Average Early-Career Mechanical Engineer Salary in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

$66,098
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$2,893
Bonus
$1,000
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The average salary for an Early-Career Mechanical Engineer in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania is $66,098.
10%
$55k
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$66k
90%
$80k
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$55k - $80k
Bonus
$492 - $8k
Profit Sharing
$0 - $6k
Total Pay
$54k - $83k

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Popular Skills for Mechanical Engineer

Skills in Engineering Design are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Microsoft Office, Autodesk AutoCAD, Project Management 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 $60,788 based on 45 salaries. A mid-career Mechanical Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $80,855 based on 69 salaries. An experienced Mechanical Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $88,900 based on 25 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $116,529.
Employees with Mechanical Engineer in their job title in Los Angeles, California earn an average of 11.6% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Houston, Texas (11.0% more) and Seattle, Washington (10.6% more).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 164 survey responses.
Entry Level
27.4%
Mid Career
42.1%
Experienced
15.2%
Late Career
15.2%