A Machine Design Engineer earns an average salary of $65,880 per year. A skill in Project Management is associated with high pay for this job.

$49,316 - $91,223
(Median)
$49K
$66K
$91K
MEDIAN: $65,880
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$17.80 - $39.68
(Median)
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$30
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MEDIAN: $30
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$32K$64K$96K
Salary
$49,316 - $91,223  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $12,120  
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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$46,369 - $93,112  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 27
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$16$32$48
Hourly Rate
$30.00  
   
Overtime
$43.68  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$32K$64K$96K
Bonus
$0.00 - $12,120  
   
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).
)
$46,369 - $93,112  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 6
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Job Description for Machine Design Engineer

  • Determine the direction of the design staff to create prototypes or drawings of the design effort.
  • Make changes and corrections in the mechanical design throughout the life of the product.
  • Consider performance, safety, patents, goals, and regulatory requirements when designing products or systems.
  • Research and analyze data to determine feasibility of design effort.

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Pay by Experience Level for Machine Design Engineer

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

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Experience Affects Machine Design Engineer Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 21%

Mid-Career
up arrow 8%

National Average
$67,000

Experienced
up arrow 1%

Entry-Level
up arrow 10%

Skills That Affect Machine Design Engineer Salaries

Project Management
up arrow 15%

SolidWorks
up arrow 7%

Engineering Design
up arrow 3%

National Average
$67,000

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 2 votes.

Gender

Female
11 %
Male
89 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
12%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
27%
20 years or more
24%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 67%
dental benefits
Dental: 52%
medical benefits
Vision: 33%
dental benefits
None: 24%
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