Average Early-Career Mechanical Engineer with Autodesk AutoCAD Skills Salary in San Diego, California

$67,820
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$4,861
Bonus
$5,500
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The average salary for an Early-Career Mechanical Engineer with Autodesk AutoCAD skills in San Diego, California is $67,820.
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$56k
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$68k
90%
$84k
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Salary
$56k - $84k
Bonus
$1k - $10k
Profit Sharing
$0 - $6k
Total Pay
$49k - $94k

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Popular Skills for Mechanical Engineer

Skills in Engineering Design, SolidWorks, Computer Aided Design (CAD), Microsoft Excel 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 $62,031 based on 10 salaries. A mid-career Mechanical Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $81,713 based on 24 salaries. An experienced Mechanical Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $85,000 based on 11 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $89,617.
Employees with Mechanical Engineer in their job title in Los Angeles, California earn an average of 5.3% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Houston, Texas (5.2% more). The lowest salaries can be found in St. Louis, Missouri (9.0% less), Chicago, Illinois (8.3% less) and Denver, Colorado (7.2% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 50 survey responses.
Entry Level
20.0%
Mid Career
48.0%
Experienced
22.0%
Late Career
10.0%