Plastics Engineer

Plastics Engineer Salary

Average Yearly Salary
$83,000
$59,000
Min 10%
$83,000
Median 50%
$117,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Bausch + Lomb
Highest Paying City
Fremont, CA
Highest Paying State
District of Columbia
Average Experience Level
3.7 years
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.
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Average Plastics Engineer Salary By Location

The national average salary for a Plastics Engineer in the USA is $84,073 annually or $40.42 hourly. Working in Fremont, CA as a Plastics Engineer will pay you the highest wages at around $93,425 per year. Even as an entry-level Plastics Engineer, you will make $57,000 per year in Fremont, CA. District of Columbia, Alaska, Texas, Maryland, and Delaware are the states with the highest payscale for Plastics Engineers. Connecticut, Arkansas, and South Dakota have the lowest Plastics Engineer salaries.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
Fremont, CA
$93,425
2
Idaho Falls, ID
$83,802
3
Rochester, NY
$80,696
4
Bothell, WA
$78,399
5
Morrisville, NC
$78,321

Average Plastics Engineer Salary By Company

Plastics Engineer jobs offer good job security, but the wages reported in some industries are higher than others. Employers that have the highest concentration of job opportunities for Plastics Engineers are Manufacturing companies and Pharmaceutical companies. Companies like Bausch + Lomb or Integra lifesciences will get you the highest pay packages. Also, companies like Xylem and Tesla pay their Plastics Engineers very well.

Recently Added Plastics Engineer Salaries

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
Plastics Engineer
10/22/2019
$60,000
Molding Business Services
Plastics Engineer
09/25/2019
$70,000
Integrity Technical Services
Plastics Engineer
06/10/2019
$50,000