Avg. Base Salary (USD)
The average salary for a Senior Mechanical Engineer is $93,989
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Senior Mechanical Engineers?
A mid-career Senior Mechanical Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $82,154 based on 7 salaries. An experienced Senior Mechanical Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $88,961 based on 8 salaries.
What Do Senior Mechanical Engineers Do?
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 …Read more