The average salary for a Research Engineer with Software Development skills is $77,898 per year. People in this job generally don't have more than 10 years' experience.

$60,064 - $116,523
$60K
$78K
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MEDIAN: $77,898
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Salary
$60,064 - $116,523  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $10,213  
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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$59,235 - $118,217  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 85

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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
9 %
Male
91 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 17 votes.
054
Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
54%
5-9 years
29%
10-19 years
9%
20 years or more
1%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Research Engineer Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 30%

Experienced
up arrow 29%

Mid-Career
up arrow 7%

National Average
$79,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 10%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 17 votes.

Gender

Female
9 %
Male
91 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
54%
5-9 years
29%
10-19 years
9%
20 years or more
1%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 89%
dental benefits
Dental: 85%
vision benefits
Vision: 73%
dental benefits
None: 10%
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