Average Mechanical Engineer Salary in Portland, Oregon

$71,553
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$3,878
Bonus
$1,974
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The average salary for a Mechanical Engineer in Portland, Oregon is $71,553.
10%
$59k
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$72k
90%
$102k
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$59k - $102k
Bonus
$297 - $10k
Profit Sharing
$670 - $6k
Total Pay
$57k - $106k

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Job Description for Mechanical Engineer

The top respondents for the job title Mechanical Engineer are from the companies Daimler Trucks North America LLC, PAE Consulting Engineers and The Insitu Group. Reported salaries are highest at Intel Corporation where the average pay is $98,500. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include PAE Consulting Engineers, earning around $71,226. U.S. Army Corps of Engineers pays the lowest at around $55,740. The Insitu Group also pays on the lower end of the scale, paying $67,146.

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Popular Skills for Mechanical Engineer

Skills in Engineering Design, Computer Aided Design (CAD) and Project Management are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Autodesk AutoCAD 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 $64,519 based on 36 salaries. An early career Mechanical Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $68,084 based on 147 salaries. A mid-career Mechanical Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $81,674 based on 52 salaries. An experienced Mechanical Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $94,224 based on 32 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $105,006.
Employees with Mechanical Engineer in their job title in Houston, Texas earn an average of 8.6% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Los Angeles, California (8.0% more) and Seattle, Washington (7.9% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Chicago, Illinois (3.9% less) and New York, New York (3.2% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 290 survey responses.
Entry Level
12.4%
Early Career
50.7%
Mid Career
17.9%
Experienced
11.0%
Late Career
7.9%