An Automotive Engineer in Detroit, Michigan earns an average salary of $75,076 per year. The highest paying skills associated with this job are Project Management and Matlab.

$47,509 - $123,646
$48K
$75K
$120K
MEDIAN: $75,076
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$47,509 - $123,646  
   
Bonus
$-0.50 - $10,208  
Profit Sharing
$7,500  
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$49,910 - $127,000  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 25

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About Detroit, Michigan

Wayne County, Michigan
677,124
Male:
319,265 (47.2%)
Female:
357,859 (52.8%)
Detroit (/dᵻˈtrɔɪt/) is the most populous city in the U.S. state of Michigan, the fourth-largest city in the Midwest and the largest city on the United States–Canada border. It is the seat of Wayne County, the most populous county in the state. The municipality of Detroit had a 2015 estimated population of 677,116, making it the 21st-most populous city in the United States. The metropolitan area, known as Metro Detroit, is home to 4.3 million people and lies at the heart of the Great Lakes Megalopolis area, with around 60 million people. Roughly one-half of Michigan's population lives in Metro Detroit alone. The Detroit–Windsor area, a commercial link straddling the Canada–U.S. border, has a total population of about 5.7 million. Detroit is a major port on the Detroit River, a strait that connects the Great Lakes system to the Saint Lawrence Seaway. The Detroit Metropolitan Airport is among the most important hubs...
Detroit:
$25,980
Michigan:
$51,084
$747
Detroit:
$42,600
Michigan:
$137,500
10.9%

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Key Stats for Automotive Engineer

Gender

Female
22 %
Male
78 %
031
Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
31%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
7%
20 years or more
31%
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Experience Affects Automotive Engineer Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 44%

Mid-Career
up arrow 3%

National Average
$78,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 15%

Skills That Affect Automotive Engineer Salaries

Project Management
up arrow 33%

Matlab
up arrow 33%

Microsoft Word
up arrow 6%

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 3%

National Average
$78,000

Engineering Design
up arrow 12%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 12%

Gender

Female
22 %
Male
78 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
31%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
7%
20 years or more
31%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 76%
dental benefits
Dental: 67%
vision benefits
Vision: 43%
dental benefits
None: 19%
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