Average Mechanical Engineer with SolidWorks Skills Salary in San Diego, California

$70,693
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$2,048
Bonus
$3,000
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The average salary for a Mechanical Engineer with SolidWorks skills in San Diego, California is $70,693.
10%
$58k
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$71k
90%
$92k
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Salary
$58k - $92k
Bonus
$98 - $7k
Profit Sharing
$592 - $10k
Total Pay
$55k - $93k

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Popular Skills for Mechanical Engineer

Skills in Engineering Design, Computer Aided Design (CAD), Microsoft Office and Microsoft Excel are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Autodesk AutoCAD.

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 $64,256 based on 26 salaries. An early career Mechanical Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $69,685 based on 141 salaries. A mid-career Mechanical Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $83,547 based on 31 salaries. An experienced Mechanical Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $95,317 based on 11 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $109,500.
Employees with Mechanical Engineer in their job title in San Jose, California earn an average of 10.6% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Los Angeles, California (7.5% more) and Seattle, Washington (6.5% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Minneapolis, Minnesota (3.1% less) and Denver, Colorado (3.0% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 214 survey responses.
Entry Level
12.1%
Early Career
65.9%
Mid Career
14.5%
Experienced
5.1%
Late Career
2.3%