The average salary for a Reliability Engineer is $82,441 per year.
Reliability Engineer Total Pay (?
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$60,109 - $116,294
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MEDIAN: $82,440
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Reliability Engineer Total Pay (?
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$19.38 - $51.65
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MEDIAN: $29.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$60,109 - $116,294  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $10,825  
Profit Sharing
$829 - $11,291  
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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$60,401 - $121,096  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 21 Apr 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 542
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$19.38 - $51.65  
   
Overtime
$27.38 - $74.15  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $10,825  
   
Profit Sharing
$829 - $11,291  
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).
)
$60,401 - $121,096  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 21 Apr 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 542
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Job Description for Reliability Engineer
A reliability engineer is in charge of the overall support of mechanical systems. They work closely with operations and maintenance personnel to troubleshoot mechanical problems. Reliability engineers must be able to ensure that site policies, procedures, standards, and specifications are met. They write or approve project scopes, mark and approve drawings, and establish and maintain installation details and standards.
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Reliability Engineer Tasks
  • Evaluate and select materials, equipment, techniques, and installation protocols.
  • Analyze technical data and collaborate with workers to identify improvements and create standard products.
  • Initiate, prioritize, and implement plans to improve safety, cost, capacity, and quality of manufacturing.
  • Design and track maintenance, quality, and root cause metrics and analyses.
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Pay Difference By Location
San Jose
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Baton Rouge
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Dallas
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Mountain View
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Salt Lake City
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San Francisco
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National Average
$85,000
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Memphis
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Chicago
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Experience Affects Reliability Engineer Salaries

National Average
$85,000

Skills That Affect Reliability Engineer Salaries

Reliability Centred Maintenance (RCM)
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Data Analysis
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Project Management
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National Average
$85,000
Quality Improvement / QA
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Microsoft Excel
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Microsoft Office
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Quality Assurance / Quality Control
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Gender
Female
13%
female alumni
 
Male
87%
male alumni
Years of Experience
Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
28%
5-9 years
29%
10-19 years
23%
20 years or more
13%
Common Health Benefits
medical benefits Medical: 93% dental benefits Dental: 88%
vision benefits Vision: 76% employee benefits None: 5%
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