Average Experienced Mechanical Engineer with SolidWorks Skills Salary

$84,998
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$4,045
Bonus
$3,500
Profit Sharing
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The average salary for an Experienced Mechanical Engineer with SolidWorks skills is $84,998.
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$64k
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$85k
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$112k
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MEDIAN $84,998
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Salary
$64k - $112k
Bonus
$245 - $12k
Profit Sharing
$505 - $16k
Total Pay
$64k - $116k

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Job Description for Mechanical Engineer

Career Paths

Explore the most common career paths for Mechanical Engineer. Thickness and color of lines indicates popularity of movement from one job to the next. Visit our career path planner to research other job paths.
Mechanical Engineer
Senior Mechanical Engineer
Project Engineer
Mechanical Design Engineer
More common (> 20%)
Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
Less common (< 8%)

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Popular Skills for Mechanical Engineer

Skills in Engineering Design, Project Management, Microsoft Office and Microsoft Excel are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Autodesk AutoCAD.

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 $60,479 based on 1,605 salaries. An early career Mechanical Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $65,513 based on 6,552 salaries. A mid-career Mechanical Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $75,662 based on 2,557 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $89,363.
Employees with Mechanical Engineer in their job title in Los Angeles, California earn an average of 16.5% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Houston, Texas (8.6% more) and Seattle, Washington (7.1% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Cincinnati, Ohio (3.6% less) and Minneapolis, Minnesota (3.0% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 11,163 survey responses.
Entry Level
14.4%
Early Career
58.7%
Mid Career
22.9%
Late Career
4.0%