SENIOR MECHANICAL ENGINEER SALARY

Average Yearly Salary
$96,000
$73,000
Min 10%
$96,000
Median 50%
$124,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Microsoft
Highest Paying City
Redwood City, CA
Highest Paying State
Maine
Average Experience Level
5.1 years
How much does a senior mechanical engineer make?
The national average salary for a Senior Mechanical Engineer in the U.S. is $96,215 annually or $46.26 hourly. While the top 10 percent make over $125,000 per year, the bottom 10 percent make under $73,000. Professional companies and Internet companies have the most job opportunities for Senior Mechanical Engineers. Maine, New Hampshire, California, Massachusetts, and Nevada have the highest paying Senior Mechanical Engineer jobs. The typical employment in the position spans 5.1 years.
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Average Senior Mechanical Engineer Salary By Company

Senior Mechanical Engineer jobs offer good job security, but the wages reported in some industries are higher than others. Employers that have the highest concentration of job opportunities for Senior Mechanical Engineers are Professional companies and Internet companies. The two companies that report the highest salaries for Senior Mechanical Engineers are Microsoft and McDermott International. Companies like Enphase Energy and Nvidia also pay high salaries to their Senior Mechanical Engineers.

Average Senior Mechanical Engineer Salary By Location

Senior Mechanical Engineers in the US makes an average salary of $96,215 per year or $46.26 per hour. The city with the highest Senior Mechanical Engineer salary is Redwood City, CA at $107,042 per year. The Redwood City, CA average entry-level salary for Senior Mechanical Engineers is $73,000. The highest earning states when it comes to Senior Mechanical Engineer salaries are Maine, New Hampshire, California, Massachusetts, and Nevada. On the other hand, Alabama, Ohio, West Virginia, Tennessee, and Kentucky report the lowest wages for Senior Mechanical Engineers.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
Redwood City, CA
$107,042
2
Portland, ME
$103,894
3
Cambridge, MA
$100,766
4
Midvale, UT
$98,757
5
Tucson, AZ
$98,316

Average Senior Mechanical Engineer Salary By Industry

The type of industry that a Senior Mechanical Engineer works in can influence their earning potential. Our data shows that Utilities companies, Professional companies, and Technology companies tend to have the highest salaries for Senior Mechanical Engineers. Salaries for Senior Mechanical Engineers in Utilities companies average $102,874 annually, while Professional companies and Technology companies pay $99,318 and $97,083, respectively. The average salary for Senior Mechanical Engineers in the Construction industry is lower than the rest, coming in at $91,036.
RankIndustryAverage Salary
1
Utilities
$102,874
2
Professional
$99,318
3
Technology
$97,083
4
Manufacturing
$95,765
5
Internet
$95,184

RECENTLY ADDED Senior Mechanical Engineer SALARIES

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
Cybercoders
Senior Mechanical Engineer
10/30/2019
$100,000
Cybercoders
Senior Mechanical Engineer
10/29/2019
$130,000
Kelly Services
Senior Mechanical Engineer
10/25/2019
$93,915
Gulfstream Strategic Placements
Senior Mechanical Engineer
10/24/2019
$60,000
Consultnet
Senior Mechanical Engineer
10/22/2019
$150,000
Consultnet
Senior Mechanical Engineer
10/22/2019
$93,915
Consultnet
Senior Mechanical Engineer
10/22/2019
$156,525
Gulfstream Strategic Placements
Senior Mechanical Engineer
10/21/2019
$75,000
Randstad
Senior Mechanical Engineer
10/18/2019
$140,000
Senior Mechanical Engineer
09/30/2019
$79,498
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