The average pay for a Design Engineer in Seattle, Washington is $71,597 per year. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this career. A skill in Product Development is associated with high pay for this job.

$54,840 - $104,306
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$55K
$72K
$100K
MEDIAN: $71,596
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$17.68 - $39.34
(Median)
$18
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$39
MEDIAN: $25.00
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Local Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$54,840 - $104,306  
   
Bonus
$398.66 - $8,181  
Profit Sharing
$814  
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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$50,361 - $102,002  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 74
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$17.68 - $39.34  
   
Overtime
$25.89 - $66.99  
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$398.66 - $8,181  
   
Profit Sharing
$814  
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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$50,361 - $102,002  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 17
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Experience Affects Design Engineer Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 28%

Late-Career
up arrow 26%


National Average
$71,000


Skills That Affect Design Engineer Salaries

Product Development
up arrow 20%

Computer Aided Drafting & Design (CADD)
up arrow 8%


CATIA
up arrow 3%

SolidWorks
0%

National Average
$71,000

Project Management
up arrow 2%

Computer Aided Design (CAD)
up arrow 3%

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 5%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 6%

autodesk autocad
up arrow 7%

Microsoft Word
up arrow 8%

Windows Operating System General Use
up arrow 8%

ANSYS
up arrow 8%

AutoCAD
up arrow 9%

Matlab
up arrow 12%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 18 votes.

Gender

Female
14 %
Male
86 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
37%
5-9 years
32%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
3%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 93%
dental benefits
Dental: 88%
medical benefits
Vision: 77%
dental benefits
None: 5%
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