Mechanical Engineer salary in Louisiana

Average salary
Based on 192 income tax records
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Based on income reported to the IRS in box 1 of W-2.

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Based on income reported to the IRS in box 1 of W-2.

From consenting TurboTax customers

How much do Mechanical Engineers make?
The average total salary for a Mechanical Engineer is $85,000 per year. This is based on data from 192 TurboTax users who reported their job as Mechanical Engineer and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Mechanical Engineer salary can vary between $33,000 to $180,000 depending on factors including education, skills, experience, employer & location. Read more
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Mechanical Engineer salary by location

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Lake Charles, LA
11 income tax records
$116K – $158K
Baton Rouge, LA
24 income tax records
$62K – $137K
Metairie, LA
15 income tax records
$69K – $109K
New Orleans, LA
19 income tax records
$63K – $99K
Lafayette, LA
12 income tax records
$50K – $115K

Mechanical Engineer salary by company

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Mechanical Engineer demographics in Louisiana

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45% are single
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55% are married
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42% have kids
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54% own a home

Mechanical Engineer salaries by age in Louisiana

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Effective Tax Rates for Mechanical Engineers in Louisiana

192 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a mechanical engineer in Louisiana is $85,000 per year. Mechanical engineer salaries in Louisiana can vary between $33,000 to $180,000 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 192 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as mechanical engineer.

The following cities offer the highest salaries for mechanical engineers in Louisiana: Lake Charles, LA ($127,500 a year), Baton Rouge, LA ($96,500 a year), and Metairie, LA ($89,500 a year).
Total salary amounts here include total taxable wages, tips, prizes and other compensation. Salaries here are not representative of the total population and may reflect different levels of experience or education. Learn more
Total salary ranges shown here exclude outliers.