Average Manufacturing Engineering Internship Salary
$51,000 yearly
$18.21 hourly
Updated July 28, 2021
$37,000
10 %
$51,000
Median
$72,000
90 %
Manufacturing engineering interns in the United States make an average salary of $51,933 per year or $24.97 per hour. People on the lower end of that spectrum, the bottom 10% to be exact, make roughly $37,000 a year, while the top 10% makes $72,000. As most things go, location can be critical. Alaska, California, Washington, Texas, and Colorado provide the highest manufacturing engineering internship salaries.

Average Manufacturing Engineering Internship Salary By State

The darker areas on the map show where manufacturing engineering interns earn the highest salaries across all 50 states.

Average Salary

Manufacturing Engineering Internship average salary by State

StateascdescAvg. salaryascdescHourly rateascdesc
Alabama
Alabama
$45,007
$45,007
$21.64
$21.64
Alaska
Alaska
$64,167
$64,167
$30.85
$30.85
Arizona
Arizona
$53,482
$53,482
$25.71
$25.71
Arkansas
Arkansas
$41,196
$41,196
$19.81
$19.81
California
California
$61,558
$61,558
$29.60
$29.60
Colorado
Colorado
$56,784
$56,784
$27.30
$27.30
Connecticut
Connecticut
$42,282
$42,282
$20.33
$20.33
Delaware
Delaware
$53,516
$53,516
$25.73
$25.73
District of Columbia
District of Columbia
$53,290
$53,290
$25.62
$25.62
Florida
Florida
$39,070
$39,070
$18.78
$18.78
Georgia
Georgia
$43,445
$43,445
$20.89
$20.89
Hawaii
Hawaii
$47,005
$47,005
$22.60
$22.60
Idaho
Idaho
$48,345
$48,345
$23.24
$23.24
Illinois
Illinois
$45,228
$45,228
$21.74
$21.74
Indiana
Indiana
$38,861
$38,861
$18.68
$18.68
Iowa
Iowa
$45,838
$45,838
$22.04
$22.04
Kansas
Kansas
$46,680
$46,680
$22.44
$22.44
Kentucky
Kentucky
$42,138
$42,138
$20.26
$20.26
Louisiana
Louisiana
$54,593
$54,593
$26.25
$26.25
Maine
Maine
$40,192
$40,192
$19.32
$19.32
Maryland
Maryland
$50,147
$50,147
$24.11
$24.11
Massachusetts
Massachusetts
$41,833
$41,833
$20.11
$20.11
Michigan
Michigan
$44,876
$44,876
$21.57
$21.57
Minnesota
Minnesota
$52,508
$52,508
$25.24
$25.24
Mississippi
Mississippi
$47,452
$47,452
$22.81
$22.81
Missouri
Missouri
$44,601
$44,601
$21.44
$21.44
Montana
Montana
$42,710
$42,710
$20.53
$20.53
Nebraska
Nebraska
$49,172
$49,172
$23.64
$23.64
Nevada
Nevada
$49,501
$49,501
$23.80
$23.80
New Hampshire
New Hampshire
$46,545
$46,545
$22.38
$22.38
New Jersey
New Jersey
$44,508
$44,508
$21.40
$21.40
New Mexico
New Mexico
$49,746
$49,746
$23.92
$23.92
New York
New York
$41,695
$41,695
$20.05
$20.05
North Carolina
North Carolina
$45,792
$45,792
$22.02
$22.02
North Dakota
North Dakota
$51,395
$51,395
$24.71
$24.71
Ohio
Ohio
$42,657
$42,657
$20.51
$20.51
Oklahoma
Oklahoma
$47,888
$47,888
$23.02
$23.02
Oregon
Oregon
$52,828
$52,828
$25.40
$25.40
Pennsylvania
Pennsylvania
$41,075
$41,075
$19.75
$19.75
Rhode Island
Rhode Island
$45,060
$45,060
$21.66
$21.66
South Carolina
South Carolina
$44,743
$44,743
$21.51
$21.51
South Dakota
South Dakota
$46,469
$46,469
$22.34
$22.34
Tennessee
Tennessee
$43,749
$43,749
$21.03
$21.03
Texas
Texas
$59,207
$59,207
$28.46
$28.46
Utah
Utah
$48,523
$48,523
$23.33
$23.33
Vermont
Vermont
$33,201
$33,201
$15.96
$15.96
Virginia
Virginia
$45,727
$45,727
$21.98
$21.98
Washington
Washington
$60,148
$60,148
$28.92
$28.92
West Virginia
West Virginia
$49,680
$49,680
$23.88
$23.88
Wisconsin
Wisconsin
$45,175
$45,175
$21.72
$21.72
Wyoming
Wyoming
$52,292
$52,292
$25.14
$25.14

Highest Paying Cities For Manufacturing Engineering Internship

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CityascdescAvg. salaryascdescHourly rateascdesc
Santa Clara, CA
Santa Clara, CA
$63,194
$63,194
$30.38
$30.38
Eugene, OR
Eugene, OR
$53,777
$53,777
$25.85
$25.85
Greenville, SC
Greenville, SC
$45,058
$45,058
$21.66
$21.66
Watertown, NY
Watertown, NY
$37,484
$37,484
$18.02
$18.02

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    How Much Do Manufacturing Engineering Interns Make In Different Industries?

    As we previously stated, manufacturing engineering internship salaries can vary depending on the industry. In fact, our data shows that health care, technology, and manufacturing companies tend to offer much higher salaries for manufacturing engineering interns. For example, manufacturing engineering interns make a whopping average salary of $62,035 while working for health care companies. Meanwhile, other people in this field are making $61,531 at technology companies and $60,387 at manufacturing companies. But manufacturing engineering interns may want to avoid working in the automotive industry as it offers the lowest average salary at $59,497.
    IndustryAvg. SalaryRange
    1. Health Care
    $62,035
    $55k
    $67k
    2. Technology
    $61,531
    $55k
    $67k
    3. Manufacturing
    $60,387
    $55k
    $67k
    4. Automotive
    $59,497
    $55k
    $67k

    High Paying Manufacturing Engineering Internship Jobs

    Average JOB Salary by Field

    Co-Operations Engineer

    Avg. salary: $39,708

    A Co-Operations Engineer ensures that operations-related activities are performed in compliance with company standards and regulations. They optimize the overall efficiency of business.
    61,971 Co-Operations Engineer Jobs
    Process Engineer

    Avg. salary: $77,626

    A Process Engineer is responsible for coming up with innovative ways to process particular raw materials into different kinds of products. They can also modify various existing machines or maintain their quality by monitoring its functions and conducting tests and examinations. A Process Engineer must do numerous analyses and research to gather data that would help determine possible improvements or decisions to uphold. Furthermore, A Process Engineer also has the task of procuring and installing new equipment, collecting and interpreting data, assessing risks, and ensuring that tasks are done safely.
    59,436 Process Engineer Jobs
    Quality Engineer

    Avg. salary: $74,327

    A quality engineer's responsibilities include ensuring that the manufacturing processes are efficient and accurate, documenting findings that would raise concerns, conducting quality tests while observing parameters, and implementing changes as necessary to meet the highest quality standards. Quality engineers need to have excellent problem-solving and observation skills to detect any irregularities and possible malfunctions. They also must be able to communicate effectively with the clients for feedbacks and corrective adjustments, address complaints, and immediately resolve any inconsistencies made.
    68,615 Quality Engineer Jobs
    Student Engineer

    Avg. salary: $34,412

    A student engineer is an individual who trains to become a full pledge professional engineer by gaining working experience in the field of engineering. By using their knowledge in the principles of science and mathematics, student engineers should help other professionals develop economical solutions and solve technical problems. They are required to engage themselves in the testing, production, or maintenance of newly developed products. Student engineers are also required to work closely with their senior managers or supervisors.
    63,484 Student Engineer Jobs
    Engineering Trainee

    Avg. salary: $60,794

    An engineering trainee is responsible for shadowing engineers in their duties and performing administrative tasks as needed. Engineering trainees assist the engineers in inspecting construction sites and conducting field research. They also identify cost-efficient materials and resources that meet quality standards and client specifications. An engineering trainee must have excellent communication and organizational skills, especially in writing reports, attending meetings, and ensuring that all reports are submitted for management's reviews, such as contracts from suppliers and vendors.
    45,528 Engineering Trainee Jobs
    Production Engineer

    Avg. salary: $76,192

    A production engineer is responsible for monitoring the production operations, ensuring everyone's adherence to safety protocols, and evaluating the staff's performance, strategizing on maximizing productivity to deliver efficient results that would drive revenues and increase profitability. Production engineers inspect the reliability of production equipment and machinery, conducting preventive maintenance, and repair inconsistencies to prevent production delays. They also identify areas of improvement with the manufacturing processes and escalate best practices for improvement. A production engineer must be knowledgeable about technological advancements and incorporate ideas to minimize costs without sacrificing the quality of services.
    68,511 Production Engineer Jobs

    Which Companies Pay Manufacturing Engineering Interns The Most?

    To earn a high income as a manufacturing engineering internship, working for KLA or Taco Comfort Solutions might be your best bet, as they are the highest paying companies in this field. In addition, companies like Saint-Gobain and Xylem report highly competitive wages for manufacturing engineering interns.
    Company

    Recently Added Manufacturing Engineering Internship Salaries

    Location
    CompanyascdescJobascdescLocationascdescDate AddedascdescSalaryascdesc
    Technical Intern-Manufacturing Engineer
    Technical Intern-Manufacturing Engineer
    Westminster, CO
    Westminster, CO
    06/23/2021
    06/23/2021
    $40,279
    $40,279
    06/23/2021
    Manufacturing Engineer Intern
    Manufacturing Engineer Intern
    Saint Louis, MO
    Saint Louis, MO
    06/09/2021
    06/09/2021
    $41,740
    $41,740
    06/09/2021
    Manufacturing Engineer Intern
    Manufacturing Engineer Intern
    Hartford, WI
    Hartford, WI
    05/01/2021
    05/01/2021
    $35,479
    $35,479
    05/01/2021
    2021 Manufacturing Internship
    2021 Manufacturing Internship
    Englewood, CO
    Englewood, CO
    03/26/2021
    03/26/2021
    $33,392
    $33,392
    03/26/2021
    Lean/Manufacturing Engineer-Intern
    Lean/Manufacturing Engineer-Intern
    Lancaster, PA
    Lancaster, PA
    03/25/2021
    03/25/2021
    $37,566
    $37,566
    03/25/2021
    Lean/Manufacturing Engineer-Intern
    Lean/Manufacturing Engineer-Intern
    Metamora, OH
    Metamora, OH
    03/25/2021
    03/25/2021
    $37,566
    $37,566
    03/25/2021
    Intern, Manufacturing Engineer-Summer
    Intern, Manufacturing Engineer-Summer
    Watertown, NY
    Watertown, NY
    01/28/2021
    01/28/2021
    $41,740
    $41,740
    01/28/2021
    Intern, Manufacturing Engineer-Summer
    Intern, Manufacturing Engineer-Summer
    Salisbury, NC
    Salisbury, NC
    01/26/2021
    01/26/2021
    $41,740
    $41,740
    01/26/2021
    XXX
    XXX
    Intern, Manufacturing
    Intern, Manufacturing
    Intern, Manufacturing
    Longmont, CO
    Longmont, CO
    01/25/2021
    01/25/2021
    $43,827
    $43,827
    01/25/2021
    Intern-Manufacturing
    Intern-Manufacturing
    Westminster, CO
    Westminster, CO
    01/18/2021
    01/18/2021
    $35,479
    $35,479
    01/18/2021

    Average Manufacturing Engineering Internship Salary by Demographic

    Manufacturing Engineering Internship Gender Pay Gap

    male-income
    Male Income
    $50,858
    female-income
    Female Income
    $49,035
    Median Manufacturing Engineering Internship Income by Race
    Asian manufacturing engineering interns have the highest average salary compared to other ethnicities. Black or african american manufacturing engineering interns have the lowest average salary at $47,903.
    $53,000
    $52,000
    $51,000
    $50,000
    $49,000
    $48,000
    $47,000
    White
    Black or African American
    Asian
    Unknown
    Hispanic or Latino
    Ethnicityascdesc
    Salaryascdesc
    White$50,023
    Black or African American$47,903
    Asian$52,858
    Unknown$50,588
    Hispanic or Latino$48,361
    Average Manufacturing Engineering Internship Salary by Education Level
    Manufacturing engineering interns with a Doctorate degree earn more than those without, at $60,715 annually. With a Masters degree, manufacturing engineering interns earn a median annual income of $57,953 compared to $50,858 for manufacturing engineering interns with an Bachelors degree.
    $63,000
    $60,000
    $57,000
    $54,000
    $51,000
    $48,000
    $45,000
    Some College/ Associate Degree
    Bachelor's Degree
    Master's Degree
    Doctorate Degree
    Educationascdesc
    Salaryascdesc
    Some College/ Associate Degree$47,021
    Bachelor's Degree$50,858
    Master's Degree$57,953
    Doctorate Degree$60,715