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Entry-Level Research Engineer Salary

The average salary for an Entry-Level Research Engineer is $71,567 per year. A skill in Material Science is associated with high pay for this job.

$52,509 - $102,363
(Median)
$53K
$72K
$100K
MEDIAN: $71,566
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$14.39 - $41.22
(Median)
$14
$25
$41
MEDIAN: $25.00
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90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$52,509 - $102,363  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $10,181  
Profit Sharing
$200.00 - $7,625  
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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$51,198 - $106,903  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 1 Apr 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 665
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$14.39 - $41.22  
   
Overtime
$20.85 - $46.37  
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 - $10,181  
   
Profit Sharing
$200.00 - $7,625  
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).
)
$51,198 - $106,903  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 1 Apr 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 35

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Skills That Affect Entry-Level Research Engineer Salaries

Material Science
up arrow 18%

Simulation
up arrow 9%

Research Analysis
up arrow 4%

Software Development
up arrow 4%

Matlab
up arrow 3%

Data Modeling
up arrow 3%

Engineering Design
up arrow 1%

National Average
$72,000

Test Engineering
up arrow 1%

Product Development
up arrow 3%

Data Analysis
up arrow 7%

Computer Aided Design (CAD)
up arrow 7%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 122 votes.

Gender

Female
13 %
Male
87 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 93% dental benefits Dental: 83%
vision benefits Vision: 68% employee benefits None: 6%