$64,820
Avg. Salary

Average additional compensation for this job:

Bonus

$2,980

Profit Sharing

$3,597

An Entry-Level Mechanical Engineer in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania earns an average salary of $65,293 per year. A skill in Finite Element Analysis (FEA) is associated with high pay for this job.

$51,966 - $78,167
$52K
$65K
$78K
MEDIAN: $64,820
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50%
90%

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$11.00 - $35.16
$11
$26
$35
MEDIAN: $26.23
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$0$80K
Salary $51,966 - $78,167
Bonus $403 - $9,696
Profit Sharing $1,957 - $6,332
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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$51,324 - $80,064
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 16 Sep 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 221
Hourly Data $0$45
Hourly Rate $11.00 - $35.16
Overtime $19.73 - $45.72
Annual Data $0$80K
Bonus $403 - $9,696
Profit Sharing $1,957 - $6,332
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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$51,324 - $80,064
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 16 Sep 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 19

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

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

About Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Allegheny County, Pennsylvania
304,385
Male:
149,690 (49.2%)
Female:
154,695 (50.8%)
Pittsburgh (/ˈpɪtsbərɡ/ PITS-burg) is a city in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania in the United States, and is the county seat of Allegheny County. The Combined Statistical Area (CSA) population of 2,659,937 is the largest in both the Ohio Valley and Appalachia, the second-largest in Pennsylvania after Philadelphia and the 20th-largest in the U.S. Located at the confluence of the Allegheny and Monongahela rivers, which form the Ohio River, Pittsburgh is known as both "the Steel City" for its more than 300 steel-related businesses, and as the "City of Bridges" for its 446 bridges. The city features 30 skyscrapers, two inclines, a pre-revolutionary fortification and the Point State Park at the confluence of the rivers. The city developed as a vital link of the Atlantic coast and Midwest. The mineral-rich Allegheny Mountains made the area coveted by the French and British empires, Virginia, Whiskey Rebels, and Civil War raiders. Aside from steel,...
Pittsburgh:
$41,293
Pennsylvania:
$55,702
$858
Pittsburgh:
$108,400
Pennsylvania:
$170,600
4.3%

Mechanical Engineer Job Listings

Key Stats for Mechanical Engineer

Gender

Female
8 %
Male
92 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 16 votes.
Less than 1 year
19%
1-4 years
63%
5-9 years
18%

Skills That Affect Mechanical Engineer Salaries

Finite Element Analysis (FEA)
▲13%

Microsoft Word
▲9%

ANSYS Simulation Software
▲8%

Pro/Engineer
▲6%

Microsoft Office
▲5%

Project Management
▲5%

Engineering Design
▲3%

ANSYS
▲2%

Microsoft Excel
▲2%

Matlab
▲2%

Computer Aided Design (CAD)
▲1%

National Average
$66,000

SolidWorks
▼2%

autodesk autocad
▼5%

Autodesk Software
▼6%

AutoCAD
▼8%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 16 votes.

Gender

Female
8 %
Male
92 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 90%
dental benefits
Dental: 79%
vision benefits
Vision: 70%
no benefits
None: 8%