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Mid-Career Design Engineer Salary (United States)

The average pay for a Mid-Career Design Engineer is $67,937 per year. A skill in Matlab is associated with high pay for this job.
Mid-Career Design Engineer Salary (?
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$49,769 - $91,789
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $67,937
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Mid-Career Design Engineer Salary (?
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$18.89 - $40.81
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MEDIAN: $25.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$32K$64K$96K
Salary
$49,769 - $91,789  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $7,750  
Profit Sharing
$578 - $6,118  
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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$48,774 - $93,516  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 1,083
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$18$36$54
Hourly Rate
$18.89 - $40.81  
   
Overtime
$22.42 - $53.21  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $7,750  
   
Profit Sharing
$578 - $6,118  
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).
)
$48,774 - $93,516  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 187
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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 14%
up arrow 12%
Los Angeles
up arrow 9%
Portland
up arrow 5%
Minneapolis
up arrow 3%
Irvine
up arrow 3%
National Average
$69,000
Seattle
up arrow 1%
Cincinnati
up arrow 1%
Chicago
up arrow 3%
Indianapolis
up arrow 9%
Columbus
up arrow 12%
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Skills That Affect Mid-Career Design Engineer Salaries

Matlab
up arrow 17%
CATIA
up arrow 7%
Product Development
up arrow 5%
Project Management
up arrow 4%
Pro/Engineer
up arrow 4%
Engineering Design
up arrow 1%
Computer Aided Design (CAD)
up arrow 1%
National Average
$69,000
Windows Operating System General Use
up arrow 1%
Microsoft Office
up arrow 2%
Microsoft Excel
up arrow 2%
Microsoft Word
up arrow 2%
AutoCAD
up arrow 6%
SolidWorks
up arrow 6%
Computer Aided Drafting & Design (CADD)
up arrow 8%
AutoDesk
up arrow 9%

Job Satisfaction

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Gender

Female
8%
female alumni
 
Male
92%
male alumni

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 89% dental benefits Dental: 77%
vision benefits Vision: 59% employee benefits None: 9%