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Engineering Intern Salary

The average wage for an Engineering Intern is $16.71 per hour. A skill in Microsoft Word is associated with high pay for this job. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 10 years' experience in this career.
$30,530 - $67,544
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $48,147
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$11.35 - $23.96
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MEDIAN: $16.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$23K$46K$69K
Salary
$30,530 - $67,544  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $2,568  
Profit Sharing
$40.69 - $1,474  
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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$24,501 - $55,978  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 165
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$12$24$36
Hourly Rate
$11.35 - $23.96  
   
Overtime
$16.17 - $35.49  
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$24K$48K$72K
Bonus
$0.00 - $2,568  
   
Profit Sharing
$40.69 - $1,474  
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).
)
$24,501 - $55,978  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 587
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Job Description for Engineering Intern

An engineering intern is either a student or recent graduate in an engineering discipline at a university. As part of a temporary employment agreement, companies hire interns in engineering and place them in departments that typically require engineering degrees and experience. The engineering intern then works alongside regular engineering employees to learn about their day-to-day job responsibilities, and assists them on a variety of projects and tasks as the senior engineers and supervisors see fit.

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Engineering Intern Tasks

  • Clean, move, and maintain equipment and supplies.
  • Assist team with administrative tasks and project documentation.
  • Perform limited data collection and analysis, including modeling.
  • Run tests and validity checks on data, equipment, or software.

Common Career Paths for Engineering Intern


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Experience Affects Engineering Intern Salaries

Mid-Career
up arrow 27%

National Average
$38,000


Skills That Affect Engineering Intern Salaries

Microsoft Word
up arrow 13%

Engineering Design
up arrow 8%

Project Management
up arrow 8%

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 6%

Matlab
up arrow 5%

AutoCAD
up arrow 1%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 1%

National Average
$38,000

Computer Aided Drafting & Design (CADD)
up arrow 3%

Computer Aided Design (CAD)
up arrow 4%

SolidWorks
up arrow 16%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 145 votes.

Gender

Female
22 %
Male
78 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
37%
1-4 years
58%
5-9 years
4%
10-19 years
1%
20 years or more
1%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 28% dental benefits Dental: 20%
vision benefits Vision: 16% employee benefits None: 71%