Robotics Engineer Statistics By Gender

7.0% of robotics engineers are women and 93.0% of robotics engineers are men.

  • Male, 93.0%
  • Female, 7.0%

Robotics Engineers By Gender

GenderPercentages
Male93.0%
Female7.0%

Gender Pay Gap For Robotics Engineer

Women Earn 97¢ For Every $1 Earned By Men

male-income
Male Income
$86,028
female-income
Female Income
$83,164

Robotics Engineer Gender Over Time

This data shows how men and women predominate in the robotics engineer position over time.

Male
Female
100%
80%
60%
40%
20%
0%
2010
2011
2012
2013
2014
2015
2016
2017
2018
2019

Robotics Engineer Gender By Year

YearMaleFemale
201092.96%7.04%
201192.35%7.65%
201291.96%8.04%
201391.91%8.09%
201491.70%8.30%
201591.59%8.41%
201691.60%8.40%
201791.84%8.16%
201891.28%8.72%
201990.51%9.49%

Robotics Engineer Male to Female Ratio

We compared this job title with other job titles to see how gender percentages varied. As you can see, senior electronics design engineer and refrigeration engineer have the biggest difference in gender.

Job TitleMaleFemale
Domestic Engineer11%89%
Robotics Engineer93%7%
Machine Tool Designer99%1%
Refrigeration Engineer99%1%
Senior Electronics Design Engineer99%1%

Robotics Engineer Statistics By Race

The most common ethnicity among robotics engineers is White, which makes up 67.3% of all robotics engineers. Comparatively, there are 16.3% of the Asian ethnicity and 9.5% of the Hispanic or Latino ethnicity.

  • White, 67.3%
  • Asian, 16.3%
  • Hispanic or Latino, 9.5%
  • Black or African American, 4.4%
  • Unknown, 2.3%
  • American Indian and Alaska Native, 0.2%

Robotics Engineer Race

Robotics Engineer RacePercentages
White67.3%
Asian16.3%
Hispanic or Latino9.5%
Black or African American4.4%
Unknown2.3%
American Indian and Alaska Native0.2%

Robotics Engineer Race And Ethnicity Over Time

Using the Census Bureau data, we found out how the percentage of each ethnic category trended between 2010-2019 among robotics engineers.

  • White
  • Asian
  • Hispanic or Latino
  • Black or African American

Robotics Engineer Race By Year

YearWhiteBlack or African AmericanAsianHispanic or Latino
201071.94%4.16%13.54%8.35%
201172.99%4.31%12.69%7.89%
201271.31%4.21%13.61%8.57%
201370.45%4.36%14.33%8.56%
201469.97%4.22%14.88%8.53%
201569.83%4.50%14.41%8.86%
201669.16%4.74%14.88%8.97%
201767.40%4.87%15.54%9.72%
201867.64%4.27%15.34%10.24%
201967.27%4.41%16.31%9.50%

Robotics Engineer Wage Gap By Race

Asian robotics engineers have the highest average salary compared to other ethnicities. Black or african american robotics engineers have the lowest average salary at $81,390.
$92,000
$90,000
$88,000
$86,000
$84,000
$82,000
$80,000
Unknown
White
Black or African American
Asian
Hispanic or Latino
EthnicitySalary
Unknown$84,478
White$84,282
Black or African American$81,390
Asian$89,743
Hispanic or Latino$83,090

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Average Age of a Robotics Engineer

We determined the average age of robotics engineers based on ethnicity and gender.

Male
Female

Robotics Engineer Age By Race

RaceMale AgeFemale Age
Black or African American4440
Unknown3736.5
Asian4239
Hispanic or Latino4134
White4439
American Indian and Alaska Native50

Robotics Engineer Age Breakdown

This chart breaks down the ages of robotics engineer employees. Interestingly enough, the average age of robotics engineers is 40+ years old, which represents 57% of the population.

40+ years

30-40 years

20-30 years


Robotics Engineer Age

Robotics Engineer YearsPercentages
40+ years57%
30-40 years29%
20-30 years14%

Types of Robotics Engineer Degree Levels

The most common degree for robotics engineers is bachelor's degree 65% of robotics engineers earn that degree. A close second is associate degree with 15% and rounding it off is master's degree with 13%.

  • Bachelors, 65%
  • Associate, 15%
  • Masters, 13%
  • High School Diploma, 3%
  • Other Degrees, 4%

Robotics Engineers By Education

Robotics Engineer DegreePercentages
Bachelors65%
Associate15%
Masters13%
High School Diploma3%
Other Degrees4%

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Robotics Engineer Wage Gap By Education

Robotics engineers with a Doctorate degree earn more than those without, at $109,776 annually. With a Masters degree, robotics engineers earn a median annual income of $100,413 compared to $86,028 for robotics engineers with an Bachelors degree.
$112,000
$107,000
$102,000
$97,000
$92,000
$87,000
$82,000
Master's Degree
Bachelor's Degree
Doctorate Degree
EducationSalary
Master's Degree$100,413
Bachelor's Degree$86,028
Doctorate Degree$109,776

Robotics Engineer Employment Statistics

This section highlights information about where robotics engineers work. We found most robotics engineers work for a private company. In addition, the industry that employs the most robotics engineers is the technology industry.

Company Size

We created this chart to show you the average size of companies that typically hire robotics engineers.

< 50 employees

50 - 100 employees

100 - 500 employees

500 - 1,000 employees

1,000 - 10,000 employees

> 10,000

Robotics Engineer Jobs By Employer Size

Company SizePercentages
< 50 employees11%
50 - 100 employees6%
100 - 500 employees12%
500 - 1,000 employees16%
1,000 - 10,000 employees30%
> 10,000 employees24%

The Types Of Companies Robotics Engineer Work In

Employees with the robotics engineer job title have their preferences when it comes to working for a company. For instance, most robotics engineers prefer to work at private companies over public companies.

Education

Public

Private

Government

Robotics Engineer Jobs By Sector

Company TypePercentages
Education8%
Public36%
Private55%
Government1%

Top Industries Hiring Robotics Engineers

Just based on the number of employees within each industry, we were able to determine the most common industries that employ robotics engineers. Those industries include technology, manufacturing and automotive.

Manufacturing

Technology

Start-up

Fortune 500

Automotive

Robotics Engineer Turnover And Employment Statistics

Robotics Engineer Unemployment Rate Over Time

The Bureau of Labor Statistics came in clutch when it came down to figuring out how the unemployment rate has changed over time. Between 2008 and 2018, this is how the number of robotics engineers changed.

  • Unemployment rate

Robotics Engineer Unemployment Rate By Year

YearRobotics Engineer Unemployment Rate
20104.06%
20113.19%
20122.30%
20132.27%
20142.35%
20152.10%
20162.27%
20172.17%
20182.09%
20191.77%

The Average Number of Years That Robotics Engineer Stay in a Job

By looking over 396 robotics engineers resumes, we figured out that the average robotics engineer enjoys staying at their job for 1-2 years for a percentage of 34%.

Less than one year

1-2 years

3-4 years

5-7 years

8-10 years

11+ years

Robotics Engineer Tenure

Number or YearsPercentages
Less than 1 year27%
1-2 years34%
3-4 years14%
5-7 years12%
8-10 years7%
11+ years6%

Comparing The LGBT Ratio of Robotics Engineers with Other Job Titles

After finding the gender ratio, we wondered if the percentages of LGBT persons were different as well. Using the data below, you can see how other job titles compare to robotics engineers.

Job TitleLGBTJob Openings
Materials Branch Chief2.86%25,705
Robotics Engineer3.66%
Foundation Engineer5.13%8,104
Usability Specialist6.29%79000.00%
Hardware Engineer7.52%53,213
Watershed Management Specialist7.95%67,718
Polymerization Engineer8.96%4,035

Robotics Engineer LGBT Demographics

ProfessionPercentages of LGBT Job Openings
Materials Branch Chief2.86%25,705
Foundation Engineer5.13%8,104
Usability Specialist6.29%790
Hardware Engineer7.52%53,213
Watershed Management Specialist7.95%67,718
Polymerization Engineer8.96%4,035

Foreign Languages Spoken By Robotics Engineers

The most common foreign language among robotics engineers is German at 21.1%. The second-most popular foreign language spoken is Japanese at 15.8% and French is the third-most popular at 10.5%.

  • German, 21.1%
  • Japanese, 15.8%
  • French, 10.5%
  • Spanish, 10.5%
  • Russian, 10.5%
  • Other, 31.6%

Robotics Engineer Languages Spoken

Foreign LanguagePercentages
German21.1%
Japanese15.8%
French10.5%
Spanish10.5%
Russian10.5%
Other31.6%

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Robotics Engineer Heatmaps

The amount you can make as a robotics engineer can depend on where you live. For example, the highest salary of robotics engineers is $127,442. Use our chart to find out where that salary is located.

Where Do Robotics Engineers Earn The Most?

Robotics engineers earn the most in Nevada, where the average robotics engineer salary is $133,064. The map here shows where robotics engineers earn the highest salaries in the U.S. The darker areas across the 50 states highlight the highest salaries.

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Robotics Engineer Demographics FAQs

How Many Robotics Engineer Are There In The Us?

There are over 1,130 Robotics Engineers in the United States.

What Percentage Of Robotics Engineers Are Black?

4.4% of Robotics Engineers are Black or African American

What Race Are Most Robotics Engineers?

Most a are White, with 67.3% of Robotics Engineers belonging to this ethnicity. 16.3% of Robotics Engineers are Asian, 9.5% of Robotics Engineers are Hispanic or Latino, 4.4% of Robotics Engineers are Black or African American, 2.3% of Robotics Engineers are Unknown, and 0.2% of Robotics Engineers are American Indian and Alaska Native

Are Robotics Engineer Jobs Male - Dominated ?

Yes, Robotics Engineer jobs are male - dominated. 93% of Robotics Engineers are male, and 7% are female, so there are more male Robotics Engineers than female Robotics Engineers in the United States.

How Old Is The Average Robotics Engineer ?

The average Robotics Engineer is 43 years old. 57% of Robotics Engineers are 40+ years old or older, 29% are between the ages of 30-40 years, and 14% are between 20-30 years old

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