Mechanical Engineer (Germany) Salary

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Average gross salary for Mechanical Engineer GROSS SALARY
EUR 47,711
Average gorss salary (USD) for Mechanical Engineer GROSS SALARY (USD)
US$ 59,031
Average net salary for Mechanical Engineer NET SALARY
EUR 31,066
The most typical salary for Mechanical Engineer MOST TYPICAL GROSS
EUR 44,065
  Updated: 28 Sep 2019   Diff. gross vs. net: 34%
  Salary entries: 34

Mechanical Engineer Earnings

Average salary for Mechanical Engineer in Germany is EUR 47,711 (Gross). All data are based on our survey (34 individual salary entries). Average take home earning is EUR 31,066 (Net). The most typical salary is EUR 44,065 (Gross).

Earning percentages

Percentage of people Earn this or more
18 % EUR 63,000
44 % EUR 54,261
82 % EUR 44,065
94 % EUR 35,750
100 % EUR 16,500

Earning by cities

City Avg. gross salary (in USD) Profiles
München EUR 49,875 US$ 59,042 08
Stuttgart EUR 49,142 US$ 59,955 07
Berlin EUR 43,375 US$ 52,650 04
Hamburg EUR 45,283 US$ 57,142 03
Köln EUR 55,926 US$ 72,120 02
Dortmund EUR 52,500 US$ 67,716 02
Frankfurt am Main EUR 44,000 US$ 59,686 02

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(34/34) MECHANICAL ENGINEER


 Posted: 28 Sep 2019

      

Bachelors Degree, 2-4 years: "I develop the production line of my company."
Individual GROSS salary:
EUR 32,000
US$ 38,638

(33/34) DESIGN ENGINEER


 Posted: 27 Mar 2019

      

Bachelors Degree, 8-12 years: "Design of Healthcare products."
Individual GROSS salary:
EUR 70,000
US$ 84,521

(32/34) TECHNOLOGIST


 Posted: 24 Jan 2019

      

Bachelors Degree, 4-8 years: "Production planing, Cycle time planing."
Individual GROSS salary:
EUR 39,000
US$ 47,090

(31/34) SPACESYSTEMS ENGINEER


 Posted: 11 Jan 2019

      

Masters Degree, 2-4 years: "Quality Assurance and Space Systems Development."
Individual GROSS salary:
EUR 68,000
US$ 82,106

(30/34) DESIGN ENGINEER


 Posted: 10 Sep 2018

      

Bachelors Degree, 4-8 years: "Designing Aircraft Engines."
Individual GROSS salary:
EUR 59,500
US$ 71,843

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(29/34) AUTOMOTIVE ENGINEER


 Posted: 09 Jun 2018

   

Masters Degree, 1-2 years: "Finite elements simulations."
Individual GROSS salary:
EUR 15,000
US$ 18,112

(28/34) DESIGN ENGINEER


 Posted: 28 May 2018

      

Bachelors Degree, 4-8 years: "Automobile interior design engineer."
Individual GROSS salary:
EUR 51,853
US$ 62,609

(27/34) PROJECT MANAGER


 Posted: 06 Feb 2018

      

Masters Degree, 1-2 years: "I was in charge for multiple projects throughout my university career. Both my main thesis were within well-known and experienced companies in their field."
Individual GROSS salary:
EUR 48,000
US$ 57,957

(26/34) STUDENT WORK


 Posted: 28 Sep 2017

   

Bachelors Degree, 0-1 year: "Help out in projects in construction and development of machines."
Individual GROSS salary:
EUR 40,000
US$ 42,978

(25/34) MECHANICAL DESIGNER


 Posted: 13 Sep 2017

      

Masters Degree, 1-2 years: "System Design for hanging struktures."
Individual GROSS salary:
EUR 45,600
US$ 48,995

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(24/34) CAE ENGINEER


 Posted: 29 Aug 2017

      

Doctorate Degree, 8-12 years: "Thermal, mechanical, CFD, low frequency electromagnetic analyses."
Individual GROSS salary:
EUR 60,000
US$ 64,467

(23/34) AUTOMOTIVE DEVELOPER


 Posted: 02 Aug 2017

      

Masters Degree, 2-4 years: "Engineering Design and CAD Construction in Automotive."
Individual GROSS salary:
EUR 50,000
US$ 53,723

(22/34) MECHANICAL ENGINEER


 Posted: 13 Jun 2017

      

Masters Degree, 0-1 year: "Design of engine safety components in new aircraft."
Individual GROSS salary:
EUR 54,000
US$ 58,021

(21/34) MECHANICAL ENGINEER


 Posted: 16 Mar 2017

      

Masters Degree, 2-4 years: "Junior engineer in mechatronics development. Emphasis on simulation und control engineering."
Individual GROSS salary:
EUR 62,000
US$ 66,616

(20/34) MECHANICAL ENGINEER


 Posted: 27 Jan 2017

      

Masters Degree, 4-8 years: "Progress well since 5 years progress well since 5 years progress well since 5 years."
Individual GROSS salary:
EUR 40,000
US$ 42,978

(19/34) MECHANICAL ENGINEER


 Posted: 04 Dec 2016

      

Masters Degree, 1-2 years: "Development Engineer in automotive."
Individual GROSS salary:
EUR 50,000
US$ 55,796

(18/34) MECHANICAL ENGINEER


 Posted: 12 Feb 2016

      

Masters Degree, 0-1 year: "Masters degree in sweden and germany and currently working as an intern in daimler."
Individual GROSS salary:
EUR 18,000
US$ 20,087

(17/34) MECHANICAL ENGINEER


 Posted: 08 Mar 2015

      

Bachelors Degree education, 1-2 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
EUR 47,000
US$ 53,180

(16/34) MECHANICAL ENGINEER


 Posted: 22 Dec 2014

      

Masters Degree, 0-1 year: "Logistics planning. Computacional Simulation of logistics."
Individual GROSS salary:
EUR 42,000
US$ 57,087

(15/34) MECHANICAL ENGINEER


 Posted: 02 Apr 2014

      

Masters Degree education, 0-1 year of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
EUR 48,000
US$ 65,242

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(14/34) MECHANICAL ENGINEER


 Posted: 29 Mar 2014

      

Masters Degree education, 0-1 year of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
EUR 57,000
US$ 77,475

(13/34) MECHANICAL ENGINEER


 Posted: 05 Dec 2013

      

Masters Degree education, 4-8 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
EUR 42,250
US$ 57,127

(12/34) MECHANICAL ENGINEER


 Posted: 08 Nov 2013

      

Bachelors Degree education, 4-8 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
EUR 42,000
US$ 56,789

(11/34) MECHANICAL ENGINEER


 Posted: 21 May 2012

      

Bachelors Degree education, 4-8 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
EUR 36,000
US$ 47,212

(10/34) MECHANICAL ENGINEER


 Posted: 18 May 2012

      

Doctorate Degree education, 4-8 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
EUR 65,000
US$ 85,244

(9/34) MECHANICAL ENGINEER


 Posted: 05 Apr 2012

      

Bachelors Degree education, 4-8 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
EUR 55,000
US$ 72,130

(8/34) MECHANICAL ENGINEER


 Posted: 22 Mar 2012

      

Masters Degree education, 4-8 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
EUR 55,000
US$ 72,130

(7/34) MECHANICAL ENGINEER


 Posted: 12 Jan 2012

      

Masters Degree education, 2-4 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
EUR 42,000
US$ 55,081

(6/34) MECHANICAL ENGINEER


 Posted: 24 Dec 2011

      

Bachelors Degree education, 4-8 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
EUR 60,000
US$ 81,631

(5/34) MECHANICAL ENGINEER


 Posted: 06 Dec 2011

      

Masters Degree education, 4-8 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
EUR 42,000
US$ 57,142

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(4/34) MECHANICAL ENGINEER


 Posted: 17 Nov 2011

      

Masters Degree education, 8-12 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
EUR 48,000
US$ 65,305

(3/34) MECHANICAL ENGINEER


 Posted: 07 Nov 2011

      

Bachelors Degree education, 0-1 year of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
EUR 46,000
US$ 62,584

(2/34) MECHANICAL ENGINEER


 Posted: 28 Oct 2011

      

Masters Degree education, 0-1 year of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
EUR 36,000
US$ 48,979

(1/34) MECHANICAL ENGINEER


 Posted: 17 Aug 2011

      

Masters Degree education, 4-8 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
EUR 56,000
US$ 76,189

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  SALARY BY LEVEL   MECHANICAL ENGINEER   GERMANY

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Salary levels Average GROSS Salary (USD) Average GROSS Salary   Salary profiles (frequency)
75K US$ 84,521 EUR 70,000
01
65K US$ 76,013 EUR 63,000
05
55K US$ 66,657 EUR 54,261
09
45K US$ 55,573 EUR 44,065
13
35K US$ 45,480 EUR 35,750
04
15K US$ 19,099 EUR 16,500
02

  SALARY BY GENDER   MECHANICAL ENGINEER   GERMANY

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Average GROSS Salary (USD) Average GROSS Salary   Salary profiles
Male US$ 58,369 EUR 48,168 25
Female US$ 50,468 EUR 44,000 02
N/A US$ 63,845 EUR 47,142 07

  SALARY BY EDUCATION   MECHANICAL ENGINEER   GERMANY

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Average GROSS Salary (USD) Average GROSS Salary   Salary profiles
Doctorate Degree US$ 74,856 EUR 62,500 02
Masters Degree US$ 56,807 EUR 45,942 20
Bachelors Degree US$ 60,100 EUR 48,196 12

Mechanical Engineer workers holding Doctorate Degree degrees enjoy the highest average gross salaries in Germany. With an earned Doctorate Degree, they grosses EUR 62,500. While Mechanical Engineer workers with Masters Degree education earn the least, with an average gross income of EUR 45,942. This is 31.77% lower of what Doctorate Degree degree holders earn.


  SALARY BY EXPERIENCE   MECHANICAL ENGINEER   GERMANY

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Average GROSS Salary (USD) Average GROSS Salary   Salary profiles
8-12 Years US$ 71,431 EUR 59,333 03
4-8 Years US$ 63,855 EUR 49,507 13
2-4 Years US$ 59,233 EUR 50,800 05
1-2 Years US$ 46,808 EUR 41,120 05
0-1 Year US$ 54,057 EUR 42,625 08

Mechanical Engineer workers in Germany with more years of work experience outperform their counterparts with less experience. Workers with 8-12 Years of experience earn a gross average of EUR 59,333 compared to EUR 41,120 for their counterparts with 1-2 Years of experience. The difference between workers with 8-12 Years of experience and 1-2 Years is 52.60%.


  SALARY BY AGE   MECHANICAL ENGINEER   GERMANY

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Average GROSS Salary (USD) Average GROSS Salary   Salary profiles
33-38 US$ 78,077 EUR 65,000 03
27-32 US$ 56,409 EUR 46,946 15
22-26 US$ 52,728 EUR 43,125 08
Less US$ 57,957 EUR 48,000 01
N/A US$ 63,845 EUR 47,142 07
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  SALARY BY JOB TYPE   MECHANICAL ENGINEER   GERMANY

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Average GROSS Salary (USD) Average GROSS Salary   Salary profiles
Permanent US$ 61,586 EUR 49,012 27
Contract US$ 49,176 EUR 42,693 07
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  SALARY BY CITY   MECHANICAL ENGINEER   GERMANY

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# Average GROSS Salary (USD) Average GROSS Salary   Salary profiles
1. Köln Mechanical Engineer US$ 72,120 EUR 55,926 02
2. Dortmund Mechanical Engineer US$ 67,716 EUR 52,500 02
3. München Mechanical Engineer US$ 59,042 EUR 49,875 08
4. Stuttgart Mechanical Engineer US$ 59,955 EUR 49,142 07
5. Hamburg Mechanical Engineer US$ 57,142 EUR 45,283 03
6. Frankfurt am Main Mechanical Engineer US$ 59,686 EUR 44,000 02
7. Berlin Mechanical Engineer US$ 52,650 EUR 43,375 04

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  SALARY BY COUNTRY    MECHANICAL ENGINEER

# Average GROSS Salary (USD) Average GROSS Salary   Salary profiles
1. United States United States Mechanical Engineer US$ 71,711 US$ 71,711 139
2. Austria Austria Mechanical Engineer US$ 64,825 EUR 54,244 09
3. France France Mechanical Engineer US$ 63,290 EUR 49,221 17
4. Germany Germany US$ 59,031 EUR 47,711 34
5. Belgium Belgium Mechanical Engineer US$ 54,055 EUR 45,956 15
6. United Kingdom United Kingdom Mechanical Engineer US$ 51,269 GBP 34,070 36
7. Russia Russia Mechanical Engineer US$ 35,537 RUB 1,418,571 07
8. China China Mechanical Engineer US$ 35,405 CNY 231,726 15
9. India India Mechanical Engineer US$ 12,357 INR 749,189 74

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