Average Design Engineer Salary at General Electric Co (GE)

$80,556
Avg. Salary
$250
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The average salary for a Design Engineer at General Electric Co (GE) is $80,556.
10%
$64k
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$81k
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$102k
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MEDIAN $80,556
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$64k - $102k
Bonus
$0 - $2k
Total Pay
$61k - $101k

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Job Description for Design Engineer

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 The Boeing Company, Intel Corporation and Caterpillar, Inc.. Reported salaries are highest at Intel Corporation where the average pay is $103,431. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include The Boeing Company and General Motors Corporation, earning around $90,544 and $81,726, respectively. EN Engineering, Inc. pays the lowest at around $60,452. Caterpillar, Inc. and Ford Motor Company also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying $78,959 and $80,000, respectively.

Career Paths

Explore the most common career paths for Design Engineer. Thickness and color of lines indicates how common a path is.
Design Engineer
Project Engineer
More common (> 20%)
Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
Less common (< 8%)

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Popular Skills for Design Engineer

Skills in Engineering Design, Microsoft Office, ANSYS Simulation Software and Project Management are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Microsoft Excel.

Pay by Experience Level for Design Engineer

An early career Design Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $78,447 based on 13 salaries. A mid-career Design Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $81,813 based on 17 salaries.

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Years of Experience

This data is based on 30 survey responses.
Early Career
43.3%
Mid Career
56.7%