Human Factors Engineer

Human Factors Engineer Salary

Average Yearly Salary
$88,000
$59,000
Min 10%
$88,000
Median 50%
$131,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
eBay
Highest Paying City
Redwood City, CA
Highest Paying State
Alaska
Average Experience Level
4.1 years
How much does a human factors engineer make?
Human Factors Engineers in the US make on average $88,184 annually or $42.4 hourly. If you are in the top 10 percent, you will make over $131,000; however, if you are in the bottom 10 percent, you will earn less than $59,000 per year. The most abundant employment opportunities for Human Factors Engineers are in Professional companies and Pharmaceutical companies. Alaska, Washington, California, Massachusetts, and Rhode Island have the highest paying Human Factors Engineer jobs. Most Human Factors Engineers spend 4.1 years in the position.
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Average Human Factors Engineer Salary By Location

The national average salary for a Human Factors Engineer in the United States is $88,184 per year or $42.4 per hour. The city with the highest Human Factors Engineer salary is Redwood City, CA at $97,556 per year. Even an entry-level Human Factors Engineer makes $62,000 per year in Redwood City, CA. The highest earning states when it comes to Human Factors Engineer salaries are Alaska, Washington, California, Massachusetts, and Rhode Island. Arkansas, Utah, and Tennessee have the lowest Human Factors Engineer salaries.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
Redwood City, CA
$97,556
2
Bothell, WA
$90,369
3
Lawrence, MA
$89,013
4
Austin, TX
$86,894
5
Danbury, CT
$78,263

Average Human Factors Engineer Salary By Company

Human Factors Engineers can expect good job security. Some industries pay higher than others. Professional companies and Pharmaceutical companies are the best when it comes to the number of employment opportunities. The two companies that report the highest salaries for Human Factors Engineers are eBay and Apple. Also, companies like Twitter and Wright State University pay their Human Factors Engineers very well.

Recently Added Human Factors Engineer Salaries

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
Smith & Nephew
Human Factors Engineer
01/21/2020
$100,000
UNC Department of Public Safety
Human Factors Engineer
08/16/2019
$47,476
Disabilitycrossing
Human Factors Engineer
06/10/2019
$100,000