Average Mid-Career Mechanical Engineer with SolidWorks Skills Salary in San Jose, California

$98,593
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$5,404
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The average salary for a Mid-Career Mechanical Engineer with SolidWorks skills in San Jose, California is $98,593.
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$73k
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$99k
90%
$122k
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$73k - $122k
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$2k - $15k
Total Pay
$75k - $125k

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Popular Skills for Mechanical Engineer

Skills in Computer Aided Design (CAD) and Matlab are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Autodesk AutoCAD, Microsoft Excel 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 $69,379 based on 23 salaries. An early career Mechanical Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $74,649 based on 92 salaries. An experienced Mechanical Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $103,186 based on 9 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $112,995.
Employees with .NET Software Developer / Programmer in these locations earn less than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in Salt Lake City, Utah (23.2% less), Denver, Colorado (20.6% less) and Seattle, Washington (19.9% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 129 survey responses.
Entry Level
17.8%
Early Career
71.3%
Experienced
7.0%
Late Career
3.9%