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2021 Michigan Mechanical Engineers Salary Guide

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.

Michigan Mechanical Engineers Salary 2021

Salary

$90.2K

Growth

3%

Bright Outlook

Average

Green

No

How Much Do Mechanical Engineers Make in Michigan 2021?

Percentile 10% 25% 50% (Median) 75% 90%
Annual Wage $60,450 $73,480 $90,240 $112,480 $133,020
Hourly Wage $29.06 $35.33 $43.38 $54.08 $63.95

How Much Do Mechanical Engineers Make in Michigan 2021?

Percentile
10%
25%
50% (Median)
75%
90%
Annual Wage
$60,450
$73,480
$90,240
$112,480
$133,020
Hourly Wage
$29.06
$35.33
$43.38
$54.08
$63.95

What Do Mechanical Engineers Do?

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.

Also known as:

Application Engineer, Design Engineer, Design Maintenance Engineer, Equipment Engineer, Mechanical Design Engineer, Mechanical Engineer, Process Engineer, Product Engineer, Project Engineer, Test Engineer

  • Review technical documents to plan work.
  • Evaluate characteristics of equipment or systems.
  • Design industrial equipment.
  • Design industrial processing systems.
  • Confer with technical personnel to prepare designs or operational plans.
  • Confer with other personnel to resolve design or operational problems.
  • Recommend technical design or process changes to improve efficiency, quality, or performance.
  • Direct industrial production activities.
  • Investigate system, equipment, or product failures.
  • Create models of engineering designs or methods.
  • Test performance of electrical, electronic, mechanical, or integrated systems or equipment.
  • Advise others regarding green practices or environmental concerns.
  • Implement design or process improvements.
  • Recommend technical design or process changes to improve efficiency, quality, or performance.
  • Direct installation activities.
  • Direct equipment maintenance or repair activities.
  • Test performance of electrical, electronic, mechanical, or integrated systems or equipment.
  • Evaluate plans or specifications to determine technological or environmental implications.
  • Direct installation activities.
  • Design electronic or computer equipment or instrumentation.
  • Recommend technical design or process changes to improve efficiency, quality, or performance.
  • Design industrial processing systems.
  • Analyze design or requirements information for mechanical equipment or systems.
  • Identify new applications for existing technologies.
  • Estimate operational costs.
  • Prepare proposal documents.
  • Document technical design details.
  • Supervise production or support personnel.
  • Perform marketing activities.
  • Estimate operational costs.
  • Advise customers on the use of products or services.
  • Research industrial processes or operations.
  • Direct equipment maintenance or repair activities.
  • Coordinate safety or regulatory compliance activities.
  • Determine operational methods.
  • Select tools, equipment, or technologies for use in operations or projects.
  • Install production equipment or systems.

Mechanical Engineers Job Outlook in Michigan

Location 2019 Employment 2029 Employment Percent change Annual projected job openings
Michigan 44,670 45,940 3% 3,190
United States 316,300 328,700 4% 19,200

Mechanical Engineers Job Outlook in Michigan

Location
2019 Employment
2029 Employment
Percent change
Annual projected job openings
Michigan
44,670
45,940
3%
3,190
United States
316,300
328,700
4%
19,200

Mechanical Engineers Schooling & Experience

  • Bachelor's degree
  • No work experience
  • No on-the-job training

Mechanical Engineers Schools in Michigan

School Program Name Location Length / Graduates
Baker College Mechanical Engineering Owosso, MI 4 years: 14
Central Michigan University Mechanical Engineering Mount Pleasant, MI 4 years: 69
Eastern Michigan University Mechanical Engineering Ypsilanti, MI 4 years: 11
Grand Valley State University Mechanical Engineering Allendale, MI 4 years: 66
Henry Ford College Mechanical Engineering Dearborn, MI 2 years: 0
Kettering University Mechanical Engineering Flint, MI 4 years: 195
4 years: 3
Lake Superior State University Mechanical Engineering Sault Ste Marie, MI 4 years: 15
Lawrence Technological University Mechanical Engineering Southfield, MI 4 years: 70
More than 4 years: 0
More than 4 years: 26
Michigan State University Mechanical Engineering East Lansing, MI 4 years: 255
More than 4 years: 10
More than 4 years: 12
Michigan Technological University Electromechanical Engineering Houghton, MI Less than one year: 15

Mechanical Engineers Schools in Michigan

School
Program Name
Location
Length / Graduates
Mechanical Engineering
Owosso, MI
4 years: 14
Mechanical Engineering
Mount Pleasant, MI
4 years: 69
Mechanical Engineering
Ypsilanti, MI
4 years: 11
Mechanical Engineering
Allendale, MI
4 years: 66
Mechanical Engineering
Dearborn, MI
2 years: 0
Mechanical Engineering
Flint, MI
4 years: 195
4 years: 3
Mechanical Engineering
Sault Ste Marie, MI
4 years: 15
Mechanical Engineering
Southfield, MI
4 years: 70
More than 4 years: 0
More than 4 years: 26
Mechanical Engineering
East Lansing, MI
4 years: 255
More than 4 years: 10
More than 4 years: 12
Electromechanical Engineering
Houghton, MI
Less than one year: 15

Mechanical Engineers Jobs in Michigan.

Job Title Company Location Date Posted Federal Contractor
Automation Applications Engineer - Manufacturing (Grand Rapids) Burns & McDonnell Zeeland, Michigan 09/20/2021 Yes
CER Research Technician BASF Wyandotte, Michigan 09/21/2021 Yes
Electrical Applications Engineer Co-Op (2021) Nexteer Automotive Saginaw, Michigan 09/20/2021 No
Entry-Level Electrified Powertrain Calibration Development Engineer Roush Allen Park, Michigan 09/20/2021 No
Entry-Level Electrified Powertrain Calibration Development Engineer Roush Enterprises Allen Park, Michigan 09/20/2021 No
FACILITIES ENGINEER - 21001993 Howmet Aerospace Whitehall, Michigan 09/20/2021 No
FACILITIES ENGINEER - 21002087 Howmet Aerospace Whitehall, Michigan 09/20/2021 No
Modeler 5 ICONMA, LLC Warren, Michigan 09/20/2021 No
Principal Industrial Engineer Stryker Portage, Michigan 09/20/2021 Yes
Release Engineer - Side Closures G-TECH Services, Inc. Warren, Michigan 09/20/2021 No

Mechanical Engineers Jobs in Michigan.

Job Title
Company
Location
Date Posted
Federal Contractor
Burns & McDonnell
Zeeland, Michigan
09/20/2021
Yes
BASF
Wyandotte, Michigan
09/21/2021
Yes
Nexteer Automotive
Saginaw, Michigan
09/20/2021
No
Roush Enterprises
Allen Park, Michigan
09/20/2021
No
Howmet Aerospace
Whitehall, Michigan
09/20/2021
No
Howmet Aerospace
Whitehall, Michigan
09/20/2021
No
ICONMA, LLC
Warren, Michigan
09/20/2021
No
Stryker
Portage, Michigan
09/20/2021
Yes
G-TECH Services, Inc.
Warren, Michigan
09/20/2021
No

Mechanical Engineers Salary Guide 2021

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