$64,756
Avg. Salary
$29.59
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation for this job:

Bonus

$3,146

Profit Sharing

$3,915

The average pay for a Mechanical Engineer in Atlanta, Georgia is $29.59 per hour.

The average pay for a Mechanical Engineer in Atlanta, Georgia is $64,756 per year.

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$0$81K
Salary $52,112 - $79,762
Bonus $0.00 - $7,240
Profit Sharing $497 - $7,757
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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$51,165 - $81,185
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 13 Nov 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 214
Hourly Data $0$51
Hourly Rate $17.45 - $36.28
Overtime $29.58 - $51.19
Annual Data $0$81K
Bonus $0.00 - $7,240
Profit Sharing $497 - $7,757
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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$51,165 - $81,185
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 13 Nov 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 25

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.

About Atlanta, Georgia

Fulton County, Georgia
463,875
Male:
223,960 (48.3%)
Female:
239,915 (51.7%)
Atlanta is the capital of and the most populous city in the U.S. state of Georgia, with an estimated 2015 population of 463,878. Atlanta is the cultural and economic center of the Atlanta metropolitan area, home to 5,522,942 people and the ninth largest metropolitan area in the United States. Atlanta is the county seat of Fulton County, and a small portion of the city extends eastward into DeKalb County. Atlanta was established in 1837 at the intersection of two railroad lines, and the city rose from the ashes of the American Civil War to become a national center of commerce. In the decades following the Civil Rights Movement, during which the city earned a reputation as "too busy to hate" for the relatively progressive views of some of its citizens and leaders compared to other cities in the Deep South Atlanta attained international prominence. Atlanta is the primary transportation hub of...
Atlanta:
$50,210
Georgia:
$51,244
$981
Atlanta:
$241,200
Georgia:
$159,300
4.8%

Mechanical Engineer Job Listings

Mechanical Engineer Reviews

Q: What is it like working in Atlanta?

Mechanical Engineer in Atlanta:
Pros: Easy commute from south side. Lots to do in area.
Cons: Too much racial tension in the city.

Mechanical Engineer in Atlanta:
"Great Work Life Balance."
Pros: Tax is lower on your income. The salaries are still high. Rent is low enough.
Cons: Traffic, Traffic, Traffic!! The public transport system is very poor.

Key Stats for Mechanical Engineer

Gender

Female
8 %
Male
92 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 23 votes.
Less than 1 year
16%
1-4 years
72%
5-9 years
11%

Skills That Affect Mechanical Engineer Salaries

Matlab
▲8%

Project Management
▲6%

Engineering Design
▲4%

Microsoft Excel
▲3%

National Average
$66,000

Computer Aided Design (CAD)
▼2%

Finite Element Analysis (FEA)
▼2%

SolidWorks
▼3%

Microsoft Word
▼5%

autodesk autocad
▼7%

Microsoft Office
▼7%

AutoCAD
▼11%

Autodesk Software
▼12%

Autodesk Revit MEP
▼14%

Windows Operating System General Use
▼14%

AutoDesk
▼16%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 23 votes.

Gender

Female
8 %
Male
92 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 87%
dental benefits
Dental: 67%
vision benefits
Vision: 56%
no benefits
None: 13%