How much does a Chief Mechanical Engineer make hourly in the United States? The average hourly wage for a Chief Mechanical Engineer in the United States is $46 as of October 28, 2020, but the salary range typically falls between $43 and $50. Hourly rate can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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What is a Chief Mechanical Engineer?

Chief Mechanical Engineer and locomotive superintendent are titles applied by British, Australian, and New Zealand railway companies to the person ultimately responsible to the board of the company for the building and maintaining of the locomotives and rolling stock. In Britain, the post of locomotive superintendent was introduced in the late 1830s, and Chief Mechanical Engineer in 1886....

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CyberCoders - Roanoke , VA
Mechanical Engineer (Consulting Firm) If you are a Mechanical Engineer (Consulting Firm) with experience, please read on! Founded in 2000, we are a 30 person full service consulting engineering firm
CyberCoders, Inc - 37 days ago
Overview Gryphon Technologies is a premier engineering and technical services provider supporting National Security programs. Gryphon is the federal Government's partner working in support of mission ...
ClearanceJobs.com - 50 days ago
Dover Corporation - Lynchburg , VA
Responsible for the design and engineering of components for use in systems provided for the ... Demonstrable body of "hands on" mechanical knowledge including familiarity with one or more of the ...
Upward.net - 77 days ago
TriMech Services - Richmond , VA
Mechanical Engineer Responsibilities: * Support the mechanical engineering effort within product development and mechanical systems design * Implement procedures, specification sheets, drawings and ...
ZipRecruiter - 22 days ago
NAL Research Corporation - Manassas , VA
Job Description Senior Mechanical Engineer NAL is a top Iridium partner and provides personal communication equipment based upon global satellite communication capability. NAL is seeking a Senior ...
ZipRecruiter - 8 days ago
TriMech Services - Richmond , VA
Sr. Mechanical Engineer Solidworks Summary: Our client, in Richmond VA, is seeking a qualified Mechanical Engineer to assist with designing custom automation equipment in support of their clients ...
ZipRecruiter - 59 days ago
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