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Product Development Engineer, Automotive Salary (United States)

The average pay for a Product Development Engineer, Automotive is $72,738 per year. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career. Experience has a moderate effect on income for this job.
Product Development Engineer, Automotive Salary (?
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$56,612 - $96,635
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $72,738
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Product Development Engineer, Automotive Salary (?
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$25.23 - $44.56
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MEDIAN: $33.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$33K$66K$99K
Salary
$56,612 - $96,635  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $8,093  
Profit Sharing
$309.13 - $9,635  
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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$57,394 - $97,523  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 277
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$21$42$63
Hourly Rate
$25.23 - $44.56  
   
Overtime
$26.88 - $60.34  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $8,093  
   
Profit Sharing
$309.13 - $9,635  
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).
)
$57,394 - $97,523  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 23
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Job Description for Product Development Engineer, Automotive

  • Collaborate with automotive stylists, market researchers, and other engineers to prepare product proposals.
  • Analyze existing automotive models for safety, performance, and feasibility.
  • Work with automotive assembly/manufacturing engineers to plan product that is easy to make, safe, and cost effective.
  • Produce assembly drawings, cost estimates, prototyping, and testing data per specifications.

Common Career Paths for Product Development Engineer, Automotive

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$74,000
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Experience Affects Product Development Engineer, Automotive Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 13%
National Average
$74,000

Skills That Affect Product Development Engineer, Automotive Salaries

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 2%
Project Management
up arrow 1%
Engineering Design
0%
National Average
$74,000
Microsoft Office
up arrow 1%
AutoCAD
up arrow 2%
Windows Operating System General Use
up arrow 2%
Microsoft Word
up arrow 5%
Matlab
up arrow 5%

Job Satisfaction

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Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5 based on 102 votes.

Gender

Female
9%
female alumni
 
Male
91%
male alumni

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
26%
5-9 years
28%
10-19 years
29%
20 years or more
14%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 89% dental benefits Dental: 83%
vision benefits Vision: 69% employee benefits None: 10%