A Design Engineer in St. Louis, Missouri earns an average salary of $63,933 per year. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are autodesk autocad, Computer Aided Design (CAD), Engineering Design, and NX Unigraphics. Pay for this job rises steadily for more experienced workers, but goes down noticeably for the few employees with more than 20 years' experience.

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$50,686 - $94,298  
   
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$-0.50 - $5,817  
Profit Sharing
$5,500  
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$51,790 - $101,063  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 25

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About St. Louis, Missouri

St. Louis city, Missouri
315,685
Male:
153,026 (48.5%)
Female:
162,659 (51.5%)
St. Louis (/seɪnt ˈluːɪs/) is an independent city in the U.S. state of Missouri, built along the western bank of the Mississippi River, on the border with Illinois. The city has an estimated 2015 population of 315,685, and is the cultural and economic center of the Greater St. Louis area, which is home to 2,916,447 people, and is the largest metropolitan area in Missouri and the 19th-largest in the United States. Prior to European settlement, the area was a major regional center of Native American Mississippian culture. The city of St. Louis was founded in 1764 by French fur traders Pierre Laclède and Auguste Chouteau, and named after Louis IX of France. The area was ceded to Spain following France's defeat in the Seven Years' War (the area east of the Mississippi was ceded to Britain). In 1800, Spanish Louisiana was retroceded back to France. In 1803, the United States acquired...
St. Louis:
$38,397
Missouri:
$50,238
$767
St. Louis:
$130,800
Missouri:
$147,800
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Pay by Experience Level for Design Engineer

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

Key Stats for Design Engineer

Gender

Female
5 %
Male
95 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 3 votes.
048
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
48%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
7%
20 years or more
22%
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Experience Affects Design Engineer Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 43%

Late-Career
up arrow 25%

Mid-Career
up arrow 17%

National Average
$66,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 5%

Skills That Affect Design Engineer Salaries

autodesk autocad
up arrow 23%

Computer Aided Design (CAD)
up arrow 23%

Engineering Design
up arrow 12%

NX Unigraphics
up arrow 11%

SolidWorks
up arrow 2%

Product Development
up arrow 2%

National Average
$66,000

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 3 votes.

Gender

Female
5 %
Male
95 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
48%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
7%
20 years or more
22%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 92%
dental benefits
Dental: 85%
vision benefits
Vision: 81%
dental benefits
None: 8%
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