Average Mechanical Engineer Salary in Bellingham, Washington

$72,520
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$2,035
Bonus
$2,100
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The average salary for a Mechanical Engineer in Bellingham, Washington is $72,520.
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$58k
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$73k
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$102k
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MEDIAN $72,520
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United States (change)
Salary
$58k - $102k
Bonus
$0 - $10k
Profit Sharing
$0 - $2k
Total Pay
$54k - $106k

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Job Description for Mechanical Engineer

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
More common (> 20%)
Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
Less common (< 8%)

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Popular Skills for Mechanical Engineer

Skills in Engineering Design and Project Management are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Microsoft Excel, Matlab and SolidWorks.

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 $67,407 based on 5 salaries. An early career Mechanical Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $68,467 based on 13 salaries. A mid-career Mechanical Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $72,414 based on 5 salaries. An experienced Mechanical Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $95,000 based on 7 salaries.
Employees with Mechanical Engineer in their job title in Houston, Texas earn an average of 6.6% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Seattle, Washington (5.7% more) and Los Angeles, California (5.0% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Chicago, Illinois (5.7% less), New York, New York (5.4% less) and Boston, Massachusetts (0.3% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 30 survey responses.
Entry Level
16.7%
Early Career
43.3%
Mid Career
16.7%
Experienced
23.3%