$84,447
Avg. Salary
$33.51
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

$4,178

Bonus

$3,888

Profit Sharing

$30,000

Commission

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for a Design Engineer is $33.51 per hour.

The average pay for a Design Engineer is $84,447 per year.

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$23.31
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MEDIAN $84,447
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$0$133K
Salary $58,659 - $127,031
Bonus $306 - $19,985
Profit Sharing $0.00 - $17,754
Commission $30,000
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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$57,226 - $133,505
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 14 May 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 596
Hourly Data $0$71
Hourly Rate $23.31 - $61.36
Overtime $33.09 - $71.79
Annual Data $0$133K
Bonus $306 - $19,985
Commission $30,000
Profit Sharing $0.00 - $17,754
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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$57,226 - $133,505
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 14 May 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 134

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.

Design Engineer Job Listings

Key Stats for Design Engineer

Gender

Female
8 %
Male
92 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 157 votes.
20 years or more
100%

Skills That Affect Design Engineer Salaries

CATIA
▲20%

Microsoft Office
▲7%

Microsoft Word
▲6%

Microsoft Excel
▲4%

Windows Operating System General Use
▲4%

Engineering Design
▲3%

Project Management
▲3%

NX Unigraphics
▲2%

National Average
$84,000

Computer Aided Design (CAD)
▼1%

Product Development
▼1%

Computer Aided Drafting & Design (CADD)
▼2%

Pro/Engineer
▼4%

autodesk autocad
▼8%

SolidWorks
▼10%

AutoCAD
▼15%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 157 votes.

Gender

Female
8 %
Male
92 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 85%
dental benefits
Dental: 70%
vision benefits
Vision: 57%
no benefits
None: 14%