Average Manufacturing Engineer Salary in Irvine, California

$75,260
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$3,366
Bonus
$2,750
Profit Sharing
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The average salary for a Manufacturing Engineer in Irvine, California is $75,260.
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$59k
MEDIAN
$75k
90%
$93k
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Salary
$59k - $93k
Bonus
$103 - $8k
Profit Sharing
$0 - $3k
Total Pay
$57k - $97k

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Job Description for Manufacturing Engineer

Manufacturing Engineer Tasks
  • Design arrangement of machines within plant facilities to ensure most efficient and productive layout.
  • Train lower-level Manufacturing Engineers.
  • Adapt machine or equipment design to factory and production conditions.
  • Identify, organize, and lead teams to resolve production and product issues.
  • Identify and implement cost savings and safety initiatives.

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Popular Skills for Manufacturing Engineer

Skills in Manufacturing Process Engineering, Process Improvement and Project Management are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include SolidWorks and Lean Manufacturing.

Pay by Experience Level for Manufacturing Engineer

An entry-level Manufacturing Engineer with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $61,267 based on 11 salaries. An early career Manufacturing Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $73,836 based on 71 salaries. A mid-career Manufacturing Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $84,900 based on 17 salaries. An experienced Manufacturing Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $91,136 based on 9 salaries.
Employees with Manufacturing Engineer in their job title in San Jose, California earn an average of 16.8% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Los Angeles, California (0.6% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Cincinnati, Ohio (11.4% less), Minneapolis, Minnesota (6.6% less) and Chicago, Illinois (6.5% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 108 survey responses.
Entry Level
10.2%
Early Career
65.7%
Mid Career
15.7%
Experienced
8.3%