Instructor, Engineering Salary

Engineering Instructors in the United States can expect wages of $58K per year on average. Health benefits are not enjoyed by everyone in this line of work, and slightly more than a fifth lack any coverage at all. Medical benefits are reported by a fair number and dental coverage is claimed by the larger part. Generally, women make up less than a third of all Engineering Instructors who answered the questionnnaire. The majority of workers are highly satisfied with their job. The numbers in this rundown were provided by PayScale's salary survey participants.

$33,832 - $97,523
$34K
$58K
$98K
MEDIAN: $58,093
10%
50%
90%

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$19.00 - $40.00
$30
MEDIAN: $30.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$33K$66K$99K
Salary
$33,832 - $97,523  
   
Bonus
$9,826  
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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$30,410 - $98,182  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 69
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$17$34$51
Hourly Rate
$30.00  
   
Overtime
$35.00  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$9,826  
   
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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$30,410 - $98,182  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 9

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Job Description for Instructor, Engineering

An engineering instructor works in a post secondary institution, instructing students in the principles of engineering. An engineering instructor is responsible for planning courses in engineering, including deciding course content, choosing materials, preparing and delivering lectures, giving assignments, and preparing tests and evaluations. Students are evaluated by the engineering instructor. Engineering instructors must also track attendance, participation, and grades of their students. Office hours may be required for engineering instructors. During office hours, engineering instructors will meet with students one on one to provide further insight on course content or to discuss student progress, evaluations, and grades. Engineering instructors may be expected to conduct academic research in their chosen field.

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Instructor, Engineering Tasks

  • Become familiar with and initiate orders for the assigned textbook(s) and prepare a syllabus for each course.
  • Provide copies of schedules to the appropriate Division Chair.
  • Schedule and maintain weekly office hours per college policy for the educational development and advising of students.
  • Prepare, give, and grade tests and homework and deliver grades to the registrar.
  • Prepare classroom presentations and hand-outs.

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Pay by Experience Level for Instructor, Engineering

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.


In general, experience and pay appear to be strongly linked; those with more experience usually bring in higher incomes. Relatively untried employees who have fewer than five years of experience earn around $50K on average. People who have worked for five to 10 years can expect a higher median salary of $60K. For Engineering Instructors, 10 to 20 years of experience on the job amounts to an average salary of $63K. Survey participants who have worked for more than two decades report bringing in $81K on average.

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Key Stats for Instructor, Engineering

Gender

Female
28 %
Male
72 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 5 votes.
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
28%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
32%
20 years or more
17%
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Experience Affects Instructor, Engineering Salaries

Late-Career
▲37%

▲7%

Mid-Career
▲2%

National Average
$59,000

Entry-Level
▼14%

Skills That Affect Instructor, Engineering Salaries

Windows Operating System General Use
▲4%

AutoCAD
▲2%

National Average
$59,000

Microsoft Word
▼1%

Microsoft Excel
▼3%



Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
28 %
Male
72 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
28%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
32%
20 years or more
17%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 78%
dental benefits
Dental: 68%
vision benefits
Vision: 57%
dental benefits
None: 22%
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