Average Early-Career Mechanical Engineer with Autodesk AutoCAD Skills Salary in Chicago, Illinois

$62,220
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$1,500
Bonus
$2,035
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The average salary for an Early-Career Mechanical Engineer with Autodesk AutoCAD skills in Chicago, Illinois is $62,220.
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$54k
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$62k
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$75k
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$54k - $75k
Bonus
$294 - $7k
Profit Sharing
$0 - $2k
Total Pay
$52k - $76k

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Popular Skills for Mechanical Engineer

Skills in Engineering Design, SolidWorks, Project Management, Computer Aided Design (CAD) and Microsoft Office are correlated to pay that is above average.

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 $57,731 based on 19 salaries. A mid-career Mechanical Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $76,618 based on 19 salaries. An experienced Mechanical Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $91,261 based on 17 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $90,000.
Employees with Mechanical Engineer in their job title in Houston, Texas earn an average of 15.2% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Los Angeles, California (14.5% more) and San Diego, California (9.7% more). The lowest salaries can be found in St. Louis, Missouri (1.3% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 63 survey responses.
Entry Level
30.2%
Mid Career
30.2%
Experienced
27.0%
Late Career
12.7%