$72,332
Avg. Salary
$28.92
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

$3,141

Bonus

$3,004

Profit Sharing

$8,000

Commission

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for a Mechanical Engineer with Project Management skills is $28.92 per hour.

The average pay for a Mechanical Engineer with Project Management skills is $72,332 per year.

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$18.99
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$28.92
50%
$42.30
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MEDIAN $28.92
10%
$56k
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$72k
50%
$101k
90%
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MEDIAN $72,332
$55,879 - $101,009
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MEDIAN: $72,332
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$0$104K
Salary $55,879 - $101,009
Bonus $485 - $10,129
Profit Sharing $625 - $9,911
Commission $8,000
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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$55,053 - $104,233
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 17 May 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 6,041
Hourly Data $0$56
Hourly Rate $18.99 - $42.30
Overtime $27.51 - $56.49
Annual Data $0$104K
Bonus $485 - $10,129
Commission $8,000
Profit Sharing $625 - $9,911
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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$55,053 - $104,233
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 17 May 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 563

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
  • Performs engineering duties; develops, designs, and tests mechanical devices.
  • Writes technical reports, handbooks, and bulletins for use by staff or customers.
  • Estimates time and cost to complete projects.
  • Researches designs and makes recommendations based on appearance, safety, budget, and function.

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Pay by Experience Level for Mechanical Engineer

Pay by Experience for a Mechanical Engineer has a positive trend. An entry-level Mechanical Engineer with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $67,000 based on 1,788 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Mechanical Engineer with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $80,000 based on 1,001 salaries. An experienced Mechanical Engineer which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $89,000 based on 530 salaries. A Mechanical Engineer with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $101,000 based on 316 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $73,759

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Key Stats for Mechanical Engineer

Gender

Female
10 %
Male
90 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 1479 votes.
Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
45%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
8%

Experience Affects Mechanical Engineer Salaries

▲37%

Experienced
▲20%

▲8%

National Average
$74,000

▼10%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 1479 votes.

Gender

Female
10 %
Male
90 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
45%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
8%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 89%
dental benefits
Dental: 77%
vision benefits
Vision: 65%
no benefits
None: 10%