Machine Design Engineer

Machine Design Engineer Salary

Average Yearly Salary
$76,000
$57,000
Min 10%
$76,000
Median 50%
$101,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
General Electric
Highest Paying City
San Francisco, CA
Highest Paying State
District of Columbia
Average Experience Level
4.3 years
How much does a machine design engineer make?
As a Machine Design Engineer in the USA, you can expect to earn on average $76,645 per year or $36.85 per hour. If you are in the top 10 percent, you will make over $101,000; however, if you are in the bottom 10 percent, you will earn less than $57,000 per year. Professional companies and Manufacturing companies are the best when it comes to the number of employment opportunities. District of Columbia, California, Alaska, Delaware, and Colorado have the highest paying Machine Design Engineer jobs. The typical tenure for a Machine Design Engineer is 4.3 years.

Average Machine Design Engineer Salary By Location

As a Machine Design Engineer in the U.S., you can expect to earn on average $76,645 per year or $36.85 per hour. San Francisco, CA reports the highest Machine Design Engineer salaries at $104,061 per year. The average starting salary in San Francisco, CA for Machine Design Engineers is $69,000. District of Columbia, California, Alaska, Delaware, and Colorado are the top 5 highest earning states for Machine Design Engineers. Kentucky, South Dakota, Hawaii, Montana, and North Dakota are the lowest earners.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
San Francisco, CA
$104,061
2
Alpharetta, GA
$75,838

Average Machine Design Engineer Salary By Company

Machine Design Engineers report their job security as good. Just as in every field, some employers pay higher wages than others. Professional companies and Manufacturing companies are the best when it comes to the number of employment opportunities. The two companies that report the highest salaries for Machine Design Engineers are General Electric and Jacobs Engineering Group. In addition, companies like Cameron Group and Autodesk report highly competitive salaries for Machine Design Engineers.

Average Machine Design Engineer Pay By Industry

Wages for Machine Design Engineers can differ based on the industry they work in. Our analysis shows that Automotive companies, Retail companies, and Technology companies pay higher-than-average wages for Machine Design Engineers. Automotive companies pay Machine Design Engineers an average salary of $77,694, Retail companies pay $77,584, and Technology companys come in at $76,459. The types of companies that pay Machine Design Engineers the least are in the Manufacturing industry, where the average annual salary is $76,442.
RankIndustryAverage Salary
1
Automotive
$77,694
2
Retail
$77,584
3
Technology
$76,459
4
Manufacturing
$76,442

Recently Added Machine Design Engineer Salaries

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
Selectek
Machine Design Engineer
01/29/2020
$73,045
Selectek
Machine Design Engineer
12/27/2019
$73,045
Integrity Technical Services
Machine Design Engineer
11/30/2019
$60,000
11/28/2019
$86,750
10/28/2019
$86,750
Integrity Technical Services
Machine Design Engineer
07/01/2019
$60,000
Confidential Company
Machine Design Engineer
06/11/2019
$73,379
Integrity Technical Services
Machine Design Engineer
06/09/2019
$55,000