Entry-Level Design Engineering Manager Salary

Entry-Level Design Engineering Managers pull down an average of $83K per year. Total cash compensation to Entry-Level Design Engineering Managers bottoms out near $53K and approaches $120K on the high end; the biggest paychecks include approximately $14K from bonuses and almost $21K from profit sharing. Medical benefits are awarded to a large number, and a fair number earn dental coverage. Most workers in this position report high levels of job satisfaction. The data in this summary comes from the PayScale salary survey.

$53,329 - $115,739
$53K
$82K
$120K
MEDIAN: $82,233
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50%
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$21.74 - $33.00
$24
MEDIAN: $23.97
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$0$119K
Salary $53,329 - $115,739
Bonus $507 - $13,455
Profit Sharing $2,013 - $20,553
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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$50,330 - $119,066
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 13 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 136
Hourly Data $0$40
Hourly Rate $23.97
Overtime $37.50
Annual Data $0$119K
Bonus $507 - $13,455
Profit Sharing $2,013 - $20,553
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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$50,330 - $119,066
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 13 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 9

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Design Engineering Manager Advice

Q: What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?

Design Engineering Manager in Chicago:
"Manage work flow and engineering team."

Design Engineering Manager in San Diego:
"Fundamentals and perception matter more than performance and."
Working on your own to acquire skills pays handsomely. Never criticise superiors. Hold yourself accountable to the same standards as your staff. Always be gentle with clients. Use relationships to negotiate timelines and delegate to maintain work/life balance. Perfectionism kills careers and lives.

Design Engineering Manager in Huntsville:
"A Lot To Do."
Responsible for department policies and procedures to align reqirements of the Texas Board of Professional Engineers and Texas Board of Architectural Examiners with requirements of regulatory authorities such as Texas Commission on Environmental Quality, Texas State Energy Conservation Office, and Texas Department of Licensure and Regulation with TDCJ procurement policies and state procurement law. I brought previous experience as a contracting officer for the federal government with me when I ccame to TDCJ. This has bbeen the single thing that has differienciated me from my peers and coincided with the department's greatest need. The stars aligned for me when I came here and TDCJ gave me the room and the opportunity. Gather every skill you get the opportunity to experience. You never know. It may lead to your finest hour.

Design Engineering Manager in Springdale:
I feel that the best advice is to get the education that is need for the position.

Design Engineering Manager in Ambler:
"Business Development, Financial Principles and HR."
Learn about how to grow a business with people and general knowledge in finances and accounting. Also learn to manage people and know the laws applicable to Human Resources.

Design Engineering Manager in Rochester:
"Negotiate Starting Salary."
Your starting salary is an extremely important negotiation with far reaching consequences. Don't be afraid to go ask for more, but back up your request with sound reasoning, reference to specific skills, and noteworthy accomplishments.

Key Stats for Design Engineering Manager

Gender

Female
3 %
Male
97 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 28 votes.
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
55%
5-9 years
41%
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Skills That Affect Design Engineering Manager Salaries

National Average
$84,000

Product Development
▼2%

People Management
▼4%

Microsoft Word
▼5%

Engineering Design
▼7%

Project Management
▼8%

Windows Operating System General Use
▼8%

Microsoft Office
▼10%

Production Support
▼13%

SolidWorks
▼15%

AutoCAD
▼16%

Microsoft Excel
▼16%

autodesk autocad
▼20%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 28 votes.

Gender

Female
3 %
Male
97 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 88%
dental benefits
Dental: 69%
vision benefits
Vision: 64%
no benefits
None: 10%
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