Research and Development Engineer with Computer Aided Design (CAD) Skills Salary

The average salary for a Research and Development Engineer with Computer Aided Design (CAD) skills is $68,786 per year. Pay for this job rises steadily for more experienced workers, but goes down significantly for the few employees with more than 20 years' experience. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 10 years in this field.

$49,280 - $95,790
$49K
$70K
$96K
MEDIAN: $69,915
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90%

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$17.23 - $40.27
$17
$25
$40
MEDIAN: $25.43
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$0$95K
Salary $49,280 - $95,790
Bonus $0.00 - $6,189
Profit Sharing $459.58 - $22,510
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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$46,240 - $95,777
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 18 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 120
Hourly Data $0$40
Hourly Rate $17.23 - $40.27
Overtime $33.57
Annual Data $0$95K
Bonus $0.00 - $6,189
Profit Sharing $459.58 - $22,510
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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$46,240 - $95,777
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 18 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 18

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Pay by Experience Level for Research and Development Engineer

Pay by Experience for a Research and Development Engineer has a negative trend. An entry-level Research and Development Engineer with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $67,000 based on 91 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Research and 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 $78,000 based on 31 salaries. An experienced Research and Development Engineer which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $79,000 based on 11 salaries. A Research and 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 $62,000 based on 5 salaries.

Key Stats for Research and Development Engineer

Gender

Female
7 %
Male
93 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 33 votes.
Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
62%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
5%
20 years or more
4%
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Experience Affects Research and Development Engineer Salaries

Mid-Career
▲13%

Experienced
▲13%

National Average
$70,000

Entry-Level
▼4%

Late-Career
▼11%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 33 votes.

Gender

Female
7 %
Male
93 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
62%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
5%
20 years or more
4%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 91%
dental benefits
Dental: 78%
vision benefits
Vision: 65%
no benefits
None: 8%
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