Mid-Career Research and Development Engineer Salary

A Mid-Career Research and Development Engineer earns an average salary of $80,771 per year.

$61,997 - $106,758
$62K
$81K
$110K
MEDIAN: $80,771
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$18.12 - $40.85
$18
$27
$41
MEDIAN: $26.71
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90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$61,997 - $106,758  
   
Bonus
$596 - $9,971  
Profit Sharing
$979 - $8,170  
Total Pay (?
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$61,159 - $113,344  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 161
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National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$18.12 - $40.85  
   
Overtime
$42.26  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$596 - $9,971  
   
Profit Sharing
$979 - $8,170  
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).
)
$61,159 - $113,344  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 10
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Key Stats for Research and Development Engineer

Gender

Female
23 %
Male
77 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 21 votes.
5-9 years
88%
10-19 years
12%
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Skills That Affect Research and Development Engineer Salaries

Matlab
▲5%

Research Analysis
▲1%

National Average
$82,000

Product Development
▼2%

Engineering Design
▼2%

AutoCAD
▼3%

Project Management
▼4%

Computer Aided Design (CAD)
▼4%

Material Science
▼5%

Technical Analysis
▼6%

Test Engineering
▼7%

Finite Element Analysis (FEA)
▼7%

Microsoft Office
▼10%

SolidWorks
▼11%

Technical Writing
▼11%

Data Analysis
▼13%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 21 votes.

Gender

Female
23 %
Male
77 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 90%
dental benefits
Dental: 86%
vision benefits
Vision: 75%
dental benefits
None: 7%
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