Stress Analyst Salary
Median pay for Stress Analysts in the United States lies in the neighborhood of $78K annually. Experience level is the biggest factor affecting pay for this group, followed by geography. Making up 79 percent of those who took the survey, male Stress Analysts greatly outnumber their female counterparts. A strong majority get medical and dental insurance, and a fair number get vision plans, too. Most people on this career path report moderate levels of job satisfaction.
|Salary||$62,277 - $127,701|
|Bonus||$0.00 - $10,137|
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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).)
|$58,723 - $132,052|
|Overtime||$16.85 - $65.57|
|Bonus||$0.00 - $10,137|
|Total Pay (||$58,723 - $132,052|
Job Description for Stress Analyst
The stress analyst is responsible for developing thermal analytical models to support the design of the thermal control system and its structural elements. They are responsible for gauging stress and giving their team the information and analysis it needs to move forward. An ideal candidate for this position has a strong working knowledge of standard stress analysis methodology and analytical tools (including strength and fracture mechanics) and experience in design verification disciplines. Stress analysts should also be experienced in designing and developing plumbing and tubing design, as well as have extensive familiarity with stress analysis tools and techniques for thermal fluid delivery systems. They need to work well under pressure and deliver results promptly and efficiently.Read More...
Generally, stress analysts must have at least a bachelor’s degree in engineering, with a graduate degree often strongly desired. At least four years of relevant experience is generally required as well. Stress analysts should have strong written and verbal communication, be comfortable interacting with a wide variety of people at various levels of their organization, and be able to work independently with minimal supervision. Stress analysts must pay close attention to detail and be able to multitask as well. (Copyright 2017 PayScale.com)
Stress Analyst Tasks
- Know and understand regulatory requirements and customers specifications.
- Generate finite element models or rigid body analysis.
- Understand engineering drawing systems.
- Review all relevant technical specifications for the project.
- Prepare structural substantiation documents which include stress analysis, static test plans, static test results, and more.
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Pay by Experience Level for Stress Analyst
Pay by Experience for a Stress Analyst has a positive trend. An entry-level Stress Analyst with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $71,000 based on 31 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Stress Analyst with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $86,000 based on 22 salaries. An experienced Stress Analyst which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $110,000 based on 17 salaries. A Stress Analyst with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $129,000 based on 5 salaries.
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