A Design Engineer in Portland, Oregon earns an average salary of $63,247 per year. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are Project Management and Product Development. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this career.

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MEDIAN: $63,246
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$48,288 - $82,127  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $12,000  
Profit Sharing
$3,818  
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$44,839 - $81,823  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 36

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About Portland, Oregon

Multnomah County, Oregon
632,187
Male:
313,516 (49.6%)
Female:
318,671 (50.4%)
Portland (/ˈpɔːrtlənd/) is the largest city in the U.S. state of Oregon and the seat of Multnomah County. It is located in the Willamette Valley region of the Pacific Northwest, at the confluence of the Willamette and Columbia Rivers. The city covers 145 square miles (380 square kilometers) and had an estimated population of 632,309 in 2015, making it the 26th most populous city in the United States. Approximately 2,389,228 people live in the Portland metropolitan statistical area (MSA), the 23rd most populous MSA in the United States. Its Combined Statistical Area (CSA) ranks 17th with a population of 3,022,178. Roughly 60% of Oregon's population resides within the Portland metropolitan area. Named after the city on the coast of Maine, the Oregon settlement began to be populated in the 1830s near the end of the Oregon Trail. Its water access provided convenient transportation of goods, and the timber industry was a...
Portland:
$60,892
Oregon:
$54,148
$1,047
Portland:
$348,300
Oregon:
$264,100
4.5%

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Experience Affects Design Engineer Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 22%

National Average
$63,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 1%

Mid-Career
up arrow 2%

Skills That Affect Design Engineer Salaries

Project Management
up arrow 20%

Product Development
up arrow 15%

Microsoft Word
up arrow 9%

NX Unigraphics
up arrow 6%

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 5%

CATIA
up arrow 4%

Engineering Design
up arrow 3%

National Average
$63,000

SolidWorks
up arrow 1%

Computer Aided Drafting & Design (CADD)
up arrow 2%

Computer Aided Design (CAD)
up arrow 2%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 8%

autodesk autocad
up arrow 10%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 8 votes.

Gender

Female
15 %
Male
85 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
43%
5-9 years
38%
10-19 years
15%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 85%
dental benefits
Dental: 74%
medical benefits
Vision: 68%
dental benefits
None: 9%
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