$79,280
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The average salary for a Mechanical Engineer at General Electric Co (GE) is $78,947 per year. Pay for this job does not change much by experience, with the most experienced earning only a bit more than the least. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.

$65,281 - $104,640
$65K
$79K
$100K
MEDIAN: $79,280
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Salary $65,281 - $104,640
Bonus $0.00 - $9,863
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$64,936 - $107,602
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 15 Sep 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 149

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

National Average: $80,130

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

Key Stats for Mechanical Engineer

Gender

Female
14 %
Male
86 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 37 votes.
Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
30%
5-9 years
33%
10-19 years
25%
20 years or more
5%

Experience Affects Mechanical Engineer Salaries

▲12%

▲4%

National Average
$80,000

▼5%

Skills That Affect Mechanical Engineer Salaries


Windows Operating System General Use
▲3%

Pro/Engineer
▲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 37 votes.

Gender

Female
14 %
Male
86 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
30%
5-9 years
33%
10-19 years
25%
20 years or more
5%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 89%
dental benefits
Dental: 85%
vision benefits
Vision: 78%
no benefits
None: 4%