Average Manufacturing Engineer with SolidWorks Skills Salary

$64,910
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$2,021
Bonus
$2,030
Profit Sharing
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The average salary for a Manufacturing Engineer with SolidWorks skills is $64,910.
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$51k
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MEDIAN $64,910
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Salary
$51k - $83k
Bonus
$98 - $7k
Profit Sharing
$489 - $8k
Total Pay
$49k - $85k

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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.
The top respondents for the job title Manufacturing Engineer are from the companies Lockheed Martin Corp, Intelligrated Inc. and Spacex. Reported salaries are highest at Spacex where the average pay is $80,000. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include Northrop Grumman Corporation and Medtronic, Inc., earning around $70,840 and $70,750, respectively. Lockheed Martin Corp pays the lowest at around $58,833. Intelligrated Inc. and The Boeing Company also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying $61,114 and $61,825, respectively.

Career Paths

Explore the most common career paths for Manufacturing Engineer. Thickness and color of lines indicates popularity of movement from one job to the next. Visit our career path planner to research other job paths.
Manufacturing Engineer
Senior Manufacturing Engineer
Manufacturing Engineering Manager
Process Engineer
More common (> 20%)
Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
Less common (< 8%)

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Popular Skills for Manufacturing Engineer

Skills in Manufacturing Process Engineering, Process Improvement, Lean Manufacturing, Engineering Design and Project Management are correlated to pay that is above average.

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 $58,592 based on 142 salaries. An early career Manufacturing Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $62,872 based on 1,139 salaries. A mid-career Manufacturing Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $70,057 based on 429 salaries. An experienced Manufacturing Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $73,195 based on 224 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $77,274.
Employees with Manufacturing Engineer in their job title in Los Angeles, California earn an average of 14.8% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Irvine, California (12.1% more) and Chicago, Illinois (8.8% more). The lowest salaries can be found in San Diego, California (0.6% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 2,076 survey responses.
Entry Level
6.8%
Early Career
54.9%
Mid Career
20.7%
Experienced
10.8%
Late Career
6.8%