An Experienced Research Engineer earns an average salary of $96,166 per year. The highest paying skills associated with this job are Systems Engineering and Simulation.

$69,122 - $134,951
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MEDIAN: $96,166
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$69,122 - $134,951  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $15,000  
Profit Sharing
$5,000  
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$69,211 - $136,441  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 88

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Key Stats for Research Engineer

Gender

Female
12 %
Male
88 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 13 votes.
089
10-19 years
90%
20 years or more
10%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Skills That Affect Research Engineer Salaries

Systems Engineering
up arrow 13%

Simulation
up arrow 12%

Project Management
up arrow 5%

Machine Learning
up arrow 5%

Software Development
up arrow 4%

Research Analysis
0%

Data Analysis
0%

Test Engineering
0%

National Average
$98,000

Engineering Design
up arrow 3%

Matlab
up arrow 3%

Data Modeling
up arrow 4%

Computer Aided Design (CAD)
up arrow 11%

Product Development
up arrow 12%

Material Science
up arrow 14%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 13 votes.

Gender

Female
12 %
Male
88 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 90%
dental benefits
Dental: 76%
vision benefits
Vision: 70%
dental benefits
None: 9%
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