Average Late-Career Mechanical Engineer with Project Management Skills Salary in Chicago, Illinois

$108,992
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$4,000
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The average salary for a Late-Career Mechanical Engineer with Project Management skills in Chicago, Illinois is $108,992.
10%
$57k
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$109k
90%
$148k
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Popular Skills for Mechanical Engineer

Skills that pay less than market rate include Computer Aided Design (CAD), SolidWorks, Microsoft Office, Autodesk AutoCAD and Engineering Design.

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 $61,251 based on 7 salaries. An early career Mechanical Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $67,658 based on 57 salaries. A mid-career Mechanical Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $73,796 based on 24 salaries. An experienced Mechanical Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $94,135 based on 18 salaries.
Employees with Mechanical Engineer in their job title in Minneapolis, Minnesota earn an average of 10.1% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Portland, Oregon (1.4% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Salt Lake City, Utah (7.8% less), Detroit, Michigan (7.2% less) and Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania (4.4% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 106 survey responses.
Entry Level
6.6%
Early Career
53.8%
Mid Career
22.6%
Experienced
17.0%