$67,434
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A Mechanical Engineer at General Dynamics Electric Boat earns an average salary of $66,796 per year. People in this job generally don't have more than 10 years' experience.

$63,378 - $76,084
$63K
$67K
$76K
MEDIAN: $67,434
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Salary $63,378 - $76,084
Bonus $497 - $1,965
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$63,819 - $79,609
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 22 Sep 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 98

Job Description for Mechanical Engineer

Mechanical engineers participate in the planning and manufacturing of new products by performing engineering duties and developing, designing and testing mechanical devices. Job requirements include either a bachelor of science in mechanical engineering, a master of science in engineering, or a related degree. The EIT exam, membership in a professional society and specific industry-related certifications may also be encouraged or required.

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Mechanical Engineer Tasks

  • Estimates time and cost to complete projects.
  • Researches designs and makes recommendations based on appearance, safety, budget, and function.
  • Performs engineering duties; develops, designs, and tests mechanical devices.
  • Writes technical reports, handbooks, and bulletins for use by staff or customers.

Mechanical Engineer Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

-1%

National Average: $67,974

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Key Stats for Mechanical Engineer

Gender

Female
16 %
Male
84 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 11 votes.
Less than 1 year
38%
1-4 years
48%
5-9 years
10%
10-19 years
4%

Experience Affects Mechanical Engineer Salaries

Mid-Career
▲11%

National Average
$68,000

▼1%

Skills That Affect Mechanical Engineer Salaries

Windows Operating System General Use
▲3%

Project Management
▲1%

Engineering Design
▼0%

Microsoft Office
▼0%

Matlab
▼0%

National Average
$68,000

Microsoft Excel
▼1%

Microsoft Word
▼2%

Finite Element Analysis (FEA)
▼2%

ANSYS Simulation Software
▼2%

autodesk autocad
▼2%

SolidWorks
▼2%

Computer Aided Design (CAD)
▼3%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 11 votes.

Gender

Female
16 %
Male
84 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
38%
1-4 years
48%
5-9 years
10%
10-19 years
4%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 91%
dental benefits
Dental: 80%
vision benefits
Vision: 71%
no benefits
None: 8%