The average pay for a Research and Development Engineer is €52,560 per year. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 10 years in this career.

€39,963 - €72,134
€40K
€53K
€72K
MEDIAN: €52,560
10%
50%
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€0€74K
Salary €39,963 - €72,134
Bonus €1,000 - €9,000
Profit Sharing €2,250
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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€40,780 - €74,784
  • Country: Germany
  • Currency: EUR
  • Updated: 20 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 84

Job Description for Research and Development Engineer

Research and development engineers create new business opportunities by researching and inventing new engineering and manufacturing methods, as well as applying new knowledge and technology to improve existing methods. In this way, they help enable greater efficiency in manufacturing and in bringing new ideas to fruition in the marketplace. Research and development (R&D) research teams may work on their own or with scientists and/or product design teams to take a product concept, create prototypes, and test completed models to ensure that the new product is functional, safe, and appealing to the target market.

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Research and Development 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.

Research and Development Engineer Pay By Employer

$0$116K

Medtronic, Inc.
22 profiles
$77,676

$106,929

$84,685

Research and Development Engineer Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: €53,517

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

Key Stats for Research and Development Engineer

Gender

Female
15 %
Male
85 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 5 votes.
Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
54%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
11%
20 years or more
2%

Experience Affects Research and Development Engineer Salaries

▲3%

National Average
€54,000

▼3%

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
15 %
Male
85 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
54%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
11%
20 years or more
2%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 44%
dental benefits
Dental: 13%
vision benefits
Vision: 13%
no benefits
None: 55%