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Mechanical Design Technician Salary
in Alexandria, Virginia

$73,705 (USD)

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Last updated: June 16, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Mechanical Design Technician is $73,705 a year and $35 an hour in Alexandria, Virginia, United States. The average salary range for a Mechanical Design Technician is between $52,862 and $90,953. On average, an Associate Degree is the highest level of education for a Mechanical Design Technician. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Alexandria, Virginia.

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Job Summary

  • Assists Mechanical Engineer in developing detailed design drawings and related specifications of mechanical equipment, according to engineering sketches and design proposal specifications.
  • Makes sketches and rough layouts, records data, makes computations, assesses results, and prepares reports.
  • Analyzes engineering sketches, specifications, and related data and drawings to determine design factors, such as size, shape, and arrangement of parts.
  • Assists mechanical engineers in designing, developing, testing, and manufacturing machinery, consumer products, and other equipment.
Mechanical Design Technician Job Prevalence in Alexandria, Virginia, United States

Job family: Mechanical Engineering Technicians

Job family population: 43,390

Estimated population of Mechanical Design Technician jobs: 1,825

Rate of error: 1.9%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



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About Alexandria, Virginia

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Description: Alexandria is an independent city in the Commonwealth of Virginia in the United States. As of the 2010 census, the population was 139,966, and in 2016, the population was estimated to be 160,530. Located along the western bank of the Potomac River, Alexandria is approximately 7 miles (11 km) south of downtown Washington, D.C. Like the rest of Northern Virginia, as well as Central Maryland, modern Alexandria has been influenced by its proximity to the U.S. capital. It is largely populated by professionals working in the federal civil service, in the U.S. military, or for one of the many private companies which contract...

Mechanical Design Technician Job Listings for Alexandria, Virginia

Electro Mechanical Technician
May 31
College Park, MD, USA
Redox Power Systems
Senior Electro-Mechanical Technician Job Overview: The Senior Electro-Mechanical Technician ... Design, fabricate and assemble electro-mechanical systems/subsystems (e.g. fabrication of ...
Mechanical Design Engineer
Jun 13
Westminster, MD, USA
TriMech Services
Experience with New Design from Concept to Production Company Description TriMech Services is an engineering resource provider specializing in the placement of qualified technical candidates for both ...
Electro-Mechanical Technician, 3rd shift
May 24
Rosedale, MD, USA
Remedi SeniorCare
Electro-Mechanical Maintenance Technician is responsible for maintaining and operating production ... Maintain and/or improve system performance to design specifications. * Perform routine maintenance ...
Mechanical Engineer
Jun 14
Frederick, MD, USA
THR Partners
Provides mechanical design of products/heat transfer systems such as chilled water systems, air/water cooled refrigerant systems, and fluid pumping systems in accordance with engineering design ...
Mechanical Engineer
May 15
Washington, DC, USA
CGH Technologies, Inc.
The ideal candidate applies research to the planning, design, development, and testing of mechanical and/or electromechanical systems, instruments, controls, engines, and/or machines.
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