Mechanical Engineering

Justin Montanari

The duties and responsibilities that a mechanical engineer has.

Mechanical Engineering is quite a broad profession. It can range from a door lock to a jumbo jet and everything in between. They work on the "moving parts" of products. They find new ways to make things more efficient.

General information on the Mechanical Engineering field

Starting pay: $66,158

Required Education: Bachelor's degree in mechanical engineering

Licensing: Professional Engineer license required

Reasons for interest

I love working on anything mechanical, taking stuff apart and then putting it back together is what you could call a hobby. And finding ways to make mechanical systems work more efficiently is awesome problem solving.