The average pay for an Entry-Level Senior Research & Development (R&D) Engineer is $95,157 per year.

$73,897 - $117,423
MEDIAN: $95,156

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$73,897 - $117,423  
$3,020 - $12,916  
Profit Sharing
$2,952 - $23,489  
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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).
$73,377 - $124,154  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 124

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Skills That Affect Senior Research & Development (R&D) Engineer Salaries

Product Development
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Engineering Design
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Data Analysis
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Project Management
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Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 9 votes.


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88 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 98%
dental benefits
Dental: 90%
medical benefits
Vision: 75%
dental benefits
None: 2%