$79,380
Avg. Salary
$40.00
Avg. Hourly Rate
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The average pay for a Mechanical Engineer is $40.00 per hour.

The average pay for a Mechanical Engineer is $79,380 per year.

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MEDIAN $79,380
$66,048 - $106,941
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Salary $66,048 - $106,941
Bonus $0.00 - $9,030
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XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$65,791 - $109,624
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 21 Jan 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 152

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
  • Design HVAC systems, including writing specifications.
  • Troubleshoot, analyze, and assess installations and designs to identify problems.
  • Calculate heating and cooling needs and tolerances, designing controls, and maintenance protocols.
  • Develop proposals, estimates, and schedules for HVAC systems and bids.
  • Perform reviews to establish feasibility and quality of installation, space and maintenance needs.

Mechanical Engineer Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $80,376

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

Key Stats for Mechanical Engineer

Gender

Female
15 %
Male
85 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 42 votes.
Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
30%
5-9 years
32%
10-19 years
25%
20 years or more
6%

Experience Affects Mechanical Engineer Salaries

▲12%

▲3%

National Average
$80,000

▼5%

Skills That Affect Mechanical Engineer Salaries


Pro/Engineer
▲2%

Windows Operating System General Use
▲2%


Microsoft Word
▲1%

Engineering Design
▼0%

ANSYS Simulation Software
▼0%

National Average
$80,000

Computer Aided Design (CAD)
▼1%


▼2%

Matlab
▼2%


SolidWorks
▼3%

autodesk autocad
▼6%

C++ Programming Language
▼10%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 42 votes.

Gender

Female
15 %
Male
85 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
30%
5-9 years
32%
10-19 years
25%
20 years or more
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 91%
dental benefits
Dental: 86%
vision benefits
Vision: 79%
no benefits
None: 3%