How much does an Engineer I make in the United States? The average Engineer I salary in the United States is $74,086 as of August 27, 2023, but the range typically falls between $68,940 and $81,435. 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, helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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Engineer I Salaries by Percentile
Percentile Salary Location Last Updated
10th Percentile Engineer I Salary $64,255 US August 27, 2023
25th Percentile Engineer I Salary $68,940 US August 27, 2023
50th Percentile Engineer I Salary $74,086 US August 27, 2023
75th Percentile Engineer I Salary $81,435 US August 27, 2023
90th Percentile Engineer I Salary $88,126 US August 27, 2023
25% $68,940 10% $64,255 90% $88,126 75% $81,435 $74,086 50%(Median) Didn’t find job title? Click
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Job Description for Engineer I

Engineer I assists in design, development, implementation, and analysis of technical products and systems. Performs simple and routine engineering design tasks with standard techniques. Being an Engineer I assists more senior engineers in the preparation of plans, designs, computation methods and reports. Requires a bachelor's degree of engineering. Additionally, Engineer I typically reports to a supervisor or manager. The Engineer I works on projects/matters of limited complexity in a support role. Work is closely managed. To be an Engineer I typically requires 0-2 years of related experience. (Copyright 2023 View full job description

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