Updated Dec 13, 2021

How much does a Senior Mechanical Engineer make?

Updated Dec 13, 2021

Experience

$122,662 / yrTotal Pay
$108,632 / yrBase Pay
$14,031 / yrAdditional Pay

$122,662

 / yr
$81K$256K
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The estimated total pay for a Senior Mechanical Engineer is $122,662 per year in the United States area, with an average salary of $108,632 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 $14,031 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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$122,662 /yr
Senior Mechanical Engineer
$111,985 /yr
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What are some related job titles for Senior Mechanical Engineer?

Some related job titles are Mechanical Design Engineer Salaries with median pay of $99,796, Mechanical Engineer II Salaries with median pay of $103,576, Mechanical Engineering Manager Salaries with median pay of $114,296, Senior Mechanical Project Engineer Salaries with median pay of $111,195.

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Lockheed Martin
4.1

Lockheed Martin

Senior Mechanical Engineer

$115,178

 /yr
Range: $52K - $151K

$52K

$151K

$51,674 - $150,890 Range

Raytheon Technologies
3.8

Raytheon Technologies

Senior Mechanical Engineer

$106,733

 /yr
Range: $87K - $162K

$87K

$162K

$87,000 - $161,967 Range

Kforce
4.1

Kforce

Senior Mechanical Engineer - Hourly

$57

 /hr
Range: $53 - $59

$53

$59

$53 - $59 Range

Westinghouse
3.1

Westinghouse

Senior Mechanical Engineer

$105,600

 /yr
Range: $87K - $147K

$87K

$147K

$87,270 - $147,181 Range

Schlumberger
3.9

Schlumberger

Senior Mechanical Engineer

$117,876

 /yr
Range: $104K - $154K

$104K

$154K

$104,343 - $154,000 Range

General Dynamics Electric Boat
3.3

General Dynamics Electric Boat

Senior Mechanical Engineer

$97,696

 /yr
Range: $82K - $114K

$82K

$114K

$82,000 - $113,881 Range

Cummins
4.1

Cummins

Senior Mechanical Engineer

$93,617

 /yr
Range: $84K - $116K

$84K

$116K

$84,372 - $116,073 Range

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Honeywell
3.8

Honeywell

Senior Mechanical Engineer

$116,882

 /yr
Range: $96K - $167K

$96K

$167K

$95,511 - $166,998 Range

Motorola Mobility
4.1

Motorola Mobility

Senior Mechanical Engineer

$106,656

 /yr
Range: $86K - $128K

$86K

$128K

$86,382 - $127,917 Range

Pratt & Whitney
3.8

Pratt & Whitney

Senior Mechanical Engineer

$104,975

 /yr
Range: $93K - $122K

$93K

$122K

$92,849 - $121,679 Range

Microsoft
4.4

Microsoft

Senior Mechanical Engineer

$179,249

 /yr
Range: $129K - $216K

$129K

$216K

$128,533 - $216,182 Range

Aerotek
3.6

Aerotek

Senior Mechanical Engineer

$226,879

 /yr
Range: $105K - $284K

$105K

$284K

$104,951 - $284,312 Range

Intel Corporation
4.3

Intel Corporation

Senior Mechanical Engineer

$146,225

 /yr
Range: $113K - $178K

$113K

$178K

$112,768 - $177,580 Range

Northrop Grumman
4.0

Northrop Grumman

Senior Mechanical Engineer

$129,574

 /yr
Range: $86K - $181K

$86K

$181K

$85,729 - $180,635 Range

Schneider Electric
4.2

Schneider Electric

Senior Mechanical Engineer

$96,509

 /yr
Range: $79K - $124K

$79K

$124K

$79,197 - $124,216 Range

Arup
4.2

Arup

Senior Mechanical Engineer

$114,731

 /yr
Range: $96K - $136K

$96K

$136K

$95,995 - $135,918 Range

General Dynamics Mission Systems
3.9

General Dynamics Mission Systems

Senior Mechanical Engineer

$101,805

 /yr
Range: $87K - $141K

$87K

$141K

$86,952 - $140,781 Range

BAE Systems USA
3.7

BAE Systems USA

Senior Mechanical Engineer

$109,632

 /yr
Range: $98K - $123K

$98K

$123K

$98,216 - $122,614 Range

SSL
3.1

SSL

Senior Mechanical Engineer

$114,299

 /yr
Range: $91K - $145K

$91K

$145K

$90,889 - $144,922 Range

GE
4.0

GE

Senior Mechanical Engineer

$130,149

 /yr
Range: $101K - $176K

$101K

$176K

$100,720 - $176,152 Range

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$105,000

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8 days ago by a Senior Mechanical Engineer III with 4 to 6 years of experience

$136,000

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8 days ago by a Senior Mechanical Engineer with 7 to 9 years of experience

$126,000

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8 days ago by a Senior Advanced Mechanical Design Engineer with 4 to 6 years of experience

$80,000

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9 days ago by a Senior Mechanical Engineer with 4 to 6 years of experience

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$160,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

9 days ago by a Senior Mechanical Engineer with 7 to 9 years of experience

$120,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

9 days ago by a Senior Mechanical Engineer with more than 15 years of experience

$96,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

9 days ago by a Sr. Mechanical Engineer with 4 to 6 years of experience

$120,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

9 days ago by a Senior Mechanical Engineer with 7 to 9 years of experience

$132,000

/yrAvg Base Salary
Cash Bonus$4,000/yr

10 days ago by a Sr. Mechanical Design Engineer with 10 to 14 years of experience

$105,500

/yrAvg Base Salary

10 days ago by a Sr. Mechanical Engineer with 1 to 3 years of experience

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Frequently asked questions about a Senior Mechanical Engineer salaries

The national average salary for a Senior Mechanical Engineer is $112,595 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Senior Mechanical Engineer salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 3274 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Senior Mechanical Engineer employees.

The highest salary for a Senior Mechanical Engineer in United States is $148,891 per year.

The lowest salary for a Senior Mechanical Engineer in United States is $85,147 per year.

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