$79,552
Avg. Salary
$36.97
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

$3,857

Bonus

$4,600

Profit Sharing

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for a Mechanical Engineer is $36.97 per hour.

The average pay for a Mechanical Engineer is $79,552 per year.

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MEDIAN $36.97
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$99k
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MEDIAN $79,552
$67,240 - $98,921
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MEDIAN: $79,552
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$0$103K
Salary $67,240 - $98,921
Bonus $1,000 - $4,143
Profit Sharing $2,013 - $5,463
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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$70,951 - $103,097
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 12 Jan 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 26

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
  • Design HVAC systems, including writing specifications.
  • Troubleshoot, analyze, and assess installations and designs to identify problems.
  • Calculate heating and cooling needs and tolerances, designing controls, and maintenance protocols.
  • Develop proposals, estimates, and schedules for HVAC systems and bids.
  • Perform reviews to establish feasibility and quality of installation, space and maintenance needs.

Mechanical Engineer Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

-6%

National Average: $83,091

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Key Stats for Mechanical Engineer

Gender

Female
35 %
Male
65 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 4 votes.
Less than 1 year
11%
1-4 years
46%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
18%

Skills That Affect Mechanical Engineer Salaries

National Average
$83,000

SolidWorks
▼1%

Engineering Design
▼7%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 4 votes.

Gender

Female
35 %
Male
65 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
11%
1-4 years
46%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
18%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 89%
dental benefits
Dental: 89%
vision benefits
Vision: 75%
no benefits
None: 11%