Updated Dec 13, 2021

How much does a Mechanical Engineer make in Seattle, WA Area?

Updated Dec 13, 2021

Experience

$116,699 / yrTotal Pay
$99,482 / yrBase Pay
$17,217 / yrAdditional Pay

$116,699

 / yr
$72K$337K
Most Likely Range
Possible Range

The estimated total pay for a Mechanical Engineer is $116,699 per year in the Seattle, WA Area area, with an average salary of $99,482 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 $17,217 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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What are some related job titles for Mechanical Engineer?

Some related job titles are Mechanical Engineer Intern Salaries with median pay of $101,039, Entry Level Mechanical Engineer Salaries with median pay of $106,270, Entry Mechanical Engineer Salaries with median pay of $112,891, Entry Level Mechanical Engineer Salaries with median pay of $104,570.

What are total pay estimates for a Mechanical Engineer at different companies in Seattle, WA Area?

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Total Pay Range
Boeing
3.8
Mechanical Engineer52 salaries2,962 open jobs

$149,640

 / yr
Amazon
3.8
Mechanical Engineer17 salaries95,818 open jobs

$155,904

 / yr

$129,395

 / yr
Microsoft
4.4
Mechanical Engineer12 salaries8,774 open jobs

$161,816

 / yr
Blue Origin
3.5
Mechanical Engineer10 salaries1,681 open jobs

$147,535

 / yr
Electroimpact
2.8
Mechanical Engineer10 salaries

$139,656

 / yr
Hargis Engineers
3.6
Mechanical Engineer10 salaries

$142,976

 / yr

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$133,023

 / yr
Rushing
3.9
Mechanical Engineer6 salaries

$137,597

 / yr
SpaceX
4.0
Mechanical Engineer5 salaries853 open jobs

$156,887

 / yr
Meta
4.3
Mechanical Engineer5 salaries4,986 open jobs

$161,690

 / yr

$153,089

 / yr
BRPH Companies
3.8
Mechanical Engineer4 salaries18 open jobs

$132,045

 / yr
Sazan Group
3.5
Mechanical Engineer4 salaries4 open jobs

$151,384

 / yr

$137,488

 / yr
DLR Group
4.2
Mechanical Engineer4 salaries176 open jobs

$128,700

 / yr
Arup
4.2
Mechanical Engineer4 salaries968 open jobs

$127,105

 / yr

$131,633

 / yr

$128,934

 / yr

$141,235

 / yr
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What is the pay outlook for Engineering?

Engineering jobs are in high demand with workers receiving generous compensation packages and bonuses. Engineering offers ample opportunity for growth and development with transferable skills across an array of fields from software, supply chain and logistics to aerospace. Most roles require at least a bachelor’s degree. To remain competitive, job-seekers should consider specialization or skill-specific programs such as coding boot-camps or certifications.

How does the Mechanical engineer salary in Seattle, WA compare to the national average salary in US for the same job?

The average salary for a Mechanical engineer in US is $84,981 per year based on 26,636 salary contributions, which is 5.28% less than the salary for a Mechanical engineer in Seattle, WA. The cost of living and the local demand for the work are among the factors affecting wages. The top 3 companies in US where a Mechanical engineer gets the highest compensation are Meta, Accenture Ltd and Applied Materials, Inc.. Bigger companies typically pay 18.79% more than smaller companies for a Mechanical engineer.

Recent mechanical engineer Salaries in Seattle, WA

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Job Title

Location

Total Pay

Basic Pay | Additional Pay

Total Years of Experience

Years at Recent Employer

Submitted

Date of Time

Mechanical Engineer

Seattle, WA

 | 1-3 years

$87,614

/yr

SubmittedYesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday
Mechanical Engineer

Seattle, WA

 | 1-3 years

$150,000

/yr

$90K | $60K

SubmittedYesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday
Mechanical Designer

Seattle, WA

 | 1-3 years

$26

/hr

SubmittedYesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday
Mechanical Engineer

Seattle, WA

 | 1-3 years

$74,000

/yr

SubmittedYesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday
HVAC Engineer

Seattle, WA

 | 15+ years

$150,000

/yr

SubmittedYesterday

15+ years
Yesterday
Mechanical Engineer

Seattle, WA

 | 1-3 years

$82,000

/yr

SubmittedYesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday
Mechanical Engineer

Seattle, WA

 | 7-9 years

$94,000

/yr

Submitted2 days ago

7-9 years
2 days ago
Mechanical Design Engineer

Seattle, WA

 | 7-9 years

$97,000

/yr

$85K | $12K

Submitted2 days ago

7-9 years
2 days ago
Mechanical Engineer

Seattle, WA

 | 7-9 years

$111,000

/yr

$108K | $3K

Submitted2 days ago

7-9 years
2 days ago

Mechanical Engineer pay FAQ in Seattle, WA Area

The average salary for a Mechanical Engineer is $99,482 per year in Seattle, WA Area. Salaries estimates are based on 38240 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Mechanical Engineer employees in Seattle, WA Area.

The highest salary for a Mechanical Engineer in Seattle, WA Area is $140,046 per year.

The lowest salary for a Mechanical Engineer in Seattle, WA Area is $70,667 per year.

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