$59,412
Avg. Salary
$31.10
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

$1,537

Bonus

$1,800

Profit Sharing

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for a Design Engineer in Columbus, Ohio is $31.10 per hour.

The average pay for a Design Engineer in Columbus, Ohio is $59,412 per year.

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$18.38
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$31.10
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$41.87
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$48k
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$76k
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MEDIAN $59,412
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MEDIAN: $59,412
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$0$80K
Salary $48,186 - $75,506
Bonus $795 - $3,064
Profit Sharing $1,800
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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$48,808 - $80,463
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 21 May 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 88
Hourly Data $0$59
Hourly Rate $18.38 - $41.87
Overtime $24.45 - $59.44
Annual Data $0$80K
Bonus $795 - $3,064
Profit Sharing $1,800
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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$48,808 - $80,463
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 21 May 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 22

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.

About Columbus, Ohio

Franklin County, Ohio
849,067
Male:
413,981 (48.8%)
Female:
435,086 (51.2%)
Columbus (/kəˈlʌmbəs/; kə-LUM-bəs) is the capital and largest city of the U.S. state of Ohio. It is the 15th largest city in the United States, with a population of 850,106 (2015 estimate). It is the core city of the Columbus, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area (MSA), which encompasses a ten county area. It is Ohio's third largest metropolitan area, behind Cleveland and Cincinnati. Under the Combined Statistical Area (CSA) model, the Columbus, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area was the 25th largest in the United States. According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the Columbus-Marion-Zanesville, OH Combined Statistical Area (which also includes Marion, Chillicothe, and Mount Vernon) has a population of 2,424,831, making it the second largest metropolitan area in Ohio behind Cleveland. It is also the fourth most populous state capital in the United States, and the third largest city in the Midwestern United States. Columbus is the county seat of Franklin County. The city...
Columbus:
$47,401
Ohio:
$51,075
$871
Columbus:
$137,100
Ohio:
$136,400
4.6%

Design Engineer Job Listings

Key Stats for Design Engineer

Gender

Female
9 %
Male
91 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 18 votes.
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
55%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
14%
20 years or more
4%

Experience Affects Design Engineer Salaries

Experienced
▲13%

Mid-Career
▲12%

National Average
$61,000

▼3%

Skills That Affect Design Engineer Salaries

Finite Element Analysis (FEA)
▲19%

Product Development
▲18%

SolidWorks
▲14%

Engineering Design
▲12%

CATIA
▲10%


Computer Aided Design (CAD)
▲8%

Computer Aided Drafting & Design (CADD)
▲3%

National Average
$61,000

Microsoft Excel
▼3%

ANSYS Simulation Software
▼4%

ANSYS
▼7%

Windows Operating System General Use
▼8%

autodesk autocad
▼19%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 18 votes.

Gender

Female
9 %
Male
91 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
55%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
14%
20 years or more
4%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 92%
dental benefits
Dental: 81%
vision benefits
Vision: 77%
no benefits
None: 8%