Manufacturing Engineer with Lean Manufacturing Skills Salary

The average Manufacturing Engineer with Lean Manufacturing skills earns approximately $67K annually. Including potential for bonuses and profit sharing — peaking near $7K and $7K, respectively — total cash payment to Manufacturing Engineers with Lean Manufacturing skills can bottom out near $52K or peak near $88K depending on individual performance. Geographic location is the biggest factor affecting pay for this group, followed by the specific employer and experience level. Job satisfaction is reported as high by the vast majority of workers. Medical benefits are awarded to nearly all, and most earn dental coverage. This report is based on responses to the PayScale salary survey.

$52,717 - $85,980
$53K
$67K
$86K
MEDIAN: $67,157
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$17.36 - $41.91
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MEDIAN: $25.53
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$30K$60K$90K
Salary
$52,717 - $85,980  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $7,258  
Profit Sharing
$492.35 - $6,500  
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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$52,302 - $88,480  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 1,774
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$19$38$57
Hourly Rate
$17.36 - $41.91  
   
Hourly Tips
$25.00  
Overtime
$24.97 - $54.73  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $7,258  
   
Profit Sharing
$492.35 - $6,500  
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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$52,302 - $88,480  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 129

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General Electric Co (GE), The Boeing Company, Lockheed Martin Corp, General Electric (GE) Oil & Gas, and Northrop Grumman Corporation are top-notch employers for Manufacturing Engineers with Lean Manufacturing skills in this area. Employees at Schlumberger enjoy the biggest paychecks, and $85K is the median salary. Range in pay, on the other hand, is narrow, with lower figures hovering around $61K and higher ones not far away at only $107K. Soaring salaries can also be found at The Boeing Company, Northrop Grumman Corporation, and Ford Motor Company, where earnings of $80K, $80K, or $80K are standard for Manufacturing Engineers with Lean Manufacturing skills.

Lockheed Martin Corp offers the least pay with a median salary of $59K; furthermore, salaries there max out at only $76K. A few other companies with smaller-than-average paychecks include General Electric (GE) Oil & Gas ($61K), Parker Hannifin Corp ($62K), and Eaton Corporation ($66K).

Pay by Experience Level for Manufacturing Engineer

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


For many Manufacturing Engineers with Lean Manufacturing skills, extensive experience does not lead to significantly more money. Workers in their first five years can expect to earn $65K, but people who have been around for five to 10 years earn a noticeably bigger sum of $73K. Manufacturing Engineers with Lean Manufacturing skills with one to two decades of relevant experience report an average salary of approximately $77K. In the end, the overall pattern seems to be that more experience generally corresponds to higher pay; a Manufacturing Engineer with more than 20 years of experience can earn $82K on average.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $68,412

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Manufacturing Engineers with Lean Manufacturing skills will find that Fremont offers an impressive pay rate, one which exceeds the national average by 26 percent. Manufacturing Engineers with Lean Manufacturing skills can also look forward to large paychecks in cities like San Diego (+17 percent), Irvine (+13 percent), Detroit (+6 percent), and Houston (+5 percent). Those in the field find the lowest salaries in Indianapolis, 13 percent below the national average. Grand Rapids and Rochester are a couple other places where companies are known to pay below the median — salaries are 12 percent lower and 4 percent lower, respectively.

Key Stats for Manufacturing Engineer

Gender

Female
10 %
Male
90 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 275 votes.
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
47%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
14%
20 years or more
10%
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Experience Affects Manufacturing Engineer Salaries

Late-Career
▲21%

Experienced
▲12%

▲7%

National Average
$68,000

▼6%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 275 votes.

Gender

Female
10 %
Male
90 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
47%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
14%
20 years or more
10%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 90%
dental benefits
Dental: 83%
vision benefits
Vision: 72%
dental benefits
None: 8%
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