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Senior Mechanical Engineer salary in United States

How much does a Senior Mechanical Engineer make in the United States?

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The average salary for a senior mechanical engineer is $105,555 per year in the United States. 1.5k salaries reported, updated at May 17, 2022.

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Top companies for Senior Mechanical Engineers in United States

  1. Intuitive (Intuitive Surgical)
    175 reviews21 salaries reported
    $222,366per year
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Highest paying cities for Senior Mechanical Engineers in United States

  1. New York, NY
    $122,290 per year
    15 salaries reported
  2. Houston, TX
    $107,806 per year
    27 salaries reported
  3. Phoenix, AZ
    $107,519 per year
    25 salaries reported
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Most common benefits for Senior Mechanical Engineers

  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Disability insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Flexible schedule
  • Flexible spending account
  • Health insurance
  • Health savings account
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Parental leave
  • Referral program
  • Relocation assistance
  • Retirement plan
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Vision insurance
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Salary satisfaction

Based on 110 ratings

71% of Senior Mechanical Engineers in the United States think their salaries are enough for the cost of living in their area.

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How much do similar professions get paid in United States?

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