$71,574
Avg. Salary
$29.73
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

$4,135

Bonus

$2,516

Profit Sharing

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for a Product Development Engineer is $29.73 per hour.

The average pay for a Product Development Engineer is $71,574 per year.

$17.45
10%
$29.73
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$42.71
90%
MEDIAN $29.73
$56k
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$96k
90%
MEDIAN $71,574
$55,961 - $96,045
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MEDIAN: $71,574
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$17.45 - $42.71
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$0$100K
Salary $55,961 - $96,045
Bonus $980 - $9,957
Profit Sharing $495 - $8,127
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$56,072 - $100,647
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jan 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 2,416
Hourly Data $0$55
Hourly Rate $17.45 - $42.71
Overtime $23.08 - $55.21
Annual Data $0$100K
Bonus $980 - $9,957
Profit Sharing $495 - $8,127
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$56,072 - $100,647
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jan 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 130

Job Description for Product Development Engineer

Product development engineers are responsible for managing design, prototyping, and testing a product's development. These engineers assess the mechanical design properties of the product and determine if it has met the desired standards and functionality.

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Product Development Engineer Tasks
  • Design, develop, and test processes for producing prototypes and long-term production of products.
  • Define quality control criteria and safety guidelines.
  • Test products and processes and evaluate results to identify problems and estimate cost of resolutions.
  • Produce detailed designs and/or CAD drawings, acting as technical expert on products and processes.
  • Analyze and improve existing processes and products, including updating documentation.

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Pay by Experience Level for Product Development Engineer

Pay by Experience for a Product Development Engineer has a positive trend. An entry-level Product Development Engineer with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $69,000 based on 904 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Product Development Engineer with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $80,000 based on 356 salaries. An experienced Product Development Engineer which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $91,000 based on 153 salaries. A Product Development Engineer with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $103,000 based on 69 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

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National Average: $73,240

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Product Development Engineer Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Product Development Engineer?

Product Development Engineer in Morganton:
"Not Bad."
Pros: The Views and the people
Cons: The traffic on I-40

Product Development Engineer in Farmington Hills:
"Light traffic."
Pros: Good restaurants around
Cons: Not enough restaurants

Product Development Engineer in Memphis:
"Not bad."
Pros: Medical
Cons: Memphis

Product Development Engineer in Detroit:
Pros: Good food. Good entertainment. Cheap housing.
Cons: Grey skies, lions not winning superbowl.

Product Development Engineer in San Antonio:
"Satisfaction."
The first time I saw a patient on something I designed, the doctor made a comment to me that the device was saving his life. What greater reward and satisfaction is there. You can change someones life and family without ever meeting them.

Product Development Engineer in Bethel:
"Don't demean people who ask questions."
One of the most important elements of creating a constructive workplace in which your entire team can grow is to promote an atmosphere where it is safe to ask questions without feeling belittled. It may feel nice to one's ego to belittle people that are still catching up on the learning curve, but doing so causes ill will and miss on opportunities to build relationships of trust and mutual growth.

Product Development Engineer in Gainesville:
Pros: Culture environment conditions management.
Cons:

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Key Stats for Product Development Engineer

Gender

Female
18 %
Male
82 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 421 votes.
Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
51%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
10%
20 years or more
5%

Experience Affects Product Development Engineer Salaries

▲40%

▲25%

▲9%

National Average
$73,000

▼6%

Skills That Affect Product Development Engineer Salaries


▲5%

National Average
$73,000

Product Development
▼1%

Project Management
▼1%

Engineering Design
▼2%








▼8%

▼8%


Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 421 votes.

Gender

Female
18 %
Male
82 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
51%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
10%
20 years or more
5%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 91%
dental benefits
Dental: 82%
vision benefits
Vision: 72%
no benefits
None: 9%