MECHANICAL DESIGN ENGINEER SALARY

Average Yearly Salary
$72,000
$54,000
Min 10%
$72,000
Median 50%
$97,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Facebook
Highest Paying City
San Francisco, CA
Highest Paying State
California
Average Experience Level
3.7 years
How much does a mechanical design engineer make?
Mechanical Design Engineers in America make, on average, $73,055 a year or $35.12 per hour. Those in the bottom 10 percent make under $54,000 a year, and the top 10 percent make over $97,000. Professional companies and Internet companies have the most job opportunities for Mechanical Design Engineers. The top 5 states when it comes to Mechanical Design Engineer salaries are California, Nevada, Connecticut, New Jersey, and Rhode Island. The typical employment in the position spans 3.7 years.
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Average Mechanical Design Engineer Salary By Company

If you are a Mechanical Design Engineer, you can expect good job security. However, keep in mind that some industries pay better than others. The most abundant employment opportunities for Mechanical Design Engineers are in Professional companies and Internet companies. Mechanical Design Engineers at Facebook and Fluor report the highest salaries. Companies like Huf North America Automotive Parts Manufacturing Corp and Nvidia also report very competitive wages for Mechanical Design Engineers.

Average Mechanical Design Engineer Salary By Location

As a Mechanical Design Engineer in the U.S., you can expect to earn on average $73,055 per year or $35.12 per hour. San Francisco, CA reports the highest annual salary for Mechanical Design Engineers at 87,071. The average starting salary in San Francisco, CA for Mechanical Design Engineers is $59,000. The highest earning states when it comes to Mechanical Design Engineer salaries are California, Nevada, Connecticut, New Jersey, and Rhode Island. Vermont, North Dakota, Wyoming, Hawaii, and Idaho have the lowest reported salaries for Mechanical Design Engineers.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
San Francisco, CA
$87,071
2
Everett, WA
$74,067
3
New York, NY
$72,597
4
Attleboro, MA
$72,395
5
Austin, TX
$71,772

Average Mechanical Design Engineer Salary By Industry

Wages for Mechanical Design Engineers can differ based on the industry they work in. By looking at our data, we can see that Automotive companies, Technology companies, and Professional companies pay their Mechanical Design Engineers well. Salaries for Mechanical Design Engineers in Automotive companies average $76,889 annually, while Technology companies and Professional companies pay $75,868 and $75,288, respectively. The average salary for Mechanical Design Engineers in the Retail industry is lower than the rest, coming in at $68,411.
RankIndustryAverage Salary
1
Automotive
$76,889
2
Technology
$75,868
3
Professional
$75,288
4
Internet
$72,707
5
Manufacturing
$72,583

RECENTLY ADDED Mechanical Design Engineer SALARIES

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
Careerbuilder-Us
Mechanical Design Engineer
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$50,000
Bell and Associates, Inc.
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$80,000
Cybercoders
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$100,000
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$90,000
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$70,000
Cps Recruitment
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$26,088
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$83,480
Selectek
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$52,175
Randstad
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$55,000
Gulfstream Strategic Placements
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$58,000
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