**Mechanical Design Engineers earn $65,000 annually on average**, or $31 per hour, which is 5% more than the national average for all working Americans. Our data indicates that the best paid Mechanical Design Engineers work for Trapeze Networks at $136,000 annually while the lowest paid Mechanical Design Engineers work for Daktronics earning approximately $28,000 each year.

+$1K (1%) more than **national average Mechanical Design Engineer salary ($65K)**

+$2K (3%) more than **average General Electric salary ($64K)**

+$28K (35%) more than **average General Electric Mechanical Design Engineer salary ($66K)**

-$36K (75%) less than **average General Electric Mechanical Design Engineer salary ($66K)**

-$6K (9%) less than **average General Electric Mechanical Design Engineer salary ($66K)**

+$3K (4%) more than **national average Mechanical Design Engineer salary ($65K)**

+$8K (12%) more than **average Caterpillar salary ($60K)**

+$18K (23%) more than **average Caterpillar Mechanical Design Engineer salary ($68K)**

+$2K (2%) more than **average Caterpillar Mechanical Design Engineer salary ($68K)**

+$3K (4%) more than **average Caterpillar Mechanical Design Engineer salary ($68K)**

+$35K (42%) more than **national average Mechanical Design Engineer salary ($65K)**

+$19K (20%) more than **average Nokia salary ($81K)**

-$5K (5%) less than **average Nokia Mechanical Design Engineer salary ($100K)**

+$4K (3%) more than **average Nokia Mechanical Design Engineer salary ($100K)**

-$9K (9%) less than **average Nokia Mechanical Design Engineer salary ($100K)**

-$2K (3%) less than **national average Mechanical Design Engineer salary ($65K)**

+$2K (3%) more than **average Schlumberger salary ($61K)**

+$32K (40%) more than **average Schlumberger Mechanical Design Engineer salary ($63K)**

-$33K (70%) less than **average Schlumberger Mechanical Design Engineer salary ($63K)**

+$71K (70%) more than **national average Mechanical Design Engineer salary ($65K)**

+$10K (14%) more than **national average Mechanical Design Engineer salary ($65K)**

+$34K (58%) more than **average Universal Engineering Sciences salary ($41K)**

-$5K (8%) less than **national average Mechanical Design Engineer salary ($65K)**

+$6K (10%) more than **average A&C Mold salary ($54K)**

-$40K (88%) less than **national average Mechanical Design Engineer salary ($65K)**

-$6K (8%) less than **average Lockheed Martin salary ($71K)**

+$56K (60%) more than **average Lockheed Martin Mechanical Design Engineer salary ($65K)**

+$6K (8%) more than **average Lockheed Martin Mechanical Design Engineer salary ($65K)**

-$4K (6%) less than **average Lockheed Martin Mechanical Design Engineer salary ($65K)**

Advertisement

Update your browser to have a more positive job search experience.

Upgrade My Browser