Design Engineer in Seattle Salary

The average pay for a Design Engineer in Seattle, Washington is $73,958 per year. The highest paying skills associated with this job are Product Development and CATIA.

$56,822 - $101,472
$57K
$76K
$100K
MEDIAN: $75,778
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50%
90%

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$14.90 - $39.92
$15
$25
$40
MEDIAN: $24.72
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$0$101K
Salary $56,822 - $101,472
Bonus $2.06 - $9,899
Profit Sharing $4,000
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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$49,855 - $100,717
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 25 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 66
Hourly Data $0$39
Hourly Rate $14.90 - $39.92
Overtime $31.47
Annual Data $0$100K
Bonus $2.06 - $9,899
Profit Sharing $4,000
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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$49,855 - $100,717
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 25 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 18

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About Seattle, Washington

King County, Washington
684,443
Male:
345,659 (50.5%)
Female:
338,784 (49.5%)
Seattle (/siˈætəl/) is a seaport city on the west coast of the United States and the seat of King County, Washington. With an estimated 684,451 residents as of 2015, Seattle is the largest city in both the state of Washington and the Pacific Northwest region of North America. As of 2015, it is estimated to be the 18th largest city in the United States. In July 2013, it was the fastest-growing major city in the United States and remained in the Top 5 in May 2015 with an annual growth rate of 2.1%. The Seattle metropolitan area is the 15th largest metropolitan area in the United States with over 3.7 million inhabitants. The city is situated on an isthmus between Puget Sound (an inlet of the Pacific Ocean) and Lake Washington, about 100 miles (160 km) south of the Canada–United States border. A major gateway for trade with Asia, Seattle is the...
Seattle:
$80,349
Washington:
$64,129
$1,356
Seattle:
$530,900
Washington:
$284,000
3.5%

Design Engineer Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for Design Engineer

Pay by Experience for a Design Engineer has a positive trend. An entry-level Design Engineer with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $66,000 based on 49 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Design Engineer with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $75,000 based on 29 salaries. An experienced Design Engineer which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $90,000 based on 12 salaries. A Design Engineer with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $90,000 based on 10 salaries.

Key Stats for Design Engineer

Gender

Female
16 %
Male
84 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 17 votes.
Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
44%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
6%
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Experience Affects Design Engineer Salaries

Late-Career
▲24%

▲23%

▲4%

National Average
$73,000

▼10%

Skills That Affect Design Engineer Salaries

Product Development
▲16%

CATIA
▲11%

Computer Aided Drafting & Design (CADD)
▲3%


▲1%

National Average
$73,000

Project Management
▼1%





Microsoft Word
▼7%

Matlab
▼8%

Windows Operating System General Use
▼9%

▼11%

Finite Element Analysis (FEA)
▼12%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 17 votes.

Gender

Female
16 %
Male
84 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
44%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 91%
dental benefits
Dental: 87%
vision benefits
Vision: 77%
no benefits
None: 7%
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