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HVAC Design Engineer Salary

An HVAC Design Engineer earns an average salary of $53,753 per year. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience. For the first five to ten years in this position, salary increases steeply, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay.

$40,378 - $70,810
(Median)
$40K
$54K
$71K
MEDIAN: $53,752
10%
50%
90%

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$12.37 - $34.32
(Median)
$12
$24
$34
MEDIAN: $23.00
10%
50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$24K$48K$72K
Salary
$40,378 - $70,810  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $9,696  
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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$40,190 - $71,224  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 31 Mar 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 56
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$16$32$48
Hourly Rate
$12.37 - $34.32  
   
Overtime
$-0.49 - $45.86  
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$32K$64K$96K
Bonus
$0.00 - $9,696  
   
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).
)
$40,190 - $71,224  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 31 Mar 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 13

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Job Description for HVAC Design Engineer

HVAC design engineers are responsible for the design, configuration, operation, and pricing of building control systems, including heating, air conditioning, and refrigeration mechanics. They must be creatively-inclined with excellent communication and design skills, and a high degree of mathematical understanding is important, as much of their work focuses on calculations and measurements.

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HVAC Design Engineer Tasks

  • Perform calculations and check specifications and adherence to building codes.
  • Present designs to customers, answer questions and recommend materials.
  • Design HVAC systems and their automatic controls.
  • Manage tasks and schedules for multiple projects.

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Experience Affects HVAC Design Engineer Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 21%

Mid-Career
up arrow 16%

National Average
$55,000


Skills That Affect HVAC Design Engineer Salaries

Autodesk Revit MEP
up arrow 7%

National Average
$55,000

HVAC System Design
up arrow 2%

AutoCAD
up arrow 4%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 12 votes.

Gender

Female
7 %
Male
93 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
61%
5-9 years
14%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 93% dental benefits Dental: 72%
vision benefits Vision: 53% employee benefits None: 7%