Mechanical Engineers design and build electrical and mechanical machines to meet modern needs.
How Much Does a Mechanical Engineer Make? ▼
Mechanical Engineers make a median salary of $82,000 in the United States.
The top 10 percent of Mechanical Engineers earn over $115,000 annually.
The best-paid 25 percent make over $100,000 each year.
The lowest-paid 25 percent make under $70,000 a year.
The bottom 10 percent make less than $62,000 per year.