A Mid-Career Research and Development Engineer earns an average salary of $80,481 per year.

$62,178 - $105,279
$62K
$80K
$110K
MEDIAN: $80,481
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90%

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$25.71 - $40.00
$28
MEDIAN: $28.00
50%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$62,178 - $105,279  
   
Bonus
$578 - $9,848  
Profit Sharing
$993 - $8,054  
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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$62,329 - $111,987  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 166
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$28.00  
   
Overtime
$44.61  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$578 - $9,848  
   
Profit Sharing
$993 - $8,054  
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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$62,329 - $111,987  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 7

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Key Stats for Research and Development Engineer

Gender

Female
22 %
Male
78 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 22 votes.
085
5-9 years
86%
10-19 years
14%
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Skills That Affect Research and Development Engineer Salaries

Matlab
up arrow 5%

Research Analysis
up arrow 1%

National Average
$82,000

Engineering Design
up arrow 3%

AutoCAD
up arrow 3%

Product Development
up arrow 4%

Project Management
up arrow 5%

Computer Aided Design (CAD)
up arrow 5%

Material Science
up arrow 7%

Technical Analysis
up arrow 7%

Finite Element Analysis (FEA)
up arrow 7%

Test Engineering
up arrow 9%

SolidWorks
up arrow 12%

Technical Writing
up arrow 13%

Data Analysis
up arrow 14%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 14%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 22 votes.

Gender

Female
22 %
Male
78 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 91%
dental benefits
Dental: 86%
vision benefits
Vision: 77%
dental benefits
None: 6%
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