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The average engineer mechanical research salary in United States is $103,238 or an equivalent hourly rate of $50. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $3,809. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in United States.
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An entry level engineer mechanical research (1-3 years of experience) earns an average salary of $84,032. On the other end, a senior level engineer mechanical research (8+ years of experience) earns an average salary of $138,761.

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Job Description
Perform engineering duties in planning and designing tools, engines, machines, and other mechanically functioning equipment. Oversee installation, operation, maintenance, and repair of equipment such as centralized heat, gas, water, and steam systems.

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