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Entry-Level Optical Engineer Salary (United States)

The average salary for an Entry-Level Optical Engineer is $73,754 per year.
Entry-Level Optical Engineer Salary (?
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$48,825 - $100,199
(Median)
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National Salary Data

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Salary
$48,825 - $100,199  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $10,287  
Profit Sharing
$1,526 - $4,000  
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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$47,483 - $103,446  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 147
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Skills That Affect Entry-Level Optical Engineer Salaries

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Matlab
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Engineering Design
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Job Satisfaction

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Rated 5 out of 5 based on 35 votes.

Gender

Female
20%
female alumni
 
Male
80%
male alumni

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 94% dental benefits Dental: 82%
vision benefits Vision: 68% employee benefits None: 6%