Average Mechanical Engineer Salary in Dallas, Texas

$68,475
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$4,884
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$2,650
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The average salary for a Mechanical Engineer in Dallas, Texas is $68,475.
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$54k
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$68k
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$94k
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What Do Mechanical Engineers Do?

The top respondents for the job title Mechanical Engineer are from the companies Lockheed Martin Corp, Raytheon Co. and Halliburton Energy Services. Reported salaries are highest at Raytheon Co. where the average pay is $75,923. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include Lockheed Martin Corp, earning around $75,300. Halliburton Energy Services pays the lowest at around $68,000. L-3 Communications also pays on the lower end of the scale, paying $71,091.

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What Are Popular Skills for Mechanical Engineers?

Skills in Engineering Design are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Autodesk AutoCAD, Microsoft Office, Computer Aided Design (CAD) and SolidWorks.

What is the Pay by Experience Level for Mechanical Engineers?

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 $62,349 based on 77 salaries. An early career Mechanical Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $66,017 based on 180 salaries. A mid-career Mechanical Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $77,681 based on 80 salaries. An experienced Mechanical Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $84,732 based on 52 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $102,752.
Employees with Mechanical Engineer in their job title in Seattle, Washington earn an average of 14.5% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Los Angeles, California (14.3% more) and Houston, Texas (13.9% more).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 406 survey responses.
Entry Level
19.0%
Early Career
44.3%
Mid Career
19.7%
Experienced
12.8%
Late Career
4.2%