Entry-Level Research Engineer Salary

The average salary for an Entry-Level Research Engineer is $73,259 per year. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Machine Learning, C++ Programming Language, and Data Modeling.

$52,015 - $108,296
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$74K
$110K
MEDIAN: $73,915
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$14.55 - $41.56
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MEDIAN: $25.28
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$52,015 - $108,296  
   
Bonus
$494.93 - $10,381  
Profit Sharing
$0.27 - $7,946  
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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$51,155 - $110,170  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 577
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$14.55 - $41.56  
   
Overtime
$21.46 - $51.52  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$494.93 - $10,381  
   
Profit Sharing
$0.27 - $7,946  
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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$51,155 - $110,170  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 28

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Key Stats for Research Engineer

Gender

Female
16 %
Male
84 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 67 votes.
Less than 1 year
14%
1-4 years
71%
5-9 years
15%
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Skills That Affect Research Engineer Salaries

Machine Learning
▲18%

C++ Programming Language
▲12%

Data Modeling
▲11%

▲6%

Systems Engineering
▲5%

National Average
$75,000

Software Development
▼1%

Project Management
▼1%


Matlab
▼2%

Material Science
▼2%

Product Development
▼3%


Test Engineering
▼6%


Computer Aided Design (CAD)
▼7%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 67 votes.

Gender

Female
16 %
Male
84 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 88%
dental benefits
Dental: 75%
vision benefits
Vision: 60%
no benefits
None: 11%
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