How much does a Design Engineer II make in San Jose, CA? The average Design Engineer II salary in San Jose, CA is $98,155 as of December 28, 2020, but the range typically falls between $89,107 and $109,079. 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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Job Description for Design Engineer II

Design Engineer II designs of new products and improvements to existing products. Researches and evaluates products, parts, or processes for cost efficiency and reliability. Being a Design Engineer II analyzes test results and recommends appropriate design changes. Coordinates with other engineering staff to complete projects. Additionally, Design Engineer II requires a bachelor's degree. Typically reports to a supervisor or manager. The Design Engineer II gains exposure to some of the complex tasks within the job function. Occasionally directed in several aspects of the work. To be a Design Engineer II typically requires 2 to 4 years of related experience. (Copyright 2021 Salary.com)... View full job description

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