Average Design Engineer Salary in Cleveland, Ohio

$64,399
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$2,422
Bonus
$2,850
Profit Sharing
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The average salary for a Design Engineer in Cleveland, Ohio is $64,399.
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Salary
$47k - $80k
Bonus
$2k - $8k
Profit Sharing
$0 - $3k
Total Pay
$41k - $78k

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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.

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Popular Skills for Design Engineer

Skills that pay less than market rate include Autodesk AutoCAD, Microsoft Office, Computer Aided Design (CAD), SolidWorks and Engineering Design.

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 $58,605 based on 15 salaries. An early career Design Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $63,727 based on 41 salaries. A mid-career Design Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $70,980 based on 13 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $55,000.
Employees with Design Engineer in their job title in San Jose, California earn an average of 55.1% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Seattle, Washington (18.4% more) and Houston, Texas (17.8% more).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 74 survey responses.
Entry Level
20.3%
Early Career
55.4%
Mid Career
17.6%
Late Career
6.8%