$67,400
Avg. Salary
$31.19
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

$3,022

Bonus

$1,250

Profit Sharing

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for a Mechanical Engineer in Denver, Colorado is $31.19 per hour.

The average pay for a Mechanical Engineer in Denver, Colorado is $67,400 per year.

$15.15
10%
$31.19
50%
$51.70
90%
MEDIAN $31.19
$51k
10%
$67k
50%
$93k
90%
MEDIAN $67,400
$51,410 - $93,443
$51K
$67K
$93K
MEDIAN: $67,400
10%
50%
90%

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$15.15 - $51.70
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$31
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$0$95K
Salary $51,410 - $93,443
Bonus $9.70 - $9,697
Profit Sharing $97.87 - $15,319
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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$50,960 - $95,826
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 16 Jan 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 338
Hourly Data $0$51
Hourly Rate $15.15 - $51.70
Overtime $21.00 - $40.24
Annual Data $0$95K
Bonus $9.70 - $9,697
Profit Sharing $97.87 - $15,319
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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$50,960 - $95,826
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 16 Jan 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 27

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.

About Denver, Colorado

Denver County, Colorado
682,545
Male:
341,137 (50.0%)
Female:
341,408 (50.0%)
Denver (/ˈdɛnvər/), officially the City and County of Denver, is the capital and most populous municipality of the U.S. state of Colorado. Denver is located in the South Platte River Valley on the western edge of the High Plains just east of the Front Range of the Rocky Mountains. The Denver downtown district is located immediately east of the confluence of Cherry Creek with the South Platte River, approximately 12 mi (19 km) east of the foothills of the Rocky Mountains. Denver is nicknamed the Mile-High City because its official elevation is exactly one mile (5,280 ft or 1,610 m) above sea level, making it one of the highest major cities in the United States. The 105th meridian west of Greenwich, the longitudinal reference for the Mountain Time Zone, passes directly through Denver Union Station. Denver is ranked as a Beta- world city by the Globalization and World Cities Research Network. With a 2015 estimated...
Denver:
$58,003
Colorado:
$63,909
$1,094
Denver:
$316,700
Colorado:
$283,800
3.2%

Mechanical Engineer Job Listings

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 $64,000 based on 139 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 $78,000 based on 71 salaries. An experienced Mechanical Engineer which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $98,000 based on 22 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 $109,000 based on 12 salaries.

Key Stats for Mechanical Engineer

Gender

Female
11 %
Male
89 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 39 votes.
Less than 1 year
11%
1-4 years
51%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
7%
20 years or more
5%

Experience Affects Mechanical Engineer Salaries

▲58%

▲42%

▲14%

National Average
$69,000

▼8%

Skills That Affect Mechanical Engineer Salaries




Microsoft Office
▲1%

National Average
$69,000






ANSYS
▼4%

AutoDesk
▼5%

▼6%

▼7%


Matlab
▼14%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 39 votes.

Gender

Female
11 %
Male
89 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
11%
1-4 years
51%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
7%
20 years or more
5%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 91%
dental benefits
Dental: 77%
vision benefits
Vision: 69%
no benefits
None: 8%