$71,000
Avg. Salary
$35.85
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

$506

Bonus

$4,500

Profit Sharing

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for a Mechanical Engineer is $35.85 per hour.

The average pay for a Mechanical Engineer is $71,000 per year.

$32.79
10%
$35.85
50%
$45.17
90%
MEDIAN $35.85
$50k
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$71k
50%
$91k
90%
MEDIAN $71,000
$49,525 - $91,234
$50K
$71K
$91K
MEDIAN: $71,000
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$0$122K
Salary $49,525 - $91,234
Bonus $412 - $24,240
Profit Sharing $966 - $35,235
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$50,467 - $122,339
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 12 Jan 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 27
Hourly Data $0$45
Hourly Rate $35.85
Overtime $44.66
Annual Data $0$122K
Bonus $412 - $24,240
Profit Sharing $966 - $35,235
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$50,467 - $122,339
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 12 Jan 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 5

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
  • Design HVAC systems, including writing specifications.
  • Troubleshoot, analyze, and assess installations and designs to identify problems.
  • Calculate heating and cooling needs and tolerances, designing controls, and maintenance protocols.
  • Develop proposals, estimates, and schedules for HVAC systems and bids.
  • Perform reviews to establish feasibility and quality of installation, space and maintenance needs.

Mechanical Engineer Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

3%

National Average: $75,649

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

Key Stats for Mechanical Engineer

Job Satisfaction

Satisfied
Rated 3 out of 5
based on 8 votes.
Less than 1 year
13%
1-4 years
41%
5-9 years
41%
10-19 years
6%

Experience Affects Mechanical Engineer Salaries

Mid-Career
▲28%

National Average
$76,000

▼7%

Skills That Affect Mechanical Engineer Salaries

Computer Aided Design (CAD)
▲13%

▲11%

Engineering Design
▲11%

National Average
$76,000

SolidWorks
▼1%

ANSYS Simulation Software
▼4%

ANSYS
▼16%

Job Satisfaction

Satisfied
Rated 3 out of 5
based on 8 votes.

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
13%
1-4 years
41%
5-9 years
41%
10-19 years
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 100%
dental benefits
Dental: 97%
vision benefits
Vision: 81%
no benefits
None: