Average Late-Career Materials Engineer with Material Science Skills Salary

$121,099
Avg. Base Salary (USD)
10%
$79k
MEDIAN
$121k
90%
$154k

The average salary for a Materials Engineer is $121,099

Base Salary
$79k - $154k
Bonus
$3k - $30k
Profit Sharing
$0 - $6k
Total Pay
$77k - $170k
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What Do Materials Engineers Do?

Materials Engineer Tasks
  • Investigate product failures and materials problems, testing for and identifying manufacturing issues.
  • Supervise and conduct materials testing and technical processes for the organization.
  • Document and strategize on how to reduce materials and process problems, including researching new materials.
  • Consult on material choices, process recommendations, and interfacing with external laboratories.
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Gender Breakdown

Male
100.0%
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Common Health Benefits

Medical

88%

Dental

88%

Vision

82%

None

6%