How much does a Senior Design Engineer make in the United States? The average Senior Design Engineer salary in the United States is $103,670 as of August 27, 2021, but the range typically falls between $96,260 and $115,100. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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25% $96,260 10% $89,514 90% $125,506 75% $115,100 $103,670 50%(Median)
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Fenix Group, Inc. - Chantilly, VA

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The Senior Design Engineer may evaluate products, parts, or processes for cost efficiency and reliability and ensure project completion. Designs new products and makes improvements to existing products. Being a Senior Design Engineer requires a bachelor's degree in area of specialty. Works with other members of the engineering staff to ensure that production is completed in a timely manner. In addition, Senior Design Engineer typically reports to a supervisor or manager. Working as a Senior Design Engineer typically requires 4 to 7 years of related experience. Contributes to moderately complex aspects of a project. Work is generally independent and collaborative in nature. (Copyright 2021 Salary.com)

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