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Average Mid-Career Mechanical Engineer with Project Management Skills Salary in Boston, Massachusetts

$84,658
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$4,000
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The average salary for a Mid-Career Mechanical Engineer with Project Management skills in Boston, Massachusetts is $84,658.
10%
$67k
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$85k
90%
$107k
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What Do Mechanical Engineers Do?

Mechanical Engineer Tasks
  • Performs engineering duties; develops, designs, and tests mechanical devices.
  • Writes technical reports, handbooks, and bulletins for use by staff or customers.
  • Estimates time and cost to complete projects.
  • Researches designs and makes recommendations based on appearance, safety, budget, and function.

Career Paths

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What Are Popular Skills for Mechanical Engineers?

Skills that pay less than market rate include Finite Element Analysis (FEA), Microsoft Office, SolidWorks, Computer Aided Design (CAD) and Engineering Design.

What is the Pay by Experience Level for Mechanical Engineers?

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 $68,261 based on 15 salaries. An early career Mechanical Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $72,556 based on 68 salaries. An experienced Mechanical Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $110,452 based on 12 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $100,498.
Employees with Mechanical Engineer in their job title in Los Angeles, California earn an average of 8.4% more than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in Chicago, Illinois (9.5% less), Minneapolis, Minnesota (4.3% less) and Denver, Colorado (1.9% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 100 survey responses.
Entry Level
15.0%
Early Career
68.0%
Experienced
12.0%
Late Career
5.0%