How much does a plastics engineer make?
The national average salary for a Plastics Engineer in the United States is $84,073 per year or $40.42 per hour. If you are in the top 10 percent, you will make over $117,000; however, if you are in the bottom 10 percent, you will earn less than $60,000 per year. Most Plastics Engineer jobs are in Manufacturing companies and Pharmaceutical companies. District of Columbia, Alaska, Texas, Maryland, and Delaware have the highest paying Plastics Engineer jobs. The typical tenure for a Plastics Engineer is 3.7 years.