$66,727
Avg. Salary
$27.69
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

$2,900

Bonus

$2,576

Profit Sharing

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for a Design Engineer with Pro/Engineer skills is $27.69 per hour.

The average pay for a Design Engineer with Pro/Engineer skills is $66,727 per year.

10%
$18.69
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$27.69
50%
$40.19
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MEDIAN $27.69
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$53k
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50%
$88k
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MEDIAN $66,727
$53,265 - $87,591
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MEDIAN: $66,727
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$0$92K
Salary $53,265 - $87,591
Bonus $304 - $9,139
Profit Sharing $575 - $12,179
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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$52,579 - $92,469
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 21 May 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 593
Hourly Data $0$49
Hourly Rate $18.69 - $40.19
Overtime $22.36 - $49.60
Annual Data $0$92K
Bonus $304 - $9,139
Profit Sharing $575 - $12,179
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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$52,579 - $92,469
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 21 May 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 95

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 $64,000 based on 279 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 119 salaries. An experienced Design Engineer which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $74,000 based on 74 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 $81,000 based on 35 salaries.

Key Stats for Design Engineer

Gender

Female
9 %
Male
91 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 120 votes.
Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
46%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
15%
20 years or more
8%

Experience Affects Design Engineer Salaries

Late-Career
▲20%

Experienced
▲9%

Mid-Career
▲6%

National Average
$68,000

▼6%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 120 votes.

Gender

Female
9 %
Male
91 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
46%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
15%
20 years or more
8%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 89%
dental benefits
Dental: 79%
vision benefits
Vision: 67%
no benefits
None: 9%