The average salary for a Design Engineer is Rs 392,078.
MEDIAN Rs 392,078
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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 rese…Read more
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.
Popular Employer Salaries for Design Engineer
The top respondents for the job title Design Engineer are from the companies Cyient, HCL Technologies Ltd. and Tata Technologies Limited. Reported salaries are highest at Intel Corporation where the average pay is Rs 2,172,414. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include Mahindra & Mahindra Ltd. and Larsen & Toubro Limited, earning around Rs 594,382 and Rs 573,913, respectively. Cyient pays the lowest at around Rs 330,961. HCL Technologies Ltd. and Tata Technologies Limited also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying Rs 387,097 and Rs 485,277, respectively.
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Popular Skills for Design Engineer
Computer Aided Design (CAD)
Skills in Engineering Design are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include CATIA, SolidWorks, Autodesk AutoCAD and Computer Aided Design (CAD).
Pay by Experience Level for Design Engineer
An entry-level Design Engineer with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of Rs 252,529 based on 779 salaries. An early career Design Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of Rs 351,968 based on 2,414 salaries. A mid-career Design Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of Rs 585,672 based on 982 salaries. An experienced Design Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of Rs 1,011,498 based on 228 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of Rs 958,647.
Pay Difference by Location
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Employees with Design Engineer in their job title in Gurgaon, Haryana earn an average of 49.8% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Bangalore, Karnataka (7.9% more) and Mumbai, Maharashtra (7.0% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu (22.1% less) and Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh (17.3% less).
Years of Experience
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