How much does an Engineer II make in the United States? The average Engineer II salary in the United States is $84,969 as of May 25, 2023, but the range typically falls between $78,182 and $92,597. 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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Job Description for Engineer II

Engineer II 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 II assists more senior engineers in the preparation of plans, designs, computation methods and reports. Requires a bachelor's degree of engineering. Additionally, Engineer II typically reports to a supervisor or manager. The Engineer II gains exposure to some of the complex tasks within the job function. Occasionally directed in several aspects of the work. To be an Engineer II typically requires 2 to 4 years of related experience. (Copyright 2023 View full job description

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