Mechanical Engineer Salary

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What is the average salary for a Mechanical Engineer?

The average salary of a Mechanical Engineer is $41.3. Salaries start from $25.3 and go up to $59.3. Please note that the average salary for a Mechanical Engineer may vary depending on several factors, like level of education, amount of experience, industry, company size and location. Our source, the Bureau of Labor Statistics, produces some of the United States most sensitive and important economic information, which is based on their strongest commitment to accuracy, quality and integrity.

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$0 $59.3
Starting ($25.27)
Junior ($31.43)
Experienced ($39.47)
Senior ($49.41)
Highest ($59.3)
Highest

The top 10% of Mechanical Engineers in United States earn:

$59.3
Senior

The top 25% of Mechanical Engineers in United States earn:

$49.4
Experienced

The middle 50% of Mechanical Engineers in United States earn:

$39.5
Junior

The bottom 25% of Mechanical Engineers in United States earn:

$31.4
Starting

The bottom 10% of Mechanical Engineers in United States earn:

$25.3

Historical salary

Mechanical Engineer salary by state

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State Salary Rank
Mechanical Engineer Salary in Alaska 57.0 1
Mechanical Engineer Salary in Delaware 47.6 2
Mechanical Engineer Salary in New Mexico 47.4 3
Mechanical Engineer Salary in California 47.0 4
Mechanical Engineer Salary in Texas 47.0 5
Mechanical Engineer Salary in Virginia 45.8 6
Mechanical Engineer Salary in Maryland 45.6 7
Mechanical Engineer Salary in Arizona 43.9 8
Mechanical Engineer Salary in District of Columbia 43.8 9
Mechanical Engineer Salary in Washington 43.7 10
Mechanical Engineer Salary in Rhode Island 43.6 11
Mechanical Engineer Salary in Massachusetts 43.6 12
Mechanical Engineer Salary in New Jersey 43.0 13
Mechanical Engineer Salary in Louisiana 42.3 14
Mechanical Engineer Salary in South Carolina 42.1 15
Mechanical Engineer Salary in Michigan 42.1 16
Mechanical Engineer Salary in Colorado 41.5 17
Mechanical Engineer Salary in United States 41.3 18
Mechanical Engineer Salary in New Hampshire 40.9 19
Mechanical Engineer Salary in Connecticut 40.4 20
Mechanical Engineer Salary in New York 40.1 21
Mechanical Engineer Salary in Alabama 40.1 22
Mechanical Engineer Salary in Pennsylvania 39.9 23
Mechanical Engineer Salary in Oregon 39.7 24
Mechanical Engineer Salary in Idaho 39.7 25
Mechanical Engineer Salary in Tennessee 39.5 26
Mechanical Engineer Salary in Illinois 39.5 27
Mechanical Engineer Salary in Minnesota 39.4 28
Mechanical Engineer Salary in Nevada 39.4 29
Mechanical Engineer Salary in Hawaii 39.3 30
Mechanical Engineer Salary in Georgia 39.1 31
Mechanical Engineer Salary in Oklahoma 38.6 32
Mechanical Engineer Salary in Florida 38.4 33
Mechanical Engineer Salary in Vermont 38.4 34
Mechanical Engineer Salary in Missouri 38.0 35
Mechanical Engineer Salary in North Carolina 38.0 36
Mechanical Engineer Salary in Wyoming 37.6 37
Mechanical Engineer Salary in Kentucky 37.6 38
Mechanical Engineer Salary in Maine 37.3 39
Mechanical Engineer Salary in Montana 37.3 40
Mechanical Engineer Salary in Utah 36.9 41
Mechanical Engineer Salary in North Dakota 36.7 42
Mechanical Engineer Salary in West Virginia 36.7 43
Mechanical Engineer Salary in Indiana 36.3 44
Mechanical Engineer Salary in Nebraska 35.9 45
Mechanical Engineer Salary in Kansas 35.6 46
Mechanical Engineer Salary in Ohio 35.6 47
Mechanical Engineer Salary in Mississippi 35.2 48
Mechanical Engineer Salary in Arkansas 34.8 49
Mechanical Engineer Salary in Iowa 34.0 50
Mechanical Engineer Salary in South Dakota 33.9 51
Mechanical Engineer Salary in Guam 33.7 52
Mechanical Engineer Salary in Wisconsin 33.2 53
Mechanical Engineer Salary in Puerto Rico 27.7 54