The average pay for a Design Engineer with SolidWorks skills is C$60,419 per year. Experience has a moderate effect on income for this job. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this field.

C$47,201 - C$83,618
C$47K
C$62K
C$84K
MEDIAN: C$62,499
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50%
90%
C$13.50 - C$27.49
C$14
C$22
C$27
MEDIAN: C$22.49
10%
50%
90%
C$0C$83K
Salary C$47,201 - C$83,618
Bonus C$0.00 - C$6,205
Profit Sharing C$1,300
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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C$43,152 - C$82,732
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 20 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 112
Hourly Data C$0C$68
Hourly Rate C$13.50 - C$27.49
Overtime C$0.00 - C$68.28
Annual Data C$0C$82K
Bonus C$0.00 - C$6,205
Profit Sharing C$1,300
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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C$43,152 - C$82,732
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 20 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 24

Job Description for Design Engineer

Design engineers are in charge of creating blueprints and schematics for systems, machines, and equipment. They usually work with a team that includes several members, including mechanical engineers. They follow plans and models to create equipment, products, or models; in some cases, engineers will be given direct orders and will be asked to construct prototypes to test in certain situations.These engineers can be employed by government organizations and industries. They may also work with research and development companies, construction firms, and product manufacturing plants.

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Design Engineer Tasks

  • Design components using computer-based tools or by hand and create specification documents for each product.
  • Create prototypes, tests, and make recommendations to improve production efficiency.
  • Conduct analysis of designs using internal tools and ensure each design follows the required specifications.

Design Engineer Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: C$60,393

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Key Stats for Design Engineer

Gender

Female
12 %
Male
88 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 19 votes.
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
55%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
7%

Experience Affects Design Engineer Salaries

▲25%

▲10%

National Average
C$60,000

▼8%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 19 votes.

Gender

Female
12 %
Male
88 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
55%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
7%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 81%
dental benefits
Dental: 79%
vision benefits
Vision: 65%
no benefits
None: 16%