Average Design Engineer with Windows Operating System General Use Skills Salary

$65,920
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$1,969
Bonus
$3,000
Commission
$2,004
Profit Sharing
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The average salary for a Design Engineer with Windows Operating System General Use skills is $65,920.
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MEDIAN $65,920
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Salary
$49k - $97k
Bonus
$504 - $9k
Profit Sharing
$201 - $9k
Commission
$0 - $3k
Total Pay
$44k - $96k

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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.

Popular Employer Salaries for Design Engineer

Career Paths

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

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Popular Skills for Design Engineer

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

Pay by Experience Level for Design Engineer

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 $58,340 based on 88 salaries. An early career Design Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $62,521 based on 238 salaries. A mid-career Design Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $71,124 based on 108 salaries. An experienced Design Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $74,674 based on 86 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $87,824.
Employees with Design Engineer in their job title in Seattle, Washington earn an average of 35.5% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Minneapolis, Minnesota (21.4% more) and New York, New York (13.8% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Cincinnati, Ohio (0.6% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 566 survey responses.
Entry Level
15.5%
Early Career
42.0%
Mid Career
19.1%
Experienced
15.2%
Late Career
8.1%