$66,935
Avg. Salary
$25.51
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

$2,405

Bonus

$2,042

Profit Sharing

$8,000

Commission

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for a Mechanical Engineer with SolidWorks skills is $25.51 per hour.

The average pay for a Mechanical Engineer with SolidWorks skills is $66,935 per year.

$16.31
10%
$25.51
50%
$39.57
90%
MEDIAN $25.51
$51k
10%
$67k
50%
$89k
90%
MEDIAN $66,935
$51,291 - $88,878
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$67K
$89K
MEDIAN: $66,935
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50%
90%

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$16.31 - $39.57
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$0$91K
Salary $51,291 - $88,878
Bonus $101 - $7,965
Profit Sharing $484 - $8,077
Commission $8,000
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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$49,942 - $91,086
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 17 Jan 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 10,292
Hourly Data $0$52
Hourly Rate $16.31 - $39.57
Overtime $24.10 - $52.50
Annual Data $0$91K
Bonus $101 - $7,965
Commission $8,000
Profit Sharing $484 - $8,077
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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$49,942 - $91,086
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 17 Jan 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 1,155

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.

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Pay by Experience Level for Mechanical Engineer

Pay by Experience for a Mechanical Engineer has a positive trend. An entry-level Mechanical Engineer with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $63,000 based on 4,201 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Mechanical Engineer with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $75,000 based on 1,317 salaries. An experienced Mechanical Engineer which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $84,000 based on 491 salaries. A Mechanical Engineer with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $88,000 based on 254 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $67,289

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Key Stats for Mechanical Engineer

Gender

Female
10 %
Male
90 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 1901 votes.
Less than 1 year
13%
1-4 years
54%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
7%
20 years or more
4%

Experience Affects Mechanical Engineer Salaries

▲31%

▲25%

▲12%

National Average
$67,000

▼6%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 1901 votes.

Gender

Female
10 %
Male
90 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
13%
1-4 years
54%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
7%
20 years or more
4%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 88%
dental benefits
Dental: 74%
vision benefits
Vision: 61%
no benefits
None: 11%