Average Entry-Level Design Engineer with Pro/Engineer Skills Salary

$59,890
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$2,016
Bonus
$2,543
Profit Sharing
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The average salary for an Entry-Level Design Engineer with Pro/Engineer skills is $59,890.
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MEDIAN $59,890
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Salary
$50k - $68k
Bonus
$242 - $5k
Profit Sharing
$0 - $3k
Total Pay
$46k - $69k

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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 Microsoft Office, Autodesk AutoCAD, SolidWorks, Computer Aided Design (CAD) and Engineering Design.

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 $64,301 based on 324 salaries. A mid-career Design Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $72,826 based on 176 salaries. An experienced Design Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $75,289 based on 108 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $79,131.

Years of Experience

This data is based on 658 survey responses.
Early Career
49.2%
Mid Career
26.7%
Experienced
16.4%
Late Career
7.6%