Probably one of the things a newly graduated mechanical engineer would like to know is how much will he earn if he already work as a mechanical engineer in a company. What is then the typical salary of freshly graduated mechanical engineers in the Philippines? Depends on your job role Salary highly depends on your role in the company? If you are handling a very critical job, then expect your salary to be higher. The catch in this is that it is very rare that freshly graduated mechanical engineers have the necessary skills to handle such positions. Therefore, you cannot expect to have a big salary when you enter a company.