Mid-Career Research Engineer Salary

The average salary for a Mid-Career Research Engineer is $81,767 per year. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Systems Engineering, C++ Programming Language, and Product Development.

$59,572 - $118,059
$60K
$83K
$120K
MEDIAN: $82,708
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$25.43 - $53.87
$36
MEDIAN: $36.12
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$59,572 - $118,059  
   
Bonus
$4.93 - $10,137  
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $34,000  
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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$59,565 - $122,392  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 247
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$36.12  
   
Hourly Tips
$0.00  
Overtime
$37.91  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$4.93 - $10,137  
   
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $34,000  
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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$59,565 - $122,392  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 8

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Key Stats for Research Engineer

Gender

Female
25 %
Male
75 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 46 votes.
5-9 years
87%
10-19 years
13%
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Skills That Affect Research Engineer Salaries

Systems Engineering
▲17%

C++ Programming Language
▲13%

Product Development
▲9%

Machine Learning
▲5%

Software Development
▲4%

Simulation
▲3%

Data Modeling
▼0%

National Average
$84,000

Test Engineering
▼1%

Computer Aided Design (CAD)
▼1%

Research Analysis
▼4%

Data Analysis
▼4%

Engineering Design
▼5%

Material Science
▼5%

Matlab
▼6%

Project Management
▼6%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 46 votes.

Gender

Female
25 %
Male
75 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 93%
dental benefits
Dental: 89%
vision benefits
Vision: 77%
no benefits
None: 7%
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