Average Early-Career Mechanical Engineer with Microsoft Word Skills Salary in Chicago, Illinois

$67,777
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The average salary for an Early-Career Mechanical Engineer with Microsoft Word skills in Chicago, Illinois is $67,777.
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$56k
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$68k
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$80k
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Popular Skills for Mechanical Engineer

Skills that pay less than market rate include Computer Aided Design (CAD), Project Management, Autodesk AutoCAD, SolidWorks and Engineering Design.

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 $60,575 based on 5 salaries. A mid-career Mechanical Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $80,131 based on 11 salaries. An experienced Mechanical Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $84,289 based on 6 salaries.
Employees with Mechanical Engineer in their job title in San Diego, California earn an average of 11.5% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Los Angeles, California (9.5% more) and Houston, Texas (6.3% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Denver, Colorado (6.2% less), New York, New York (2.4% less) and Atlanta, Georgia (1.1% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 22 survey responses.
Entry Level
22.7%
Mid Career
50.0%
Experienced
27.3%