$75,616
Avg. Salary
$29.17
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

$3,500

Bonus

$1,000

Profit Sharing

$19,000

Commission

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for an Applications Engineer, Manufacturing is $29.17 per hour.

The average pay for an Applications Engineer, Manufacturing is $75,616 per year.

$24.42
10%
$29.17
50%
$35.29
90%
MEDIAN $29.17
$54k
10%
$76k
50%
$92k
90%
MEDIAN $75,616
$54,330 - $92,127
$54K
$76K
$92K
MEDIAN: $75,616
10%
50%
90%

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$24.42 - $35.29
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MEDIAN: $29.17
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$0$98K
Salary $54,330 - $92,127
Bonus $988 - $8,703
Profit Sharing $0.00 - $4,146
Commission $19,000
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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$54,438 - $98,162
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 14 Jan 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 160
Hourly Data $0$49
Hourly Rate $29.17
Overtime $40.17
Annual Data $0$98K
Bonus $988 - $8,703
Commission $19,000
Profit Sharing $0.00 - $4,146
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).
)
$54,438 - $98,162
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 14 Jan 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 8

Job Description for Applications Engineer, Manufacturing

Application engineers in the manufacturing field, also known as manufacturing applications engineers, take care of engineering duties in planning and designing tools, engines, machines, and other mechanically-functioning equipment. They are a part of the more well-known job category of mechanical engineers.

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Applications Engineer, Manufacturing Tasks
  • Design arrangement of machines within plant facilities to ensure most efficient and productive layout.
  • Train lower-level Manufacturing Engineers.
  • Adapt machine or equipment design to factory and production conditions.
  • Identify, organize, and lead teams to resolve production and product issues.
  • Identify and implement cost savings and safety initiatives.

Applications Engineer, Manufacturing Job Listings

Popular Skills for Applications Engineer, Manufacturing


Manufacturing Applications Engineers report using a pretty varied skill set on the job. Most notably, skills in Project Management, Manufacturing Process Engineering, Microsoft Office, and autodesk autocad are correlated to pay that is above average, with boosts between 4 percent and 12 percent. Skills that are correlated to lower pay, on the other hand, include AutoCAD. Those familiar with Microsoft Office also tend to know AutoCAD.

Pay by Experience Level for Applications Engineer, Manufacturing

Pay by Experience for an Applications Engineer, Manufacturing has a positive trend. An entry-level Applications Engineer, Manufacturing with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $68,000 based on 34 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. An Applications Engineer, Manufacturing with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $79,000 based on 30 salaries. An experienced Applications Engineer, Manufacturing which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $85,000 based on 32 salaries. An Applications Engineer, Manufacturing with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $89,000 based on 11 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

3%

National Average: $76,697

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

Manufacturing Applications Engineers working in San Diego make a little more than the national average; however, geographic location doesn't seem to influence pay too heavily overall. Manufacturing Applications Engineers will also find cushy salaries in Houston (+3 percent). The lowest-paying market is Minneapolis, which sits 18 percent below the national average.

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Key Stats for Applications Engineer, Manufacturing

Gender

Female
13 %
Male
86 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 25 votes.
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
23%
5-9 years
32%
10-19 years
26%
20 years or more
15%

Experience Affects Applications Engineer, Manufacturing Salaries

▲16%

▲11%

▲4%

National Average
$77,000

▼12%

Skills That Affect Applications Engineer, Manufacturing Salaries





National Average
$77,000

Lean Manufacturing
▼1%

SolidWorks
▼2%

▼9%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 25 votes.

Gender

Female
13 %
Male
86 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
23%
5-9 years
32%
10-19 years
26%
20 years or more
15%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 97%
dental benefits
Dental: 89%
vision benefits
Vision: 75%
no benefits
None: 3%