The average salary for an Engineer Refrigeration is $76,692.
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Job Description for Engineer Refrigeration
Refrigeration engineers install, repair, maintain, and/or design refrigeration equipment that is used in a commercial or industrial location. These locations usually require food or other perishable items to be stored at a constant low temperature. Refrigeration engineers may also design or maintain refrigeration units in residential settings, healthcare facilities, and mobile units, such as in insulated trucks and trailers. This position is usually held by someone who has an interest in hands-o…Read more
Engineer Refrigeration Tasks
- Design thermal assemblies, sub assemblies, and components for electro-mechanical and thermodynamic systems, refrigeration systems, and mechanical systems.
- Record and maintain documentation and inventory.
- Maintain product development schedules.
- Manage external vendors ad contractors supplying design, sizing, piping, and equipment selection.
- Coordinate, operate, inspect, repair and maintain all refrigeration systems and parts.
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Pay by Experience Level for Engineer Refrigeration
An early career Engineer Refrigeration with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $66,565 based on 15 salaries. A mid-career Engineer Refrigeration with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $80,000 based on 8 salaries. An experienced Engineer Refrigeration with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $80,974 based on 14 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $100,000.
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Employees with Engineer Refrigeration in their job title in Prosser, Washington earn an average of 3.0% more than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in Allentown, Pennsylvania (9.4% less), Jacksonville, Florida (5.5% less) and Minneapolis, Minnesota (2.2% less).
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