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Average Design Engineer Salary at The Boeing Company

$95,884
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$3,692
Bonus
$4,913
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The average salary for a Design Engineer at The Boeing Company is $95,884.
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$65k
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$96k
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$130k
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What Do Design Engineers Do?

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.
The top respondents for the job title Design Engineer are from the companies Intel Corporation, Caterpillar, Inc. and EN Engineering, Inc.. Reported salaries are highest at Intel Corporation where the average pay is $117,197. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include Ford Motor Company and General Motors Corporation, earning around $82,170 and $82,109, respectively. RFA Minnesota Engineering pays the lowest at around $56,799. EN Engineering, Inc. and Caterpillar, Inc. also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying $60,689 and $77,424, respectively.

Career Paths

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What Are Popular Skills for Design Engineers?

Skills in CATIA are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Microsoft Office, Product Development, Computer Aided Design (CAD) and Engineering Design.

What is the Pay by Experience Level for Design Engineers?

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 $74,848 based on 8 salaries. An early career Design Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $78,986 based on 19 salaries. A mid-career Design Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $99,169 based on 28 salaries. An experienced Design Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $113,150 based on 10 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $129,776.
Employees with Design Engineer in their job title in Long Beach, California earn an average of 14.7% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Everett, Washington (11.9% more) and Charleston, South Carolina (5.2% more). The lowest salaries can be found in St. Louis, Missouri (28.1% less) and Los Angeles, California (0.4% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 82 survey responses.
Entry Level
9.8%
Early Career
23.2%
Mid Career
34.1%
Experienced
12.2%
Late Career
20.7%