Entry-Level Automotive Engineer Salary (United States)

The average pay for an Entry-Level Automotive Engineer is $61,510 per year.
Entry-Level Automotive Engineer Salary (?
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$43,745 - $81,330
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $61,510
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Entry-Level Automotive Engineer Salary (?
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$9.73 - $45.49
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National Salary Data

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$0$29K$58K$87K
Salary
$43,745 - $81,330  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,918  
Profit Sharing
$196.53 - $3,052  
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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$38,678 - $85,121  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 109
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$16$32$48
Hourly Rate
$9.73 - $45.49  
   
Overtime
$15.00 - $47.49  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$32K$64K$96K
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,918  
   
Profit Sharing
$196.53 - $3,052  
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).
)
$38,678 - $85,121  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 18
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Pay Difference By Location

Auburn Hills
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Detroit
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National Average
$62,000
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Skills That Affect Entry-Level Automotive Engineer Salaries

Matlab
up arrow 4%
Engineering Design
up arrow 3%
Project Management
0%
National Average
$62,000
AutoCAD
up arrow 2%
Microsoft Office
up arrow 3%
Microsoft Excel
up arrow 4%

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Gender

Female
6%
female alumni
 
Male
94%
male alumni

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 90% dental benefits Dental: 73%
vision benefits Vision: 58% employee benefits None: 9%
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