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Average Salary for Nlight Photonics Corporation Employees

The median income for Nlight Photonics Corporation employees is $72K annually. Though how long you've been working does impact pay, geography is the primary influence on employee salary at Nlight Photonics Corporation. This summary is derived from information collected in the PayScale salary survey.

Employer: Nlight Photonics Corporation
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[-]Mechanical Engineer (2)
$55,443 - $87,354  
[-]Mechanical Engineer (2)
Salary$57,383 - $85,857  
Bonus$273.73 - $5,112  
Total Pay$55,443 - $87,354  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 31 Oct 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 9
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Nlight Photonics Corporation Details

Vancouver, Washington

Lasers, Laser Systems / Laser Optics

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Years of Experience

Between the one and five year mark, pay is typically about $70K. Broadly speaking, the largest slice of the Nlight Photonics Corporation workforce (43 percent) has a tenure of five to nine years and earns approximately $75K per year.


By state, the highest compensation levels appear in Washington, where the average salary is around $77K annually.


Earning $73K on average, Mechanical Engineers receive the most money.

Certifications and Degrees

The best paid folks at Nlight Photonics Corporation have a Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering (ME), earning $73K per year.


When it comes to skills, employees who report Microsoft Excel among their abilities seem to make the most, reporting a median income of $66K.


Men are more likely to work at Nlight Photonics Corporation than women, given the more than 3 to 1 male-to-female ratio.

Benefits and Perks

Almost all employees take advantage of the 401(k) plan that Nlight Photonics Corporation sponsors. Health insurance comes as part of the deal for most workers, and a fair portion of workers report receiving dental coverage as well. Some other advantages of working at Nlight Photonics Corporation are stock options.

Key Stats

33 %
67 %
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$70,541 - $86,476
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more
Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 4 votes.

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