Engineering Intern Salary

The average wage for an Engineering Intern is $16.05 per hour. The highest paying skills associated with this job are Java, Python, C programming Language, and C++ Programming Language. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 10 years' experience in this field.
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$24,999 - $71,146
$25K
$48K
$71K
MEDIAN: $48,380
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$11.91 - $24.80
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$0$71K
Salary $24,999 - $71,146
Bonus $0.00 - $2,800
Profit Sharing $365.00
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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$24,881 - $55,028
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 137
Hourly Data $0$34
Hourly Rate $11.91 - $24.80
Hourly Tips $0.35
Overtime $16.49 - $34.84
Annual Data $0$55K
Bonus $0.00 - $2,800
Profit Sharing $365.00
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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$24,881 - $55,028
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 882

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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

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

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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $36,103

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Engineering Intern Reviews

Q: What is it like working as an Engineering Intern?

Engineering Intern in Dulles:
"Engineering."
Pros: Getting to design and build things.
Cons: Feature Creep.

Engineering Intern in Austin:
"Internship concurrent with college."
Pros: Great work environment. Interns actually do useful work as opposed to getting people coffee. Numerous opportunities to learn things they don't teach in college.
Cons: Office is a bit understaffed, no project gets more than a few people on it.

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Key Stats for Engineering Intern

Gender

Female
22 %
Male
78 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 89 votes.
Less than 1 year
39%
1-4 years
59%
5-9 years
2%
10-19 years
0%
20 years or more
0%
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Experience Affects Engineering Intern Salaries

▲15%

National Average
$36,000

▼2%

Skills That Affect Engineering Intern Salaries

Java
▲25%

Python
▲19%

C programming Language
▲18%

C++ Programming Language
▲14%

Project Management
▲5%

Matlab
▲1%


National Average
$36,000

Microsoft Word
▼1%

Computer Aided Drafting & Design (CADD)
▼1%



▼5%

Computer Aided Design (CAD)
▼5%

▼8%


Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 89 votes.

Gender

Female
22 %
Male
78 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
39%
1-4 years
59%
5-9 years
2%
10-19 years
0%
20 years or more
0%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 20%
dental benefits
Dental: 14%
vision benefits
Vision: 12%
no benefits
None: 78%
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