Mechanical Engineer Salaries in Chicago, IL Area

870 SalariesUpdated Jan 5, 2021

Average Base Pay
$68,854 / yr
3% below national average
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Additional Cash Compensation

Average$3,725
Range$952 - $11,866

How much does a Mechanical Engineer make in Chicago, IL?

The average salary for a Mechanical Engineer is $68,854 in Chicago, IL. Salaries estimates are based on 870 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Mechanical Engineer employees in Chicago, IL.

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Mechanical Engineer

Caresoft Global

$61,938/yr

Range: $62K - $77K

42 salaries

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$61,938/yr
$62K$77K

Mechanical Engineer

University of Chicago

$101,936/yr

Range: $95K - $118K

28 salaries

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$101,936/yr
$95K$118K

Mechanical Engineer

ERA Industries

$59,215/yr

Range: $59K - $62K

26 salaries

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$59,215/yr
$59K$62K

Mechanical Engineer

Motorola Mobility

$107,589/yr

Range: $72K - $142K

24 salaries

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$107,589/yr
$72K$142K

Mechanical Engineer

Onward Technologies

$61,189/yr

Range: $61K - $70K

16 salaries

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$61,189/yr
$61K$70K

Mechanical Engineer

Sterling Engineering

$82,163/yr

Range: $71K - $99K

16 salaries

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$82,163/yr
$71K$99K

Mechanical Engineer

Mahindra

$68,074/yr

Range: $67K - $71K

15 salaries

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$68,074/yr
$67K$71K

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Mechanical Engineer

Honeywell

$82,701/yr

Range: $72K - $106K

9 salaries

See 85 salaries from all locations

$82,701/yr
$72K$106K

Mechanical Engineer

EXP

$74,984/yr

Range: $66K - $90K

9 salaries

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$74,984/yr
$66K$90K

Mechanical Engineer

ESD

$68,668/yr

Range: $65K - $94K

9 salaries

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$68,668/yr
$65K$94K

Mechanical Engineer

MSQue Technologies

$59,533/yr

Range: $60K - $83K

9 salaries

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$59,533/yr
$60K$83K

Mechanical Engineer

Hydro International

$66,687/yr

Range: $59K - $94K

8 salaries

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$66,687/yr
$59K$94K

Mechanical Engineer

Tech Mahindra

$77,984/yr

Range: $78K - $78K

7 salaries

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$77,984/yr
$78K$78K

Mechanical Engineer

Sargent & Lundy

$87,016/yr

Range: $78K - $97K

7 salaries

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$87,016/yr
$78K$97K

Mechanical Engineer

Northrop Grumman

$82,820/yr

Range: $67K - $92K

6 salaries

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$82,820/yr
$67K$92K

Mechanical Engineer

Caterpillar

$84,669/yr

Range: $76K - $118K

6 salaries

See 94 salaries from all locations

$84,669/yr
$76K$118K

Mechanical Engineer

ArcelorMittal USA

$71,976/yr

Range: $68K - $90K

6 salaries

See 17 salaries from all locations

$71,976/yr
$68K$90K

Mechanical Engineer

Argonne National Laboratory

$103,494/yr

Range: $97K - $114K

6 salaries

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$103,494/yr
$97K$114K

Mechanical Engineer

Sharma & Associates

$78,377/yr

Range: $65K - $87K

6 salaries

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$78,377/yr
$65K$87K

Mechanical Engineer

Optimal Design

$60,969/yr

Range: $52K - $71K

6 salaries

See 7 salaries from all locations

$60,969/yr
$52K$71K
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Recent Salary Reports

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

$60,000
per year
A Mechanical Engineer reported making $60,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Temporary
 
5001 to 10000 employees
College / University
$63,000
per year
A Mechanical Design Engineer reported making $63,000 per year
Additional Pay
$7k cash bonus
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Company - Private
$50,441
per year
A SolidWorks Designer reported making $50,441 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Contract
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
$40
hourly
A Mechanical Engineer reported making $40 per hour
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
$42,500
per year
A SolidWorks Designer reported making $42,500 per year
Job Highlights
Full-time
51 to 200 employees
 
Company - Private
$16
hourly
A Mechanical Engineer reported making $16 per hour
Additional Pay
$200 cash bonus
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Intern
 
201 to 500 employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment
$39
hourly
A Mechanical Engineer reported making $39 per hour
Additional Pay
$1k cash bonus
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private