2%
20 years or more
3%

Experience Affects Mechanical Engineer Salaries

Mid-Career
▲17%

National Average
$73,000

▼8%

Skills That Affect Mechanical Engineer Salaries

ANSYS
▲15%

ANSYS Simulation Software
▲9%

Engineering Design
▲4%

Project Management
▲2%

Finite Element Analysis (FEA)
▲1%

National Average
$73,000

SolidWorks
▼8%

AutoCAD
▼9%

autodesk autocad
▼9%

Microsoft Office
▼9%

Microsoft Excel
▼9%

Computer Aided Design (CAD)
▼10%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 11 votes.

Gender

Female
9 %
Male
91 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
54%
5-9 years
32%
10-19 years
2%
20 years or more
3%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 94%
dental benefits
Dental: 89%
vision benefits
Vision: 90%
no benefits
None: 6%