Average Mechanical Engineer with Pro/Engineer Skills Salary in Chicago, Illinois

$72,659
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$3,924
Bonus
$5,000
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The average salary for a Mechanical Engineer with Pro/Engineer skills in Chicago, Illinois is $72,659.
10%
$61k
MEDIAN
$73k
90%
$106k
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$61k - $106k
Bonus
$2k - $18k
Profit Sharing
$0 - $5k
Total Pay
$50k - $115k

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Popular Skills for Mechanical Engineer

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

Pay by Experience Level for Mechanical Engineer

An early career Mechanical Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $70,578 based on 19 salaries. A mid-career Mechanical Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $75,000 based on 5 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $105,000.
Employees with Mechanical Engineer in their job title in Houston, Texas earn an average of 10.7% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Los Angeles, California (8.6% more) and San Diego, California (6.6% more). The lowest salaries can be found in New York, New York (3.2% less), Minneapolis, Minnesota (2.3% less) and Orlando, Florida (0.6% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 27 survey responses.
Early Career
70.4%
Mid Career
18.5%
Late Career
11.1%