Average Entry-Level Materials Engineer with Material Science Skills Salary in Los Angeles, California

$79,896
Avg. Base Salary (USD)
10%
$65k
MEDIAN
$80k
90%
$89k

The average salary for a Materials Engineer is $79,896

Base Salary
$65k - $89k
Bonus
$0 - $3k
Total Pay
$53k - $90k
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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
55.6%
Female
44.4%
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Common Health Benefits

Medical

100%

Dental

100%

Vision

73%