Average Early-Career Manufacturing Engineer Salary in Detroit, Michigan

$70,374
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$4,000
Bonus
$2,500
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The average salary for an Early-Career Manufacturing Engineer in Detroit, Michigan is $70,374.
10%
$57k
MEDIAN
$70k
90%
$85k
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Salary
$57k - $85k
Bonus
$1k - $9k
Profit Sharing
$0 - $3k
Total Pay
$52k - $90k

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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 and Process Improvement are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Autodesk AutoCAD, Microsoft Office 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 $66,282 based on 8 salaries. A mid-career Manufacturing Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $76,266 based on 21 salaries. An experienced Manufacturing Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $85,196 based on 23 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $97,000.
Employees with Manufacturing Engineer in their job title in Irvine, California earn an average of 4.2% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in San Diego, California (3.2% more) and Los Angeles, California (1.8% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Boston, Massachusetts (5.5% less), Chicago, Illinois (2.9% less) and Minneapolis, Minnesota (1.2% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 68 survey responses.
Entry Level
11.8%
Mid Career
30.9%
Experienced
33.8%
Late Career
23.5%