$64,449
Avg. Salary

Average additional compensation for this job:

Bonus

$2,027

Profit Sharing

$2,018

Commission

$5,750

An Entry-Level Mechanical Engineer with Microsoft Office skills earns an average salary of $63,785 per year.

$50,043 - $80,826
$50K
$64K
$81K
MEDIAN: $64,449
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$14.96 - $35.17
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MEDIAN: $24.86
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$0$82K
Salary $50,043 - $80,826
Bonus $0.00 - $7,004
Profit Sharing $292 - $7,777
Commission $5,750
Total Pay (?
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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$48,174 - $82,625
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 16 Jul 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 4,935
Hourly Data $0$49
Hourly Rate $14.96 - $35.17
Overtime $23.43 - $49.63
Annual Data $0$82K
Bonus $0.00 - $7,004
Commission $5,750
Profit Sharing $292 - $7,777
Total Pay (?
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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$48,174 - $82,625
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 16 Jul 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 683

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.

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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $64,691

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Key Stats for Mechanical Engineer

Gender

Female
12 %
Male
88 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 889 votes.
Less than 1 year
17%
1-4 years
70%
5-9 years
13%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 889 votes.

Gender

Female
12 %
Male
88 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 88%
dental benefits
Dental: 76%
vision benefits
Vision: 63%
no benefits
None: 11%