Average Mechanical Engineer with Engineering Design Skills Salary in San Jose, California

$79,903
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$5,128
Bonus
$2,500
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The average salary for a Mechanical Engineer with Engineering Design skills in San Jose, California is $79,903.
10%
$62k
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$80k
90%
$113k
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Salary
$62k - $113k
Bonus
$974 - $19k
Profit Sharing
$0 - $3k
Total Pay
$60k - $116k

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Popular Skills for Mechanical Engineer

Skills that pay less than market rate include Autodesk AutoCAD, Project Management, Microsoft Excel, Computer Aided Design (CAD) and SolidWorks.

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 $69,242 based on 22 salaries. An early career Mechanical Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $77,451 based on 93 salaries. A mid-career Mechanical Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $97,843 based on 30 salaries. An experienced Mechanical Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $101,255 based on 12 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $147,395.
Employees with .NET Software Developer / Programmer in these locations earn less than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in Denver, Colorado (11.0% less), New York, New York (10.7% less) and San Diego, California (7.7% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 162 survey responses.
Entry Level
13.6%
Early Career
57.4%
Mid Career
18.5%
Experienced
7.4%
Late Career
3.1%