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.

$59,176 - $114,629
$59K
$82K
$110K
MEDIAN: $81,767
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$24.57 - $39.68
$36
MEDIAN: $35.97
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$59,176 - $114,629  
   
Bonus
$-0.49 - $10,074  
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $10,067  
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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$59,123 - $120,095  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 238
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National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$35.97  
   
Overtime
$37.91  
National Annualized Data (?
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)
$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$-0.49 - $10,074  
   
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $10,067  
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).
)
$59,123 - $120,095  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 6
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Key Stats for Research Engineer

Gender

Female
22 %
Male
78 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 39 votes.
5-9 years
89%
10-19 years
11%
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Skills That Affect Research Engineer Salaries

Systems Engineering
▲19%

C++ Programming Language
▲15%

Product Development
▲11%

Machine Learning
▲7%

Software Development
▲6%

Simulation
▲4%

Test Engineering
▲1%

Computer Aided Design (CAD)
▲1%

Data Modeling
▲1%

National Average
$83,000

Research Analysis
▼2%

Data Analysis
▼2%

Engineering Design
▼3%

Material Science
▼3%

Matlab
▼4%

Project Management
▼4%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 39 votes.

Gender

Female
22 %
Male
78 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 94%
dental benefits
Dental: 89%
vision benefits
Vision: 78%
dental benefits
None: 6%
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