Average Mechanical Engineer Salary in Rockford, Illinois

$68,752
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$3,931
Bonus
$700
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The average salary for a Mechanical Engineer in Rockford, Illinois is $68,752.
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$52k
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$69k
90%
$84k
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$52k - $84k
Bonus
$296 - $9k
Profit Sharing
$0 - $700
Total Pay
$51k - $87k

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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 Microsoft Office, Computer Aided Design (CAD), 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 $63,603 based on 8 salaries. An early career Mechanical Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $68,251 based on 51 salaries. A mid-career Mechanical Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $74,151 based on 9 salaries. An experienced Mechanical Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $99,780 based on 5 salaries.
Employees with Mechanical Engineer in their job title in Houston, Texas earn an average of 13.0% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Los Angeles, California (12.4% more) and Seattle, Washington (12.3% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Chicago, Illinois (0.1% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 73 survey responses.
Entry Level
11.0%
Early Career
69.9%
Mid Career
12.3%
Experienced
6.8%