Average Experienced Mechanical Engineer Salary in Los Angeles, California

$102,283
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$5,087
Bonus
$3,000
Profit Sharing
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The average salary for an Experienced Mechanical Engineer in Los Angeles, California is $102,283.
10%
$68k
MEDIAN
$102k
90%
$141k
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Salary
$68k - $141k
Bonus
$970 - $17k
Profit Sharing
$0 - $16k
Total Pay
$64k - $143k

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Popular Skills for Mechanical Engineer

Skills in Project Management are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Computer Aided Design (CAD), Autodesk AutoCAD, SolidWorks 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 $68,875 based on 154 salaries. An early career Mechanical Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $73,781 based on 416 salaries. A mid-career Mechanical Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $86,998 based on 183 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $117,024.
Employees with .NET Software Developer / Programmer in these locations earn less than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in New York, New York (19.6% less), Dallas, Texas (18.3% less) and Cincinnati, Ohio (17.8% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 798 survey responses.
Entry Level
19.3%
Early Career
52.1%
Mid Career
22.9%
Late Career
5.6%