Design engineer

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How much does a Design Engineer make in the United States?

Average base salary
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2.4k salaries reported, updated at May 22, 2020
$84,293
per year
The average salary for a design engineer is $84,293 per year in the United States and $3,000 cash bonus per year.
Additional compensation
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Cash bonus
$3,000
per year
Most common benefits
  • Health insurance
  • 401(k) matching
  • Disability insurance
  • Dental insurance
  • Tuition reimbursement

Salaries by years of experience in the United States

Salaries by years of experience in the United States

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Most common benefits for Design Engineers

  • Health insurance
  • 401(k) matching
  • Disability insurance
  • Dental insurance
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Relocation assistance
  • 401(k)
  • Paid time off
  • Vision insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Retirement plan
  • Military leave

Salary satisfaction

Based on 605 ratings

57% of Design engineers in the United States think their salaries are enough for the cost of living in their area

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