$67,985
Avg. Salary
$29.97
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

$4,093

Bonus

$3,500

Profit Sharing

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for a Mechanical Engineer in Atlanta, Georgia is $29.97 per hour.

The average pay for a Mechanical Engineer in Atlanta, Georgia is $67,985 per year.

$17.69
10%
$29.97
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$45.00
90%
MEDIAN $29.97
$54k
10%
$68k
50%
$97k
90%
MEDIAN $67,985
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MEDIAN: $67,985
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$0$99K
Salary $53,896 - $97,069
Bonus $498 - $10,060
Profit Sharing $371 - $8,170
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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$53,364 - $99,543
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 15 Jan 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 290
Hourly Data $0$61
Hourly Rate $17.69 - $45.00
Overtime $27.18 - $61.66
Annual Data $0$99K
Bonus $498 - $10,060
Profit Sharing $371 - $8,170
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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$53,364 - $99,543
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 15 Jan 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 29

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.

Popular Employer Salaries for Mechanical Engineer

About Atlanta, Georgia

Fulton County, Georgia
463,875
Male:
223,960 (48.3%)
Female:
239,915 (51.7%)
Atlanta is the capital of and the most populous city in the U.S. state of Georgia, with an estimated 2015 population of 463,878. Atlanta is the cultural and economic center of the Atlanta metropolitan area, home to 5,522,942 people and the ninth largest metropolitan area in the United States. Atlanta is the county seat of Fulton County, and a small portion of the city extends eastward into DeKalb County. Atlanta was established in 1837 at the intersection of two railroad lines, and the city rose from the ashes of the American Civil War to become a national center of commerce. In the decades following the Civil Rights Movement, during which the city earned a reputation as "too busy to hate" for the relatively progressive views of some of its citizens and leaders compared to other cities in the Deep South Atlanta attained international prominence. Atlanta is the primary transportation hub of...
Atlanta:
$50,210
Georgia:
$51,244
$981
Atlanta:
$241,200
Georgia:
$159,300
4.8%

Mechanical Engineer Job Listings

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 $65,000 based on 140 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 $77,000 based on 43 salaries. An experienced Mechanical Engineer which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $94,000 based on 28 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 $99,000 based on 18 salaries.

Key Stats for Mechanical Engineer

Gender

Female
8 %
Male
92 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 28 votes.
Less than 1 year
12%
1-4 years
52%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
9%
20 years or more
10%

Experience Affects Mechanical Engineer Salaries

Late-Career
▲42%

▲34%

▲10%

National Average
$70,000

▼7%

Skills That Affect Mechanical Engineer Salaries

Pro/Engineer
▲18%

Finite Element Analysis (FEA)
▲6%


Matlab
▲3%



National Average
$70,000

Computer Aided Design (CAD)
▼1%

Microsoft Word
▼1%


Windows Operating System General Use
▼4%

SolidWorks
▼5%


▼12%

Autodesk Software
▼15%

AutoDesk
▼21%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 28 votes.

Gender

Female
8 %
Male
92 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
12%
1-4 years
52%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
9%
20 years or more
10%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 87%
dental benefits
Dental: 70%
vision benefits
Vision: 56%
no benefits
None: 13%