The average salary for a Senior Mechanical Engineer with Data Analysis skills is $96,539.
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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
Popular Employer Salaries for Senior Mechanical Engineer
The top respondents for the job title Senior Mechanical Engineer are from the companies Caterpillar, Inc., General Electric Co (GE) and Lockheed Martin Corp. Reported salaries are highest at Danfoss A/S where the average pay is $98,767. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include Caterpillar, Inc. and General Motors Corporation, earning around $96,826 and $95,250, respectively. Cummins, Inc. pays the lowest at around $81,975. General Electric Co (GE) and Emhart Glass also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying $86,384 and $94,060, respectively.
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Popular Skills for Senior Mechanical Engineer
Computer Aided Design (CAD)
Skills in Engineering Design, Project Management, Product Development and Technical Analysis are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Computer Aided Design (CAD).
Pay by Experience Level for Senior Mechanical Engineer
An entry-level Senior Mechanical Engineer with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $95,997 based on 6 salaries. An early career Senior Mechanical Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $85,166 based on 59 salaries. A mid-career Senior Mechanical Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $93,689 based on 190 salaries. An experienced Senior Mechanical Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $100,254 based on 183 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $112,430.
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Employees with Senior Mechanical Engineer in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 24.8% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Houston, Texas (13.9% more) and San Diego, California (5.7% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Chicago, Illinois (6.8% less) and Boston, Massachusetts (4.3% less).
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