Optical Engineer with Engineering Design Skills Salary

The average salary for an Optical Engineer with Engineering Design skills is $91,491 per year. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.

$60,902 - $137,429
$61K
$92K
$140K
MEDIAN: $91,969
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50%
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$25.00 - $50.50
$40
MEDIAN: $39.74
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$0$141K
Salary $60,902 - $137,429
Bonus $0.00 - $17,204
Profit Sharing $1,479 - $9,498
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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$61,068 - $141,088
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 134
Hourly Data $0$50
Hourly Rate $39.74
Overtime $40.05
Annual Data $0$141K
Bonus $0.00 - $17,204
Profit Sharing $1,479 - $9,498
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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$61,068 - $141,088
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 5

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Pay by Experience Level for Optical Engineer

Pay by Experience for an Optical Engineer has a positive trend. An entry-level Optical Engineer with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $78,000 based on 78 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. An Optical Engineer with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $96,000 based on 31 salaries. An experienced Optical Engineer which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $127,000 based on 27 salaries. An Optical Engineer with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $122,000 based on 8 salaries.

Key Stats for Optical Engineer

Gender

Female
6 %
Male
94 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 19 votes.
Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
50%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
8%
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Experience Affects Optical Engineer Salaries

Experienced
▲33%

Late-Career
▲28%

Mid-Career
▼0%

National Average
$96,000

Entry-Level
▼18%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 19 votes.

Gender

Female
6 %
Male
94 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
50%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
8%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 97%
dental benefits
Dental: 85%
vision benefits
Vision: 73%
no benefits
None: 3%
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