Mechanical Engineer salary in Sunnyvale, CA

Average salary
$115,500/yr
Based on 32 income tax records
$90,000
$136,000
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Based on income reported to the IRS in box 1 of W-2.

From consenting TurboTax customers

$90,000
$136,000
DATA PROVIDED BY turbotax icon

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 $115,500 per year. This is based on data from 32 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Mechanical Engineer and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Mechanical Engineer salary can vary between $49,500 to $227,500 depending on factors including education, skills, experience, employer & location. Read more
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Mechanical Engineer salary by location

Location
Average salary per year*
Salary range**
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Redwood City, CA
20 income tax records
$133,500/yr
$94K – $160K
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Mountain View, CA
18 income tax records
$130,000/yr
$103K – $150K
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San Francisco, CA
98 income tax records
$125,500/yr
$96K – $177K
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Sunnyvale, CA
32 income tax records
$115,500/yr
$90K – $136K
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Livermore, CA
20 income tax records
$106,000/yr
$93K – $146K
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San Jose, CA
111 income tax records
$104,500/yr
$81K – $139K
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Fremont, CA
23 income tax records
$102,000/yr
$86K – $152K
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Dublin, CA
11 income tax records
$99,500/yr
$91K – $111K
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Oakland, CA
28 income tax records
$96,500/yr
$84K – $136K
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Berkeley, CA
15 income tax records
$96,000/yr
$82K – $120K
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Campbell, CA
10 income tax records
$95,000/yr
$77K – $149K
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Santa Clara, CA
26 income tax records
$83,000/yr
$66K – $107K
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Fresno, CA
11 income tax records
$82,500/yr
$65K – $100K
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Sacramento, CA
20 income tax records
$82,000/yr
$72K – $96K
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Milpitas, CA
10 income tax records
$79,500/yr
$69K – $87K
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Palo Alto, CA
11 income tax records
$74,500/yr
$58K – $128K

Mechanical Engineer salary by company

Employer
Average salary per year*
Salary range**
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Apple, Santa Clara County, CA
13 income tax records
$358,000/yr
$269K – $462K
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Google, Santa Clara County, CA
12 income tax records
$195,000/yr
$180K – $240K
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Lockheed Martin, Santa Clara County, CA
15 income tax records
$118,000/yr
$88K – $142K

Mechanical Engineer demographics in Sunnyvale, CA

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72% are single
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28% are married
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6% have kids
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43% own a home

Mechanical Engineer salaries by age in Sunnyvale, CA

$0
$35,250
$70,500
$105,750
$141,000
18-25
26-35
36-45
46-55
56+
Years of age

Effective Tax Rates for Mechanical Engineers in Sunnyvale, CA

32 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a mechanical engineer in Sunnyvale, CA is $115,500 per year. Mechanical engineer salaries in Sunnyvale, CA can vary between $49,500 to $227,500 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 32 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as mechanical engineer.

The following companies offer the highest salaries for mechanical engineers near Sunnyvale, CA: Apple ($358,000 a year), Google ($195,000 a year), and Lockheed Martin ($118,000 a year).

The following cities offer the highest salaries for mechanical engineers near Sunnyvale, CA: Redwood City, CA ($133,500 a year), Mountain View, CA ($130,000 a year), and San Francisco, CA ($125,500 a year).
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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
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Total salary ranges shown here exclude outliers.