The average salary for a Mid-Career Senior Mechanical Engineer with Product Development skills in Los Angeles, California is $99,307.
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Job Description for Senior Mechanical Engineer
A senior mechanical engineer creates and improves mechanical and electrical systems for products. The engineer will be present for the planning, design, and development processes until the product is produced. Some parts of the products that are made by a mechanical engineer are the mechanical components, circuit boards, sensors, and electrical parts. Prototypes of designs will be created and tested by the mechanical engineer and the team, in order to make sure that the product operates as it s…Read more
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Popular Skills for Senior Mechanical Engineer
Computer Aided Design (CAD)
Finite Element Analysis (FEA)
Skills in Engineering Design, Project Management, Computer Aided Design (CAD), Finite Element Analysis (FEA) and Technical Analysis are correlated to pay that is above average.
Pay by Experience Level for Senior Mechanical Engineer
An experienced Senior Mechanical Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $110,000 based on 7 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $125,126.
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Employees with Senior Mechanical Engineer in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 23.2% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Seattle, Washington (3.9% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Chicago, Illinois (14.7% less), Boston, Massachusetts (5.0% less) and Houston, Texas (2.9% less).
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