The average wage for an Engineering Intern is $16.60 per hour. The highest paying skills associated with this job are Microsoft Word, Project Management, and Engineering Design. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 10 years' experience in this field.
Engineering Intern Total Pay (?
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$31,741 - $70,157
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MEDIAN: $48,003
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Engineering Intern Total Pay (?
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$11.47 - $23.92
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MEDIAN: $16.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$24K$48K$72K
Salary
$31,741 - $70,157  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $2,570  
Profit Sharing
$40.69 - $1,412  
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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$24,796 - $55,655  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 17 Apr 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 736
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$12$24$36
Hourly Rate
$11.47 - $23.92  
   
Overtime
$15.70 - $35.43  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$24K$48K$72K
Bonus
$0.00 - $2,570  
   
Profit Sharing
$40.69 - $1,412  
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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$24,796 - $55,655  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 17 Apr 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 736
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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.
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Pay Difference By Location
Cincinnati
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Houston
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San Diego
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Raleigh
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San Jose
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National Average
$38,000
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Experience Affects Engineering Intern Salaries

National Average
$38,000

Skills That Affect Engineering Intern Salaries

Microsoft Word
up arrow 16%
Project Management
up arrow 11%
Engineering Design
up arrow 10%
Microsoft Excel
up arrow 8%
Microsoft Office
up arrow 4%
AutoCAD
0%
Computer Aided Design (CAD)
0%
Matlab
0%
National Average
$38,000
Job Satisfaction
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Rated 5 out of 5 based on 166 votes.
Gender
Female
19%
female alumni
 
Male
81%
male alumni
Years of Experience
Less than 1 year
35%
1-4 years
60%
5-9 years
4%
10-19 years
0%
20 years or more
1%
Common Health Benefits
medical benefits Medical: 29% dental benefits Dental: 23%
vision benefits Vision: 18% employee benefits None: 70%
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