SENIOR MECHANICAL DESIGNER SALARY

Average Yearly Salary
$91,000
$68,000
Min 10%
$91,000
Median 50%
$122,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Nvidia
Highest Paying City
San Francisco, CA
Highest Paying State
Maine
Average Experience Level
6.2 years
How much does a senior mechanical designer make?
As a Senior Mechanical Designer in the USA, you can expect to earn on average $91,522 per year or $44.0 per hour. If you are in the top 10 percent, you will make over $122,000; however, if you are in the bottom 10 percent, you will earn less than $68,000 per year. Professional companies and Technology companies tend to have the highest concentration of employment in this field. The best states for high paying Senior Mechanical Designer jobs are Maine, Vermont, California, Nevada, and Washington. The typical tenure for a Senior Mechanical Designer is 6.2 years.

Average Senior Mechanical Designer Salary By Company

Senior Mechanical Designers report their job security as good. Just as in every field, some employers pay higher wages than others. The most abundant employment opportunities for Senior Mechanical Designers are in Professional companies and Technology companies. Companies like Nvidia or Fluor will get you the highest pay packages. Companies like Invenios and Haskell also report very competitive wages for Senior Mechanical Designers.

Average Senior Mechanical Designer Salary By Location

Across America, Senior Mechanical Designers make on average $91,522 annually or $44.0 hourly. Working in San Francisco, CA as a Senior Mechanical Designer will pay you the highest wages at around $116,748 per year. The average entry-level salary in San Francisco, CA is $79,000. The highest earning states when it comes to Senior Mechanical Designer salaries are Maine, Vermont, California, Nevada, and Washington. Indiana, Kentucky, Ohio, West Virginia, and Wyoming are at the bottom for competitive pay.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
San Francisco, CA
$116,748
2
Sparks, NV
$114,452
3
Billerica, MA
$95,975
4
Tucson, AZ
$95,912
5
Conroe, TX
$92,537

Average Senior Mechanical Designer Salary By Industry

The type of industry that a Senior Mechanical Designer works in can influence their earning potential. Our analysis shows that Automotive companies, Technology companies, and Professional companies pay higher-than-average wages for Senior Mechanical Designers. Salaries for Senior Mechanical Designers in Automotive companies average $95,468 annually, while Technology companies and Professional companies pay $94,936 and $93,947, respectively. The types of companies that pay Senior Mechanical Designers the least are in the Manufacturing industry, where the average annual salary is $86,983.
RankIndustryAverage Salary
1
Automotive
$95,468
2
Technology
$94,936
3
Professional
$93,947
4
Internet
$92,189
5
Manufacturing
$86,983

RECENTLY ADDED Senior Mechanical Designer SALARIES

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
Cybercoders
Senior Mechanical Designer
10/29/2019
$100,000
Trace Staffing Solutions
Senior Mechanical Designer
10/22/2019
$85,000
Cybercoders
Senior Mechanical Designer
09/27/2019
$65,000
Cortech
Senior Mechanical Designer
09/22/2019
$118,959
Volt Workforce Solutions
Senior Mechanical Designer
08/15/2019
$73,045
STV Group, Incorporated
Senior Mechanical Designer
06/06/2019
$100,000
STV Group, Incorporated
Senior Mechanical Designer
06/06/2019
$100,000
ABB Inc.
Senior Mechanical Designer
03/22/2019
$101,899
Energy Recovery, Inc.
Senior Mechanical Engineer-Rotating Equipment Design
03/21/2019
$131,000
Boosted, Inc.
Senior Mechanical Design Engineer
03/19/2019
$150,000
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