Average Early-Career Mechanical Engineer Salary in Peoria, Illinois

$71,747
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$5,000
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The average salary for an Early-Career Mechanical Engineer in Peoria, Illinois is $71,747.
10%
$54k
MEDIAN
$72k
90%
$86k
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$53k - $93k

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Popular Skills for Mechanical Engineer

Skills in Matlab are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Pro/Engineer, Microsoft Office, Microsoft Excel and Engineering Design.

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 $55,000 based on 13 salaries. A mid-career Mechanical Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $79,949 based on 23 salaries. An experienced Mechanical Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $81,127 based on 11 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $120,793.
Employees with Mechanical Engineer in their job title in Los Angeles, California earn an average of 3.1% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Houston, Texas (2.3% more) and Seattle, Washington (2.0% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Chicago, Illinois (7.7% less), New York, New York (4.7% less) and San Diego, California (1.4% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 52 survey responses.
Entry Level
25.0%
Mid Career
44.2%
Experienced
21.2%
Late Career
9.6%