MECHANICAL ENGINEER LEAD SALARY IN UNITED STATES

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Average gross salary for Mechanical Engineer Lead GROSS SALARY
US$ 100,054
Average net salary for Mechanical Engineer Lead NET SALARY
US$ 72,443
The most typical salary for Mechanical Engineer Lead MOST TYPICAL GROSS
US$ 84,400
  Updated: 22 Apr 2020   Diff. gross vs. net: 27%
  Salary entries: 26

Average salary for Mechanical Engineer Lead in United States is US$ 100,054.

Average take home earning is US$ 72,443 (Net).

The most typical salary is US$ 84,400 (Gross).

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Percentage of people Earn this salary or more
8 % US$ 150,000
27 % US$ 122,800
35 % US$ 112,650
62 % US$ 94,600
81 % US$ 84,400
96 % US$ 70,528
100 % US$ 60,000
City Avg. gross salary Salary entries
Detroit US$ 97,333 03
Cincinnati US$ 114,000 02
Atlanta US$ 111,056 02
Baltimore US$ 107,000 02
Chicago US$ 105,500 02
Houston US$ 103,000 02
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  SALARY BY LEVEL   MECHANICAL ENGINEER LEAD   UNITED STATES

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Salary levels Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
175K US$ 175,000
01
155K US$ 150,000
01
125K US$ 122,800
05
115K US$ 112,650
02
105K US$ 100,000
02
95K US$ 94,600
05
85K US$ 84,400
05
75K US$ 70,528
04
65K US$ 60,000
01

  SALARY BY GENDER   MECHANICAL ENGINEER LEAD   UNITED STATES

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Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
Men US$ 111,581 16
Women US$ 92,000 01
N/A US$ 80,457 09

  SALARY BY EDUCATION   MECHANICAL ENGINEER LEAD   UNITED STATES

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Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
Doctorate Degree US$ 150,000 01
Masters Degree US$ 101,857 07
Bachelors Degree US$ 98,025 16
Some College US$ 85,000 02

Mechanical Engineer Lead workers holding Doctorate Degree degrees enjoy the highest average gross salaries in United States. With an earned Doctorate Degree, they grosses US$ 150,000. While Mechanical Engineer Lead workers with Some College education earn the least, with an average gross income of US$ 85,000. This is 76.47% lower of what Doctorate Degree degree holders earn.


  SALARY BY EXPERIENCE   MECHANICAL ENGINEER LEAD   UNITED STATES

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Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
20+ Years US$ 112,268 09
16-20 Years US$ 94,800 05
12-16 Years US$ 103,666 03
8-12 Years US$ 98,000 02
4-8 Years US$ 77,500 04
1-2 Years US$ 100,000 03

Mechanical Engineer Lead workers in United States with more years of work experience outperform their counterparts with less experience. Workers with 20+ Years of experience earn a gross average of US$ 112,268 compared to US$ 77,500 for their counterparts with 4-8 Years of experience. The difference between workers with 20+ Years of experience and 4-8 Years is 44.86%.


  SALARY BY AGE   MECHANICAL ENGINEER LEAD   UNITED STATES

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Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
57-62 US$ 111,300 01
51-56 US$ 121,400 05
45-50 US$ 111,333 03
39-44 US$ 99,000 03
33-38 US$ 78,500 02
27-32 US$ 123,666 03
N/A US$ 80,457 09
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  SALARY BY JOB TYPE   MECHANICAL ENGINEER LEAD   UNITED STATES

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Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
Permanent US$ 100,475 24
Contract US$ 70,000 01
Self Employed US$ 120,000 01
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  SALARY BY CITY   MECHANICAL ENGINEER LEAD   UNITED STATES

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# Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
1. Cincinnati Mechanical Engineer Lead in Cincinnati US$ 114,000 02
2. Atlanta Mechanical Engineer Lead in Atlanta US$ 111,056 02
3. Baltimore Mechanical Engineer Lead in Baltimore US$ 107,000 02
4. Chicago Mechanical Engineer Lead in Chicago US$ 105,500 02
5. Houston Mechanical Engineer Lead in Houston US$ 103,000 02
6. Detroit Mechanical Engineer Lead in Detroit US$ 97,333 03

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  SALARY BY COUNTRY    MECHANICAL ENGINEER LEAD

# Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
1. Australia Australia Mechanical Engineer Lead in Australia US$ 150,101 AU$ 163,125 08
2. United Kingdom United Kingdom Mechanical Engineer Lead in United Kingdom US$ 109,502 GBP 75,066 09
3. United States United States US$ 100,054 US$ 100,054 26
4. Canada Canada Mechanical Engineer Lead in Canada US$ 89,896 CA$ 92,166 06
5. China China Mechanical Engineer Lead in China US$ 40,283 CNY 256,100 08
6. India India Mechanical Engineer Lead in India US$ 19,204 INR 1,169,312 36

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(5/5)  TRANSFORMER


 Posted: 22 Apr 2020

Bachelors Degree, 8-12 years: "Inventor design."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 70,000


(4/5)  PROJECT ENGINEER


 Posted: 11 Feb 2020

Bachelors Degree, 4-8 years: "Project management."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 95,000


(3/5)  ENGINEERING SPECIALIST - SYSTEMS


 Posted: 09 Nov 2019

Bachelors Degree, 20+ years: "Applied mechanics, stress analysis on sea going vessels."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 111,300


(2/5)  MECHANICAL ENGINEER


 Posted: 02 Aug 2019

Masters Degree, 12-16 years: "New product development data analysis project management."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 100,000


(1/5)  DESIGN


 Posted: 25 Oct 2017

Bachelors Degree, 16-20 years: "Automotive passenger car design experience."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 87,000


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