The average salary for a Senior Mechanical Engineer with Technical Analysis skills is $99,178.
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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 Raytheon Co., General Electric Co (GE) and The Boeing Company. Reported salaries are highest at The Boeing Company where the average pay is $119,596. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include General Electric Co (GE) and General Motors Corporation, earning around $103,612 and $101,007, respectively. Northrop Grumman Corporation pays the lowest at around $88,232. L-3 Communications and Lockheed Martin Corp also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying $91,422 and $97,484, respectively.
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Popular Skills for Senior Mechanical Engineer
Computer Aided Design (CAD)
Skills that pay less than market rate include SolidWorks, Product Development, Computer Aided Design (CAD), Project Management and Engineering Design.
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 $86,647 based on 7 salaries. An early career Senior Mechanical Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $86,169 based on 125 salaries. A mid-career Senior Mechanical Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $93,672 based on 580 salaries. An experienced Senior Mechanical Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $102,953 based on 547 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $118,201.
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Employees with Senior Mechanical Engineer in their job title in Seattle, Washington earn an average of 23.1% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in San Francisco, California (21.7% more) and Boston, Massachusetts (10.0% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania (8.1% less), San Diego, California (4.1% less) and Dallas, Texas (0.9% less).
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