Average Early-Career Mechanical Engineer with SolidWorks Skills Salary in San Jose, California

$75,056
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$5,259
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The average salary for an Early-Career Mechanical Engineer with SolidWorks skills in San Jose, California is $75,056.
10%
$63k
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$75k
90%
$98k
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$63k - $98k
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$1k - $14k
Total Pay
$63k - $99k

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Popular Skills for Mechanical Engineer

Skills in Engineering Design and Computer Aided Design (CAD) are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Matlab, Microsoft Excel and Project Management.

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 $70,321 based on 22 salaries. A mid-career Mechanical Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $98,867 based on 31 salaries. An experienced Mechanical Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $104,118 based on 10 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $112,995.
Employees with .NET Software Developer / Programmer in these locations earn less than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in Minneapolis, Minnesota (11.1% less), Denver, Colorado (10.1% less) and San Diego, California (7.2% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 68 survey responses.
Entry Level
32.4%
Mid Career
45.6%
Experienced
14.7%
Late Career
7.4%