Entry-Level Research Engineer Salary

The average salary for an Entry-Level Research Engineer is $73,661 per year. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Machine Learning and C++ Programming Language.

$53,039 - $107,514
$53K
$74K
$110K
MEDIAN: $73,661
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$14.55 - $40.52
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MEDIAN: $22.94
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$53,039 - $107,514  
   
Bonus
$503 - $10,288  
Profit Sharing
$3.00 - $8,000  
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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$51,818 - $109,310  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 566
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$14.55 - $40.52  
   
Overtime
$21.29 - $68.02  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$503 - $10,288  
   
Profit Sharing
$3.00 - $8,000  
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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$51,818 - $109,310  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 30

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Key Stats for Research Engineer

Gender

Female
15 %
Male
85 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 59 votes.
Less than 1 year
15%
1-4 years
69%
5-9 years
16%
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Skills That Affect Research Engineer Salaries

Machine Learning
▲24%

C++ Programming Language
▲12%

Data Modeling
▲9%

▲6%

Systems Engineering
▲5%

Material Science
▼0%

Project Management
▼0%

National Average
$74,000


Matlab
▼3%

Product Development
▼3%


Software Development
▼4%

Test Engineering
▼6%


Computer Aided Design (CAD)
▼8%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 59 votes.

Gender

Female
15 %
Male
85 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 91%
dental benefits
Dental: 77%
vision benefits
Vision: 61%
dental benefits
None: 9%
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