The average salary for an Entry-Level Research Engineer is $74,297 per year. A skill in Machine Learning is associated with high pay for this job.

$53,985 - $107,250
(Median)
$54K
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MEDIAN: $74,297
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$14.58 - $40.93
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MEDIAN: $22.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$53,985 - $107,250  
   
Bonus
$965 - $10,310  
Profit Sharing
$3.21 - $5,123  
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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$52,467 - $109,373  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 563
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$14.58 - $40.93  
   
Overtime
$21.39 - $67.57  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$965 - $10,310  
   
Profit Sharing
$3.21 - $5,123  
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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$52,467 - $109,373  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 31
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Skills That Affect Research Engineer Salaries

Machine Learning
up arrow 28%

Data Modeling
up arrow 9%

Systems Engineering
up arrow 7%

C++ Programming Language
up arrow 7%


Material Science
up arrow 2%

National Average
$75,000

Research Analysis
up arrow 1%

Project Management
up arrow 1%

Data Analysis
up arrow 3%

Product Development
up arrow 3%

Matlab
up arrow 5%

Test Engineering
up arrow 5%


Software Development
up arrow 6%

Computer Aided Design (CAD)
up arrow 7%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 56 votes.

Gender

Female
15 %
Male
85 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 91%
dental benefits
Dental: 79%
medical benefits
Vision: 63%
dental benefits
None: 9%
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