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Entry-Level Research Engineer Salary

The average salary for an Entry-Level Research Engineer is $72,009 per year. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Machine Learning and Material Science.

$53,346 - $102,744
(Median)
$53K
$72K
$100K
MEDIAN: $72,008
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$14.77 - $41.22
(Median)
$15
$25
$41
MEDIAN: $25.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$53,346 - $102,744  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $10,251  
Profit Sharing
$102.13 - $7,999  
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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$52,173 - $107,171  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 681
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$14.77 - $41.22  
   
Overtime
$21.04 - $62.76  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
)
$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $10,251  
   
Profit Sharing
$102.13 - $7,999  
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).
)
$52,173 - $107,171  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 35

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Skills That Affect Entry-Level Research Engineer Salaries

Machine Learning
up arrow 33%

Material Science
up arrow 17%

Simulation
up arrow 8%

Research Analysis
up arrow 3%

Software Development
up arrow 3%

Data Modeling
up arrow 2%

Matlab
up arrow 1%

National Average
$73,000

Engineering Design
up arrow 1%

Test Engineering
up arrow 3%

Product Development
up arrow 4%

Data Analysis
up arrow 7%

Computer Aided Design (CAD)
up arrow 9%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 119 votes.

Gender

Female
13 %
Male
87 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 93% dental benefits Dental: 83%
vision benefits Vision: 67% employee benefits None: 6%
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