Average Early-Career Mechanical Engineer with Engineering Design Skills Salary in Seattle, Washington

$73,908
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$3,038
Bonus
$2,500
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The average salary for an Early-Career Mechanical Engineer with Engineering Design skills in Seattle, Washington is $73,908.
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$60k
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$74k
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$91k
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Salary
$60k - $91k
Bonus
$514 - $8k
Profit Sharing
$1k - $6k
Total Pay
$58k - $92k

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Popular Skills for Mechanical Engineer

Skills in Computer Aided Design (CAD) and Project Management are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Microsoft Office, Microsoft Excel 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 $67,002 based on 26 salaries. A mid-career Mechanical Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $87,818 based on 82 salaries. An experienced Mechanical Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $97,772 based on 49 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $120,000.
Employees with Mechanical Engineer in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 14.9% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Los Angeles, California (0.9% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Denver, Colorado (7.9% less), New York, New York (5.9% less) and San Diego, California (3.5% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 170 survey responses.
Entry Level
15.3%
Mid Career
48.2%
Experienced
28.8%
Late Career
7.6%