Average Research and Development Engineer Salary

$76,698
Avg. Base Salary (USD)
10%
$59k
MEDIAN
$77k
90%
$110k

The average salary for a Research and Development Engineer is $76,698

Base Salary
$59k - $110k
Bonus
$1k - $11k
Profit Sharing
$600 - $10k
Commission
$0 - $11k
Total Pay
$57k - $113k
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Job Satisfaction for Research and Development Engineer

3.9 out of 5
(251)
Highly Satisfied
23Reviews
Based on 251 responses, the job of Research and Development Engineer has received a job satisfaction rating of 3.94 out of 5. On average, Research and Development Engineers are highly satisfied with their job.

Gender Breakdown

Male
76.7%
Female
22.8%
Prefer to self-define
0.5%
This data is based on 754 survey responses. Learn more about the gender pay gap.

Common Health Benefits

Medical

88%

Dental

79%

Vision

69%

None

12%