The average salary for a Manufacturing Engineer at Lockheed Martin Corp is $63,106.
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Job Description for Manufacturing Engineer
A manufacturing engineer is an expert in industrial production, who is in charge of researching and developing methods to design, build, and ship various items. They determine the best way to use a piece of machinery and how the assembly line workers can maximize efficiency. In some cases, manufacturing engineers are in charge of determining what new machinery or polices are needed at a company. Manufacturing engineers work in organizations that produce a number of goods, including building mate…Read more
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.
Popular Employer Salaries for Manufacturing Engineer
The top respondents for the job title Manufacturing Engineer are from the companies The Boeing Company, Northrop Grumman Corporation and General Electric Co (GE). Reported salaries are highest at Tesla Motors where the average pay is $88,949. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include Medtronic, Inc. and General Electric Co (GE), earning around $78,077 and $76,581, respectively. Eaton Corporation pays the lowest at around $67,840. Northrop Grumman Corporation and General Electric (GE) Aviation also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying $74,807 and $75,287, respectively.
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Popular Skills for Manufacturing Engineer
Skills in Lean Manufacturing, Process Improvement and Engineering Design are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Microsoft Office and Manufacturing Process Engineering.
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 $59,940 based on 19 salaries. An early career Manufacturing Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $63,819 based on 70 salaries. A mid-career Manufacturing Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $71,166 based on 10 salaries. An experienced Manufacturing Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $83,990 based on 8 salaries.
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Employees with Manufacturing Engineer in their job title in Sunnyvale, California earn an average of 21.1% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Denver, Colorado (10.9% more) and Fort Worth, Texas (6.8% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Lexington, Kentucky (14.7% less) and Orlando, Florida (6.4% less).
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