Research Engineer with Software Development Skills Salary

The average pay for a Research Engineer with Software Development skills is $80,704 per year. Pay for this job rises steadily for more experienced workers, but goes down noticeably for the few employees with more than 20 years' experience. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 10 years' experience in this field.

$60,452 - $117,436
$60K
$81K
$120K
MEDIAN: $80,704
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Salary
$60,452 - $117,436  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $10,067  
Profit Sharing
$575  
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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$59,867 - $119,141  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 81
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Pay by Experience Level for Research Engineer

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

Key Stats for Research Engineer

Gender

Female
11 %
Male
89 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 18 votes.
Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
54%
5-9 years
30%
10-19 years
8%
20 years or more
1%
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Experience Affects Research Engineer Salaries

Experienced
▲33%

Late-Career
▲25%

Mid-Career
▲7%

National Average
$82,000

Entry-Level
▼10%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 18 votes.

Gender

Female
11 %
Male
89 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
54%
5-9 years
30%
10-19 years
8%
20 years or more
1%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 87%
dental benefits
Dental: 83%
vision benefits
Vision: 73%
dental benefits
None: 12%
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