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Mechanical Engineer Salaries in San Jose, CA

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1,296 Salaries
Average Base Pay
$95,386/yr
25% above national average
$77KAverage$118K
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How much does a Mechanical Engineer make in San Jose, CA?

The average salary for a Mechanical Engineer is $95,386 in San Jose, CA. Salaries estimates are based on 1,296 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Mechanical Engineer employees in San Jose, CA.

Salaries by Company

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$93,027/yr
$78K$107K
Space Systems/Loral
$82,343/yr
12 salaries
$82,343/yr
$74K$100K
$24/hr
$22$24
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    $156,160/yr
    $144K$169K
    $96,837/yr
    $93K$101K
    $134,512/yr
    $125K$145K

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    $75,794/yr
    $71K$79K
    Microsoft
    $129,791/yr
    1 employee salary or estimate
    $129,791/yr
    $126K$135K
    Hewlett Packard Enterprise | HPE
    $27/hr
    1 employee salary or estimate
    $27/hr
    $26$28
    SolarCity
    $27/hr
    1 employee salary or estimate
    $27/hr
    $26$28
    Tesla
    $15/hr
    1 employee salary or estimate
    $15/hr
    $15$16
    Varian Medical Systems
    $124,133/yr
    1 employee salary or estimate
    $124,133/yr
    $120K$130K
    SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory
    $50/hr
    1 employee salary or estimate
    $50/hr
    $48$52
    Nest
    $80,703/yr
    1 employee salary or estimate
    $80,703/yr
    $78K$84K
    Theranos
    $105,475/yr
    1 employee salary or estimate
    $105,475/yr
    $100K$110K
    Lucid Motors
    $25/hr
    1 employee salary or estimate
    $25/hr
    $24$26
    Nook Media
    $32/hr
    1 employee salary or estimate
    $32/hr
    $30$33
    CPI International
    $61,679/yr
    1 employee salary or estimate
    $61,679/yr
    $59K$65K
    CPI International
    $19/hr
    1 employee salary or estimate
    $19/hr
    $18$19

    Recent Salary Reports

    Below are the most recent Mechanical Engineer salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

    $79,000
    per year
    A Mechanical Engineer reported making $79,000 per year
    Job Highlights
    5-7 years experience
    Full-time
     
    1001 to 5000 employees
    Subsidiary or Business Segment
    $115,000
    per year
    A Mechanical Design Engineer reported making $115,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $20k cash bonus
    Job Highlights
    3-4 years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Public
    $72,000
    per year
    A Mechanical Engineer reported making $72,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $7k cash bonus
    Job Highlights
    1-2 years experience
    Full-time
     
    Company - Public
    $100,000
    per year
    A Mechanical Engineer reported making $100,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $15k cash bonus
    $16k stock bonus
    Job Highlights
    5-7 years experience
    Full-time
     
    1001 to 5000 employees
    Company - Public
    $92,000
    per year
    A Mechanical Engineer reported making $92,000 per year
    Job Highlights
    8-10 years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Public
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