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Mechanical Engineers


Use engineering principles to design tools, engines, and other mechanical equipment.

Mechanical Engineers use engineering to plan and design mechanical equipment. They oversee installation, operation, and repair of equipment.

Wages $40.98 per hour on average  
Outlook The outlook is Good
Education & Training Bachelor's degree is needed for entry.
Related Programs (Current training programs available)
On the Job Work Activities
Career Pathways Engineering and Technology
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