The average salary for a Senior Mechanical Engineer with Product Development skills in Houston, Texas is $95,428.
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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)
Skills in Engineering Design, Project Management, Technical Analysis and Microsoft Excel 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 early career Senior Mechanical Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $82,966 based on 5 salaries. A mid-career Senior Mechanical Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $96,383 based on 34 salaries. An experienced Senior Mechanical Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $103,907 based on 18 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $96,000.
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Employees with Senior Mechanical Engineer in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 28.1% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in San Jose, California (24.5% more) and Seattle, Washington (13.7% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Chicago, Illinois (0.2% less).
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