A Design Engineer earns an average salary of Rs 367,598 per year. Pay for this job rises steadily for more experienced workers, but goes down noticeably for the few employees with more than 20 years' experience. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 10 years in this career.

Rs 174,745 - Rs 800,362
Rs 170K
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MEDIAN: Rs 367,598
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Rs 49.13 - Rs 350.00
Rs 49
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MEDIAN: Rs 200.00
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National Salary Data (?
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Rs 0Rs 280KRs 560KRs 840K
Salary
Rs 174,745 - Rs 800,362  
   
Bonus
Rs 956 - Rs 98,295  
Profit Sharing
Rs 0.00 - Rs 97,871  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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Rs 177,156 - Rs 833,018  
Country: India | Currency: INR | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 2,809
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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Rs 0Rs 140Rs 280Rs 420
Hourly Rate
Rs 49.13 - Rs 350.00  
   
Hourly Tips
Rs 23.53  
Overtime
Rs 42.08 - Rs 342.40  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
)
Rs 0Rs 280KRs 560KRs 840K
Bonus
Rs 956 - Rs 98,295  
   
Profit Sharing
Rs 0.00 - Rs 97,871  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
)
Rs 177,156 - Rs 833,018  
Country: United States | Currency: INR | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 19

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Pay by Experience Level for Design Engineer

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

Pay Difference by Location

52%

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26%

9%

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-25%

National Average: Rs 379,493

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Design Engineer Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Design Engineer?

Design Engineer in Pune:
"Creating new products."
Pros: Ability to work with next generation vehicle design for reputed global brands. The job provides me to logically approach a given problem and the flexibility to suggest various design concepts. In the process I learn more about the entire vehicle development process, how to negotiate with suppliers in the objective of realising the product and introduce it to the market.
Cons: Lack of talent identification process in the organization influenced directly by strong politics. Unstable nature of projects, which impacts the professional growth of an individual. Lack of suitable training programmes to enhance the wokrforce skills.

Design Engineer in Pune:
Pros: Designing by my own new ideas.
Cons: No professionalism.

Design Engineer in Hyderabad:
"Interesting work "
Pros: Interesting work, provided I learn about other things on my own.
Cons:

Design Engineer in Mumbai:
"It's an okay job but I would like to get a better one"
Pros: I am a design engineer. This is what I have always wanted to do since I was little, it feels like I have accomplished something in my life.
Cons: Salary is a little low for a design engineer. Facilities are not that up to date.

Design Engineer in Chennai:
"corporate culture"
Pros: Matlab, regular hours, two days off weekly.
Cons: Continuously in front of a computer.

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Key Stats for Design Engineer

Gender

Female
7 %
Male
93 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 42 votes.
060
Less than 1 year
11%
1-4 years
60%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
5%
20 years or more
0%
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Experience Affects Design Engineer Salaries


Late-Career
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National Average
Rs 379,000


Skills That Affect Design Engineer Salaries

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 42 votes.

Gender

Female
7 %
Male
93 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
11%
1-4 years
60%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
5%
20 years or more
0%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 67%
dental benefits
Dental: 5%
vision benefits
Vision: 6%
dental benefits
None: 31%
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