Average Mid-Career Materials Engineer with Material Science Skills Salary

$88,059
Avg. Base Salary (USD)
10%
$66k
MEDIAN
$88k
90%
$118k

The average salary for a Materials Engineer is $88,059

Base Salary
$66k - $118k
Bonus
$514 - $15k
Profit Sharing
$203 - $4k
Total Pay
$68k - $122k
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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
70.2%
Female
28.8%
Prefer to self-define
1.0%
This data is based on 104 survey responses. Learn more about the gender pay gap.

Common Health Benefits

Medical

89%

Dental

85%

Vision

80%

None

11%