The average salary for a Biomedical Engineer with Medical Devices skills is $65,919.
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Job Description for Biomedical Engineer
Biomedical engineering represents new areas of medical research and product development; biomedical engineers' work helps pave the way for new ways to help treat injuries and diseases. As medicine is a field with vast numbers of specific disciplines, there are many different sub-fields in which biomedical engineers work. Some work to improve and develop new machinery, such as robotic surgery equipment; others endeavor to create better, more reliable replacement limbs (or parts which help existin…Read more
Popular Employer Salaries for Biomedical Engineer
The top respondents for the job title Biomedical Engineer are from the companies Medtronic, Inc., The Food and Drug Administration and Boston Scientific Corporation. Reported salaries are highest at The Food and Drug Administration where the average pay is $100,962. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include Abbott Laboratories and Exponent, Inc., earning around $80,000 and $80,000, respectively. 3D Systems, Incorporated pays the lowest at around $55,032. Baxter Healthcare Corporation and Medtronic, Inc. also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying $65,899 and $72,107, respectively.
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Popular Skills for Biomedical Engineer
Skills in Project Management and Clinical Research are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include SolidWorks, Matlab and Engineering Design.
Pay by Experience Level for Biomedical Engineer
An entry-level Biomedical Engineer with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $61,436 based on 136 salaries. An early career Biomedical Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $65,204 based on 380 salaries. A mid-career Biomedical Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $79,888 based on 105 salaries. An experienced Biomedical Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $91,703 based on 70 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $108,090.
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Employees with Biomedical Engineer in their job title in San Jose, California earn an average of 26.0% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Houston, Texas (10.7% more) and San Diego, California (8.5% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Minneapolis, Minnesota (0.9% less) and Los Angeles, California (0.4% less).
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