Average Early-Career Manufacturing Engineer Salary in Irvine, California

$73,350
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$4,500
Bonus
$1,500
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The average salary for an Early-Career Manufacturing Engineer in Irvine, California is $73,350.
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$59k
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$73k
90%
$90k
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Salary
$59k - $90k
Bonus
$98 - $8k
Profit Sharing
$0 - $2k
Total Pay
$56k - $94k

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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, SolidWorks and Engineering Design are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include 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 $61,489 based on 10 salaries. A mid-career Manufacturing Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $87,293 based on 16 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 .NET Software Developer / Programmer in these locations earn less than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in Cincinnati, Ohio (12.4% less), Boston, Massachusetts (9.3% less) and Chicago, Illinois (6.9% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 35 survey responses.
Entry Level
28.6%
Mid Career
45.7%
Experienced
25.7%