Manufacturing Engineer, Medical Devices Salary
Median pay for Medical Devices Manufacturing Engineers in the United States lies in the neighborhood of $73K annually. Most workers in this position report high levels of job satisfaction. Making up 70 percent of those who took the survey, male Medical Devices Manufacturing Engineers greatly outnumber their female counterparts. Nearly all enjoy medical while most get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to a strong majority.
|Salary||$60,877 - $106,643|
|Bonus||$587 - $10,181|
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|$60,705 - $111,981|
|Bonus||$587 - $10,181|
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Job Description for Manufacturing Engineer, Medical Devices
Manufacturing engineers for medical devices design, implement and automate processes - as well as provide technical support - related to the production of medical devices and/or devices' parts. They must ensure manufacturing processes are as effective and efficient as possible, making sure that products meet all quality standards and customer expectations. They work with their colleagues - including other engineers, manufacturing supervisors and others - to resolve issues on the manufacturing floor in a timely manner. Additionally, these manufacturing engineers must document all potential and enacted process improvements, as well as write project reports and status updates as needed.Read More...
A bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering or another relevant engineering field is generally the minimum educational requirement for this position. Previous experience as a manufacturing engineer may be required or preferred; experience specifically with medical devices may be needed as well. Proficiency with relevant computer programs such as Solid Works and the Microsoft Office suite may be needed as well. Manufacturing engineers for medical devices must work well in a team setting, as well as on their own with minimal supervision. Additionally, they must be have excellent interpersonal and communication skills.
Manufacturing Engineer, Medical Devices Tasks
- Study time, methods, and speed involved in production to establish standard workflow rate and improve efficiency.
- Coordinate the purchase of special equipment, materials, or parts and ensure they meet specifications and quality standards.
- Create product specifications and detailed assembly instructions.
- Aid and report on work assignments, machine capacity, production schedules, and anticipated delays.
- Recommend technology or computer aids, product design changes and workspace layout modification to existing production standards to achieve optimum quality and efficiency.
Popular Skills for Manufacturing Engineer, Medical Devices
Medical Devices Manufacturing Engineers report using a pretty varied skill set on the job. Most notably, skills in Project Management, Engineering Design, Powerpoint, and SolidWorks are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include AutoCAD, Windows Operating System General Use, and autodesk autocad. Most people who know Engineering Design also know Microsoft Office.
Pay by Experience Level for Manufacturing Engineer, Medical Devices
Pay by Experience for a Manufacturing Engineer, Medical Devices has a positive trend. An entry-level Manufacturing Engineer, Medical Devices with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $68,000 based on 44 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Manufacturing Engineer, Medical Devices with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $85,000 based on 14 salaries. An experienced Manufacturing Engineer, Medical Devices which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $102,000 based on 11 salaries. A Manufacturing Engineer, Medical Devices with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $93,000 based on 8 salaries.
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