Avg. Base Salary (USD)
The average salary for a Reliability Engineer is $86,032
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Reliability Engineers?
An early career Reliability Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $78,088 based on 15 salaries. A mid-career Reliability Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $98,870 based on 7 salaries.
What Do Reliability Engineers Do?
A reliability engineer is in charge of the overall support of mechanical systems. They work closely with operations and maintenance personnel to troubleshoot mechanical problems. Reliability engineers must be able to ensure that site policies, procedures, standards, and specifications are met. They write or approve project scopes, mark and approve drawings, and establish and maintain installation details and standards.
Reliability engineers help develop and implement long-range plans for …Read more
- Initiate, prioritize, and implement plans to improve safety, cost, capacity, and quality of manufacturing.
- Design and track maintenance, quality, and root cause metrics and analyses.
- Evaluate and select materials, equipment, techniques, and installation protocols.
- Analyze technical data and collaborate with workers to identify improvements and create standard products.