The average salary for a Staff Engineer with Computer Aided Design (CAD) skills is $82,593 per year. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this field.

$48,569 - $126,097
$49K
$83K
$130K
MEDIAN: $82,593
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$22.06 - $33.75
$22
$27
$34
MEDIAN: $27.30
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$48,569 - $126,097  
   
Bonus
$-0.49 - $10,249  
Profit Sharing
$1,965  
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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$48,447 - $130,573  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 111
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$22.06 - $33.75  
   
Overtime
$23.49 - $48.93  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$-0.49 - $10,249  
   
Profit Sharing
$1,965  
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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$48,447 - $130,573  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 26

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Pay by Experience Level for Staff Engineer

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

Key Stats for Staff Engineer

Gender

Female
12 %
Male
88 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 22 votes.
041
Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
42%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
9%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Staff Engineer Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 63%

Experienced
up arrow 59%

Mid-Career
up arrow 43%

National Average
$73,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 18%

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
12 %
Male
88 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
42%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
9%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 96%
dental benefits
Dental: 83%
vision benefits
Vision: 72%
dental benefits
None: 4%
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