$69,660
Avg. Salary
$30.50
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

$1,700

Bonus

$500

Profit Sharing

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for a Mechanical Engineer is $30.50 per hour.

The average pay for a Mechanical Engineer is $69,660 per year.

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MEDIAN $69,660
$64,504 - $89,506
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Salary $64,504 - $89,506
Bonus $0.00 - $9,826
Profit Sharing $500
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$64,380 - $88,693
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 19 Jan 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 72

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.

Mechanical Engineer Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $71,865

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Key Stats for Mechanical Engineer

Gender

Female
21 %
Male
79 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 6 votes.
Less than 1 year
36%
1-4 years
53%
5-9 years
3%
10-19 years
3%
20 years or more
5%

Skills That Affect Mechanical Engineer Salaries

ANSYS Simulation Software
▲3%

Microsoft Excel
▲2%

ANSYS
▲2%

NX Unigraphics
▲2%

Matlab
▼0%

National Average
$72,000

Project Management
▼1%

Computer Aided Design (CAD)
▼2%

SolidWorks
▼3%

Microsoft Word
▼3%

Engineering Design
▼4%

Finite Element Analysis (FEA)
▼4%

Microsoft Office
▼5%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 6 votes.

Gender

Female
21 %
Male
79 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
36%
1-4 years
53%
5-9 years
3%
10-19 years
3%
20 years or more
5%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 89%
dental benefits
Dental: 81%
vision benefits
Vision: 62%
no benefits
None: 9%