Average Late-Career Mechanical Engineer with Computer Aided Design (CAD) Skills Salary in Chicago, Illinois

$87,000
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$13,350
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The average salary for a Late-Career Mechanical Engineer with Computer Aided Design (CAD) skills in Chicago, Illinois is $87,000.
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$79k
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$87k
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$103k
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Popular Skills for Mechanical Engineer

Skills in Engineering Design, Project Management, SolidWorks and Microsoft Office 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 $64,544 based on 16 salaries. An early career Mechanical Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $67,835 based on 57 salaries. A mid-career Mechanical Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $79,639 based on 27 salaries. An experienced Mechanical Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $87,500 based on 6 salaries.
Employees with Mechanical Engineer in their job title in Portland, Oregon earn an average of 29.9% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Boise, Idaho (14.9% more) and Los Angeles, California (14.6% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Greensboro, North Carolina (17.5% less) and Minneapolis, Minnesota (4.6% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 106 survey responses.
Entry Level
15.1%
Early Career
53.8%
Mid Career
25.5%
Experienced
5.7%