Average Salary for Nlight Photonics Corporation Employees

The typical salary at Nlight Photonics Corporation is $72K per year. The most important factor affecting pay for Nlight Photonics Corporation employees is your city, though your experience level plays a role as well. This overview is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

Employer: Nlight Photonics Corporation
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[-]Mechanical Engineer (2)
$55,086 - $88,034  
[-]Mechanical Engineer (2)
Salary$56,765 - $85,569  
Bonus$278.51 - $5,997  
Total Pay$55,086 - $88,034  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 21 Nov 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 9
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About This Company

Vancouver, Washington 

Lasers, Laser Systems / Laser Optics

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Years of Experience

Those with one to four years of experience at the company can expect to make approximately $70K. The greater proportion of employees (43 percent) report five to nine years of experience and bring home $75K annually.


By state, Nlight Photonics Corporation employees make the most in Washington, earning $77K per year on average.


Bringing in the most money are Mechanical Engineers — their earnings average around $73K.

Certifications and Degrees

At Nlight Photonics Corporation, employees who hold a Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering (ME) receive the highest salaries at $73K.


In this position, it pays to have Microsoft Excel in your toolkit; employees who claim proficiency enjoy a higher median salary of about $66K.


Employees skew strongly male, with a male-to-female ratio of more than 3 to 1.

Benefits and Perks

To plan for old age, nearly all workers maintain savings accounts through the company's 401(k) plan. Nlight Photonics Corporation provides health insurance to a fair portion of workers, and most workers do receive dental coverage. Privileges also include stock options.

Key Stats for Nlight Photonics Corporation


33 %
67 %
Data Not Available
$70,541 - $86,476
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

Job Satisfaction

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

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