$78,970
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The median Mechanical Engineer has a base pay of $78,970. Salaries generally range from $67k to $98k. The median bonus is . Skills that can affect salary include Pro/Engineer, Engineering Design.
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Salary $67,494 - $98,271
Bonus $1,462 - $7,096
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$68,934 - $103,262
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 9 Feb 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 30

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.

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Key Stats for Mechanical Engineer

Gender

Female
9 %
Male
91 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 6 votes.
Less than 1 year
17%
1-4 years
43%
5-9 years
30%
10-19 years
10%

Experience Affects Mechanical Engineer Salaries

Mid-Career
▲7%

National Average
$81,000

Entry-Level
▼5%

Skills That Affect Mechanical Engineer Salaries

National Average
$81,000

Pro/Engineer
▼4%

Engineering Design
▼12%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 6 votes.

Gender

Female
9 %
Male
91 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
17%
1-4 years
43%
5-9 years
30%
10-19 years
10%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 93%
dental benefits
Dental: 93%
vision benefits
Vision: 83%
no benefits
None: 7%