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Research Engineer Salaries

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4,783 SalariesUpdated May 20, 2018
Average Base Pay
$94,312/yr
Not enough reports to show salary distribution
$69K
Low
$94K
Average
$130K
High

Additional Cash Compensation

Average$7,185
Range$1,873 - $19,072
How much does a Research Engineer make?

The national average salary for a Research Engineer is $94,312 in United States. Filter by location to see Research Engineer salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 4,783 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Research Engineer employees.

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      Average Base Salaries in (USD)
      Company
      Average Base Salaries in (USD)
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      Southwest Research Institute
      $77,884/yr
      Range: $67K - $91K
      79 salaries
      $77,884
      $67K$91K
      Google
      $151,914/yr
      Range: $112K - $218K
      49 salaries
      $151,914
      $112K$218K
      Saint-Gobain Performance Plastics
      $81,878/yr
      Range: $65K - $100K
      39 salaries
      $81,878
      $65K$100K
      Wichita State University
      $53,513/yr
      Range: $44K - $68K
      36 salaries
      $53,513
      $44K$68K
      Chevron
      $113,457/yr
      Range: $100K - $133K
      35 salaries
      $113,457
      $100K$133K
      SRI International
      $113,204/yr
      Range: $71K - $145K
      33 salaries
      $113,204
      $71K$145K
      Robert Bosch LLC
      $118,293/yr
      Range: $95K - $147K
      32 salaries
      $118,293
      $95K$147K

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      Ford Motor Company
      $94,697/yr
      Range: $64K - $113K
      32 salaries
      $94,697
      $64K$113K
      Georgia Tech
      $73,857/yr
      Range: $51K - $106K
      30 salaries
      $73,857
      $51K$106K
      Shell
      $118,811/yr
      Range: $103K - $143K
      24 salaries
      $118,811
      $103K$143K
      MIT
      $71,640/yr
      Range: $53K - $107K
      22 salaries
      $71,640
      $53K$107K
      Hewlett-Packard
      $146,668/yr
      Range: $125K - $186K
      21 salaries
      $146,668
      $125K$186K
      Stinger Ghaffarian Technologies
      $104,936/yr
      Range: $86K - $128K
      20 salaries
      $104,936
      $86K$128K
      Convergent Science
      $74,565/yr
      Range: $61K - $87K
      18 salaries
      $74,565
      $61K$87K
      AIR Worldwide
      $89,171/yr
      Range: $66K - $141K
      17 salaries
      $89,171
      $66K$141K
      Intelligent Automation
      $84,023/yr
      Range: $66K - $93K
      16 salaries
      $84,023
      $66K$93K
      Caltech (California)
      $82,133/yr
      Range: $63K - $103K
      14 salaries
      $82,133
      $63K$103K
      University of Dayton
      $65,051/yr
      Range: $45K - $84K
      14 salaries
      $65,051
      $45K$84K
      DOCOMO Innovations
      $132,230/yr
      Range: $104K - $218K
      13 salaries
      $132,230
      $104K$218K
      DuPont
      $101,153/yr
      Range: $83K - $115K
      13 salaries
      $101,153
      $83K$115K

      Recent Salary Reports

      Below are the most recent Research Engineer salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

      $100,000
      per year
      A Research Engineer in the Atlanta, GA Area area reported making $100,000 per year
      Additional Pay
      $3k cash bonus
      Job Highlights
      10+ years experience
      Atlanta, GA Area area
      Full-time
       
      1001 to 5000 employees
      Subsidiary or Business Segment
      $85,000
      per year
      A Research Engineer in the Boise, ID Area area reported making $85,000 per year
      Job Highlights
      5-7 years experience
      Boise, ID Area area
      Full-time
       
      1001 to 5000 employees
      College / University
      $130,000
      per year
      A Research Engineer in the Santa Barbara, CA Area area reported making $130,000 per year
      Job Highlights
      10+ years experience
      Santa Barbara, CA Area area
      Full-time
       
      5001 to 10000 employees
      Company - Public
      $4,600
      monthly
      A Research Engineer in the Atlanta, GA Area area reported making $4,600 per month
      Job Highlights
      8-10 years experience
      Atlanta, GA Area area
      Full-time
       
      5001 to 10000 employees
      College / University
      $90,000
      per year
      A Research Engineer in the Minneapolis-St. Paul, MN Area area reported making $90,000 per year
      Additional Pay
      $7k profit sharing
      Job Highlights
      3-4 years experience
      Minneapolis-St. Paul, MN Area area
      Full-time
       
      10000+ employees
      Company - Public
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