Average Mechanical Engineer Salary in Wilmington, North Carolina

$70,330
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$1,300
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The average salary for a Mechanical Engineer in Wilmington, North Carolina is $70,330.
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$54k
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$70k
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$90k
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Popular Skills for Mechanical Engineer

Skills in Project Management are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Autodesk AutoCAD, Autodesk Inventor, Microsoft Excel and Engineering Design.

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 $69,959 based on 15 salaries. A mid-career Mechanical Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $69,047 based on 12 salaries.
Employees with Mechanical Engineer in their job title in Houston, Texas earn an average of 10.6% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Seattle, Washington (9.6% more) and Los Angeles, California (9.5% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Chicago, Illinois (2.5% less) and New York, New York (1.6% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 27 survey responses.
Early Career
55.6%
Mid Career
44.4%