The average (mean) Mechanical Engineers full time annual salary in the UK is £45,855 and the median £41,745 for part time employees this drops to £30,326.
For men the mean full time salary of £46,504 is 21% higher than the full time mean for women £38,294.
This is calculated on the basis of different levels of Mechanical Engineers jobs in the UK and is based on the provisional ONS dataset (Occupation (4 digit SOC) – ASHE: Table 14) which was released on 26 October 2016.
Usually, the starting salary is around £20,000-£25,000 for an entry level, graduate or junior mechanical engineering. However, this salary scale can be around £37,000 – £50,000 for a senior mechanical engineering . For more accurate information on mechanical engineering salaries, please simple make a job search; as the job posts in the UK usually state the salaries.
Besides, the salaries can be considerably higher and vary a lot in cities like London, Brighton, Birmingham, Manchester, Edinburgh. It is also a fact that your salary will depend whether you are a graduate, entry level, hvac or senior mechanical engineer.