Average Early-Career Mechanical Engineer Salary at Jacobs Engineering Group Inc

$71,624
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$1,014
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The average salary for an Early-Career Mechanical Engineer at Jacobs Engineering Group Inc is $71,624.
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$57k
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$72k
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$86k
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MEDIAN $71,624
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$57k - $86k
Bonus
$986 - $5k
Total Pay
$57k - $87k

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Job Description for Mechanical Engineer

Mechanical Engineer Tasks
  • Performs engineering duties; develops, designs, and tests mechanical devices.
  • Writes technical reports, handbooks, and bulletins for use by staff or customers.
  • Estimates time and cost to complete projects.
  • Researches designs and makes recommendations based on appearance, safety, budget, and function.
The top respondents for the job title Mechanical Engineer are from the companies Northrop Grumman Corporation, Lockheed Martin Corp and The Boeing Company. Reported salaries are highest at General Motors Corporation where the average pay is $76,904. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include Ford Motor Company and General Electric Co (GE), earning around $76,824 and $75,074, respectively. Lockheed Martin Corp pays the lowest at around $71,702. Raytheon Co. and The Boeing Company also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying $73,372 and $73,838, respectively.

Career Paths

Explore the most common career paths for Mechanical Engineer. Thickness and color of lines indicates popularity of movement from one job to the next. Visit our career path planner to research other job paths.
Mechanical Engineer
Senior Mechanical Engineer
Project Engineer
Mechanical Design Engineer
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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 $61,996 based on 27 salaries. A mid-career Mechanical Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $91,421 based on 15 salaries. An experienced Mechanical Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $97,390 based on 8 salaries.

Years of Experience

This data is based on 50 survey responses.
Entry Level
54.0%
Mid Career
30.0%
Experienced
16.0%