Mechanical Engineering Internship Salary

Average Yearly Salary
Updated May 19, 2020
$50,000
$38,000
Min 10%
$50,000
Median 50%
$67,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Intel
Highest Paying City
Alameda, CA
Highest Paying State
California
Average Experience Level
0.6 years
How much does a mechanical engineering internship make?
Mechanical Engineering Interns in America make an average salary of $51,032 per year or $24.54 per hour. The top 10 percent make over $67,000 per year, while the bottom 10 percent make under $38,000 per year. Technology companies and Manufacturing companies tend to have the highest concentration of employment in this field. Some of the states with the best Mechanical Engineering Internship salaries are California, New Mexico, Maryland, Delaware, and Maine. Most Mechanical Engineering Interns spend 0.6 years in the position.

Average Mechanical Engineering Internship Salary By Location

As a Mechanical Engineering Internship in the U.S., you can expect to earn on average $51,032 per year or $24.54 per hour. Alameda, CA reports the highest annual salary for Mechanical Engineering Interns at 61,639. The average entry-level salary in Alameda, CA is $42,000. California, New Mexico, Maryland, Delaware, and Maine are the top 5 highest earning states for Mechanical Engineering Interns. Ohio, West Virginia, Idaho, Iowa, and Wisconsin are the lowest earners.

Map of Mechanical Engineering Internship Salaries

The darker areas on the map show where Mechanical Engineering Interns earn the highest salaries across all 50 states.

Average Salary:

Average Mechanical Engineering Internship Salary By Company

Mechanical Engineering Internship jobs offer good job security, but the wages reported in some industries are higher than others. Most Mechanical Engineering Internship jobs are in Technology companies and Technology companies. Intel and Varian Medical Systems are the best paying companies for Mechanical Engineering Interns. Companies like Facebook and Rockwell Automation also report very competitive wages for Mechanical Engineering Interns.

Average Mechanical Engineering Internship Pay By Industry

Mechanical Engineering Internship salaries can vary depending on the industry. Our data shows that Manufacturing companies, Technology companies, and Automotive companies tend to have the highest salaries for Mechanical Engineering Interns. Manufacturing companies pay Mechanical Engineering Interns an average salary of $51,374, Technology companies pay $51,205, and Automotive companys come in at $50,724. At $47,594, the average salary for Mechanical Engineering Interns in the Construction industry is lower than other industries.
Industry
Average Salary
Manufacturing
Manufacturing
$51,374
$51k
Technology
Technology
$51,205
$51k
Automotive
Automotive
$50,724
$51k
Construction
Construction
$47,594
$48k

Mechanical Engineering Internship Salary History

Compare salaries for individual cities or states with the national average.

National Average
Ashburn, VA

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CompanyJobLocationDate AddedSalary
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$41,740
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$31,305
$31,305
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$33,392
$33,392
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$33,392
$33,392
Prairie View A&M University
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$52,175
$52,175
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$52,175
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$31,305
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$31,305
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10/29/2019
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$27,131
$27,131