The average salary for a Mid-Career Research Engineer in Canada is C$81,611.
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Job Description for Research Engineer
A research engineer is responsible for conducting research on behalf of their organization; the breadth and type of research varies depending on their role. They must be able to analyze systems (for example, identifying the vulnerable parts of security architectures and developing ideas for how to reduce vulnerability), as well as provide guidance to engineers and other professionals in different specialties as needed. This employee needs to be able to write reports and give presentations to oth…Read more
Research Engineer Tasks
- Define material properties, develop concepts, verify prototypes, create and execute clinically simulated bench tests.
- Manage multiple project timelines, resources and responsibilities to achieve goals.
- Verify and validate designs and transfer new products into production.
- Transfer products designed for manufacturing throughout the development cycle and into full production.
- Lead a design team to create and develop new products and innovations.
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Popular Skills for Research Engineer
Skills in Research Analysis, Engineering Design and Product Development are correlated to pay that is above average.
Pay by Experience Level for Research Engineer
An entry-level Research Engineer with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of C$61,921 based on 10 salaries. An early career Research Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$69,895 based on 76 salaries. An experienced Research Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$81,927 based on 14 salaries.
Years of Experience
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