$64,540
Avg. Salary
$25.55
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

$2,002

Bonus

$2,035

Profit Sharing

$12,500

Commission

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for a Design Engineer with Microsoft Excel skills is $25.55 per hour.

The average pay for a Design Engineer with Microsoft Excel skills is $64,540 per year.

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$16.56
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$36.19
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$86k
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MEDIAN $64,540
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$0$88K
Salary $49,734 - $86,139
Bonus $196 - $7,517
Profit Sharing $309 - $7,757
Commission $12,500
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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$47,451 - $88,749
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 14 May 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 1,358
Hourly Data $0$49
Hourly Rate $16.56 - $36.19
Overtime $22.83 - $49.18
Annual Data $0$88K
Bonus $196 - $7,517
Commission $12,500
Profit Sharing $309 - $7,757
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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$47,451 - $88,749
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 14 May 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 290

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 research and development companies, construction firms, and product manufacturing plants.

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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.

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Pay by Experience Level for Design Engineer

Pay by Experience for a Design Engineer has a positive trend. An entry-level Design Engineer with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $60,000 based on 675 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Design Engineer with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $72,000 based on 248 salaries. An experienced Design Engineer which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $77,000 based on 138 salaries. A Design Engineer with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $88,000 based on 54 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

14%

10%

-6%

National Average: $64,732

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Key Stats for Design Engineer

Gender

Female
13 %
Male
87 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 364 votes.
Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
52%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
11%
20 years or more
6%

Experience Affects Design Engineer Salaries

Late-Career
▲35%

Experienced
▲19%

Mid-Career
▲11%

National Average
$65,000

▼7%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 364 votes.

Gender

Female
13 %
Male
87 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
52%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
11%
20 years or more
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 87%
dental benefits
Dental: 76%
vision benefits
Vision: 64%
no benefits
None: 12%