Updated Sep 15, 2022

How much does a Mechanical Engineer make in San Luis Obispo, CA?

Updated Sep 15, 2022

Experience

Industry

$85,498 / yrTotal Pay
$80,609 / yrBase Pay
$4,890 / yrAdditional Pay

$85,498

 / yr
$62K$118K
Most Likely Range
Possible Range

The estimated total pay for a Mechanical Engineer is $85,498 per year in the San Luis Obispo, CA area, with an average salary of $80,609 per year. These numbers represent the median, which is the midpoint of the ranges from our proprietary Total Pay Estimate model and based on salaries collected from our users. The estimated additional pay is $4,890 per year. Additional pay could include cash bonus, commission, tips, and profit sharing. The "Most Likely Range" represents values that exist within the 25th and 75th percentile of all pay data available for this role.

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Some related job titles are Mechanical Engineer Intern Salaries with median pay of $70,749, Entry Level Mechanical Engineer Salaries with median pay of $84,307, Entry Mechanical Engineer Salaries with median pay of $98,807, Entry Level Mechanical Engineer Salaries with median pay of $76,174.

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Mechanical EngineerSee 4 salaries from this location

$118,968

 / yr

$103,643

 / yr

$101,024

 / yr

$109,392

 / yr

$47

 / hr
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Mechanical EngineerSee 1 salary from this location

$98,639

 / yr

$55

 / hr

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$93,628

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$113,034

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$54

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$106,562

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$97,396

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$146,247

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Job Title

Location

Total Pay

Base Pay | Additional Pay

Total Years of Experience

Years at Recent Employer

Submitted

Date of Time

Mechanical Design Engineer

San Luis Obispo, CA

 | 1-3 years

$92,000

/yr

Submitted14 days ago

1-3 years
14 days ago
Mechanical Engineer

San Luis Obispo, CA

 | 1-3 years

$20

/hr

Submitted23 days ago

1-3 years
23 days ago
Mechanical Engineer

San Luis Obispo, CA

 | 1-3 years

$40

/hr

Submitted30 days ago

1-3 years
30 days ago
Mechanical Engineer

San Luis Obispo, CA

 | 1-3 years

$219,840

/yr

$76K | $144K

Submitted41 days ago

1-3 years
41 days ago
Mechanical Engineer

San Luis Obispo, CA

 | <1 year

$16

/hr

Submitted44 days ago

<1 year
44 days ago
Mechanical Engineer

San Luis Obispo, CA

 | 1-3 years

$73,817

/yr

Submitted44 days ago

1-3 years
44 days ago

Mechanical Engineer pay FAQ in San Luis Obispo, CA

The average salary for a Mechanical Engineer is $80,609 per year in San Luis Obispo, CA. Salaries estimates are based on 40820 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Mechanical Engineer employees in San Luis Obispo, CA.

The highest salary for a Mechanical Engineer in San Luis Obispo, CA is $109,501 per year.

The lowest salary for a Mechanical Engineer in San Luis Obispo, CA is $59,339 per year.

If you are thinking of becoming a Mechanical Engineer or planning the next step in your career, find details about the role, the career path and salary trajectory of a Mechanical Engineer.