Manufacturing Engineer, Medical Devices Salary

Median pay for Medical Devices Manufacturing Engineers in the United States is around $67K annually. Nearly all enjoy medical while most get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to the greater part. The vast majority of Medical Devices Manufacturing Engineers (86 percent) who took the survey are men. The majority of workers are highly satisfied with their job. The data for this synopsis comes from respondents who took the PayScale salary survey.

$52,078 - $89,641
MEDIAN: $66,706

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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.
$52,078 - $89,641  
$98.99 - $8,671  
Profit Sharing
$1,500 - $3,126  
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).
$51,085 - $93,728  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 161
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Job Description for Manufacturing Engineer, Medical Devices

  • 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.
  • Create product specifications and detailed assembly instructions.
  • 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.

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Popular Skills for Manufacturing Engineer, Medical Devices

Survey results suggest that Medical Devices Manufacturing Engineers put a wide range of professional skills to use. Most notably, skills in Project Management, SolidWorks, Engineering Design, and Powerpoint are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that seem to negatively impact pay include AutoCAD, Windows Operating System General Use, and Microsoft Office. The majority of those who know Microsoft Excel also know Engineering Design.

Pay by Experience Level for Manufacturing Engineer, Medical Devices

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

Experience does not seem to be a strong driver of pay increase in this role. Relatively untried employees who have less than five years' experience make $62K, but folks with five to 10 years under their belts enjoy an appreciably larger median of $76K. People with 10 to 20 years of experience make an average of about $79K in this role. Veterans who have acquired more than 20 years report a median income of $90K, which is generally higher than the pay reported by other tenure groups.

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Experience Affects Manufacturing Engineer, Medical Devices Salaries

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National Average

Skills That Affect Manufacturing Engineer, Medical Devices Salaries

Project Management
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Engineering Design
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Microsoft Excel
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Microsoft Office
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Microsoft Word
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Windows Operating System General Use
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Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 43 votes.


14 %
86 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 93% dental benefits Dental: 82%
vision benefits Vision: 66% employee benefits None: 6%