Mid-Career Design Engineer Salary (United States)

The average pay for a Mid-Career Design Engineer is $67,889 per year. A skill in Matlab is associated with high pay for this job.
Mid-Career Design Engineer Total Pay (?
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$49,669 - $92,310
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $67,888
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Mid-Career Design Engineer Total Pay (?
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$18.88 - $40.99
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MEDIAN: $25.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$32K$64K$96K
Salary
$49,669 - $92,310  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $7,844  
Profit Sharing
$596 - $6,148  
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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$48,820 - $94,167  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 Aug 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 1,241
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$18$36$54
Hourly Rate
$18.88 - $40.99  
   
Overtime
$22.66 - $53.31  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $7,844  
   
Profit Sharing
$596 - $6,148  
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).
)
$48,820 - $94,167  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 Aug 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 1,241
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Pay Difference By Location

San Jose
up arrow 51%
San Diego
up arrow 31%
New York
up arrow 24%
Everett
up arrow 17%
Dallas
up arrow 16%
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Los Angeles
up arrow 8%
Portland
up arrow 5%
Minneapolis
up arrow 4%
Irvine
up arrow 1%
National Average
$69,000
Seattle
up arrow 1%
Cincinnati
up arrow 2%
Chicago
up arrow 4%
Columbus
up arrow 12%
Indianapolis
up arrow 16%
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Skills That Affect Mid-Career Design Engineer Salaries

Matlab
up arrow 17%
CATIA
up arrow 8%
Project Management
up arrow 5%
Product Development
up arrow 5%
Pro/Engineer
up arrow 3%
Engineering Design
up arrow 1%
Computer Aided Design (CAD)
up arrow 1%
Windows Operating System General Use
up arrow 1%
National Average
$69,000
Microsoft Office
up arrow 1%
Microsoft Excel
up arrow 1%
Microsoft Word
up arrow 1%
SolidWorks
up arrow 6%
Computer Aided Drafting & Design (CADD)
up arrow 6%
AutoCAD
up arrow 7%
AutoDesk
up arrow 8%

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Gender

Female
7%
female alumni
 
Male
93%
male alumni

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 89% dental benefits Dental: 78%
vision benefits Vision: 59% employee benefits None: 9%
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