Updated Dec 13, 2021

How much does a Materials Engineer make?

Updated Dec 13, 2021

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$106,025 / yrTotal Pay
$75,986 / yrBase Pay
$30,039 / yrAdditional Pay

$106,025

 / yr
$54K$357K
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The estimated total pay for a Materials Engineer is $106,025 per year in the United States area, with an average salary of $75,986 per year. These numbers represent the median, which is the midpoint of the ranges from our proprietary Total Pay Estimate model and based on salaries collected from our users. The estimated additional pay is $30,039 per year. Additional pay could include cash bonus, commission, tips, and profit sharing. The "Most Likely Range" represents values that exist within the 25th and 75th percentile of all pay data available for this role.

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Some related job titles are Material Science Salaries with median pay of $81,565, Material Science Engineer Salaries with median pay of $94,488, Metallurgist Salaries with median pay of $101,907, Corrosion Engineer Salaries with median pay of $100,739.

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Apple
4.2

Apple

Materials Engineer

$140,169

 /yr
Range: $58K - $173K

$58K

$173K

$57,520 - $172,902 Range

14,419 Jobs
Lockheed Martin
4.1

Lockheed Martin

Materials Engineer

$95,713

 /yr
Range: $66K - $199K

$66K

$199K

$66,252 - $199,474 Range

Boeing
3.8

Boeing

Materials Engineer

$103,750

 /yr
Range: $77K - $175K

$77K

$175K

$77,000 - $175,429 Range

ExxonMobil
3.1

ExxonMobil

Materials Engineer

$138,446

 /yr
Range: $112K - $215K

$112K

$215K

$111,818 - $215,057 Range

Northrop Grumman
4.0

Northrop Grumman

Materials Engineer

$117,809

 /yr
Range: $81K - $185K

$81K

$185K

$81,000 - $184,946 Range

Naval Air Systems Command
3.8

Naval Air Systems Command

Materials Engineer

$84,025

 /yr
Range: $63K - $119K

$63K

$119K

$63,454 - $119,175 Range

Mears Group
3.3

Mears Group

Materials Engineer

$84,815

 /yr
Range: $85K - $85K

$85K

$85K

$84,815 - $84,815 Range

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Chevron
4.1

Chevron

Materials Engineer

$121,217

 /yr
Range: $90K - $179K

$90K

$179K

$90,000 - $178,784 Range

Kimberly-Clark
4.0

Kimberly-Clark

Materials Engineer

$85,125

 /yr
Range: $75K - $100K

$75K

$100K

$75,419 - $100,300 Range

Ford Motor Company
4.1

Ford Motor Company

Materials Engineer

$91,915

 /yr
Range: $83K - $131K

$83K

$131K

$83,033 - $130,671 Range

Medtronic
4.1

Medtronic

Materials Engineer

$90,331

 /yr
Range: $80K - $96K

$80K

$96K

$80,388 - $96,038 Range

GE Aviation
3.7

GE Aviation

Materials Engineer

$106,468

 /yr
Range: $91K - $129K

$91K

$129K

$90,666 - $129,137 Range

Collins Aerospace
3.8

Collins Aerospace

Materials Engineer

$82,343

 /yr
Range: $64K - $109K

$64K

$109K

$64,012 - $108,960 Range

NASA
4.5

NASA

Materials Engineer

$92,607

 /yr
Range: $58K - $145K

$58K

$145K

$57,650 - $145,145 Range

US Navy
3.7

US Navy

Materials Engineer

$95,880

 /yr
Range: $70K - $120K

$70K

$120K

$70,041 - $120,000 Range

L J Gonzer Associates
3.4

L J Gonzer Associates

Materials Engineer

$79,944

 /yr
Range: $75K - $117K

$75K

$117K

$75,344 - $116,520 Range

Schlumberger
3.9

Schlumberger

Materials Engineer

$109,610

 /yr
Range: $87K - $130K

$87K

$130K

$87,216 - $130,000 Range

GE
3.9

GE

Materials Engineer

$94,795

 /yr
Range: $80K - $126K

$80K

$126K

$80,488 - $125,805 Range

US Army
3.8

US Army

Materials Engineer

$90,182

 /yr
Range: $62K - $99K

$62K

$99K

$61,559 - $99,290 Range

SpaceX
4.0

SpaceX

Materials Engineer

$101,756

 /yr
Range: $91K - $138K

$91K

$138K

$90,818 - $138,169 Range

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Frequently asked questions about a Materials Engineer salaries

The national average salary for a Materials Engineer is $96,820 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Materials Engineer salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 1182 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Materials Engineer employees.

The highest salary for a Materials Engineer in United States is $142,595 per year.

The lowest salary for a Materials Engineer in United States is $65,740 per year.

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