Average Design Engineers with ANSYS skills make around $68K annually. Cash earnings for Design Engineers with ANSYS skills — which occasionally include more than $8K from bonuses and more than $10K from profit sharing — stretch from around $54K to approximately $90K. Location is the biggest factor affecting pay for this group, followed by years of experience. Most Design Engineers with ANSYS skills report high levels of job satisfaction. Medical benefits are awarded to nearly all, and a strong majority earn dental coverage. The numbers in this rundown were provided by PayScale's salary survey participants.

$54,690 - $88,387
$55K
$68K
$88K
MEDIAN: $68,123
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90%

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$19.22 - $49.61
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$30
$50
MEDIAN: $30
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90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$31K$62K$93K
Salary
$54,690 - $88,387  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $7,891  
Profit Sharing
$518 - $9,696  
Total Pay (?
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$54,376 - $90,400  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 288
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$17$34$51
Hourly Rate
$19.22 - $49.61  
   
Overtime
$23.38 - $49.77  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $7,891  
   
Profit Sharing
$518 - $9,696  
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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$54,376 - $90,400  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 21

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Pay by Experience Level for Design Engineer

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


Design Engineers with ANSYS skills with a lot of experience do not necessarily enjoy more money. Relatively untried employees who have fewer than five years of experience earn around $67K on average. People who have worked for five to 10 years can expect a higher median salary of $73K. Design Engineers with ANSYS skills who work for 10 to 20 years in their occupation tend to earn about $82K. Respondents who claim more than 20 years of experience may encounter pay that doesn't quite reflect their extensive experience; these veterans report a median income of around $88K.

Key Stats for Design Engineer

Gender

Female
10 %
Male
90 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 62 votes.
Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
57%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
8%
20 years or more
2%
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Experience Affects Design Engineer Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 27%

Experienced
up arrow 18%

Mid-Career
up arrow 6%

National Average
$70,000


Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 62 votes.

Gender

Female
10 %
Male
90 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
57%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
8%
20 years or more
2%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 91%
dental benefits
Dental: 79%
vision benefits
Vision: 66%
dental benefits
None: 8%
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