Design Engineer in Columbus, Ohio Salary

A Design Engineer in Columbus, Ohio earns an average salary of $58,905 per year. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career. For the first five to ten years in this position, salary increases modestly, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are Finite Element Analysis (FEA) and Product Development.

$48,434 - $73,347
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MEDIAN: $57,845
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$20.43 - $48.92
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MEDIAN: $33.75
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Local Salary Data (?
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$0$28K$56K$84K
Salary
$48,434 - $73,347  
   
Bonus
$646 - $5,034  
Profit Sharing
$913  
Total Pay (?
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$49,580 - $83,105  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 44
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$21$42$63
Hourly Rate
$20.43 - $48.92  
   
Overtime
$24.27 - $61.00  
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$646 - $5,034  
   
Profit Sharing
$913  
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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$49,580 - $83,105  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 12

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About Columbus, Ohio

Franklin County, Ohio
849,067
Male:
413,981 (48.8%)
Female:
435,086 (51.2%)
Columbus (/kəˈlʌmbəs/; kə-LUM-bəs) is the capital and largest city of the U.S. state of Ohio. It is the 15th largest city in the United States, with a population of 850,106 (2015 estimate). It is the core city of the Columbus, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area (MSA), which encompasses a ten county area. It is Ohio's third largest metropolitan area, behind Cleveland and Cincinnati. Under the Combined Statistical Area (CSA) model, the Columbus, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area was the 25th largest in the United States. According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the Columbus-Marion-Zanesville, OH Combined Statistical Area (which also includes Marion, Chillicothe, and Mount Vernon) has a population of 2,424,831, making it the second largest metropolitan area in Ohio behind Cleveland. It is also the fourth most populous state capital in the United States, and the third largest city in the Midwestern United States. Columbus is the county seat of Franklin County. The city...
Columbus:
$47,401
Ohio:
$51,075
$871
Columbus:
$137,100
Ohio:
$136,400
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Key Stats for Design Engineer

Gender

Female
15 %
Male
85 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 6 votes.
Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
59%
5-9 years
16%
10-19 years
14%
20 years or more
4%
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Experience Affects Design Engineer Salaries

Experienced
▲13%

Mid-Career
▲12%

National Average
$61,000

▼3%

Skills That Affect Design Engineer Salaries

Finite Element Analysis (FEA)
▲19%

Product Development
▲18%

SolidWorks
▲14%

Engineering Design
▲13%


CATIA
▲10%

Computer Aided Design (CAD)
▲8%

Computer Aided Drafting & Design (CADD)
▲3%

National Average
$61,000

Microsoft Excel
▼3%

ANSYS Simulation Software
▼4%

Windows Operating System General Use
▼7%

ANSYS
▼7%

autodesk autocad
▼19%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 6 votes.

Gender

Female
15 %
Male
85 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
59%
5-9 years
16%
10-19 years
14%
20 years or more
4%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 88%
dental benefits
Dental: 74%
vision benefits
Vision: 66%
no benefits
None: 12%
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