Average Entry-Level Mechanical Engineer Salary in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

$61,843
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$1,500
Bonus
$400
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The average salary for an Entry-Level Mechanical Engineer in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania is $61,843.
10%
$49k
MEDIAN
$62k
90%
$73k
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Salary
$49k - $73k
Bonus
$962 - $7k
Profit Sharing
$0 - $400
Total Pay
$46k - $74k

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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 Computer Aided Design (CAD), Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Office and SolidWorks.

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 $66,269 based on 186 salaries. A mid-career Mechanical Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $80,855 based on 67 salaries. An experienced Mechanical Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $90,963 based on 28 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $116,183.
Employees with Mechanical Engineer in their job title in Los Angeles, California earn an average of 12.4% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in San Diego, California (8.4% more) and Houston, Texas (7.4% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Chicago, Illinois (2.7% less) and Dallas, Texas (0.2% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 305 survey responses.
Early Career
61.0%
Mid Career
22.0%
Experienced
9.2%
Late Career
7.9%