How much does a Materials Engineer III make in the United States? The average Materials Engineer III salary in the United States is $95,017 as of July 27, 2020, but the range typically falls between $84,638 and $106,679. 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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Materials Engineer III plans for the most cost-effective utilization of materials. Applies knowledge of material science to recommend engineering and manufacturing changes to attain design objectives in the most economical manner possible. Being a Materials Engineer III reviews blueprints and specifications to determine the appropriate materials needed to achieve successful completion of initiatives. Requires a bachelor's degree in engineering. Additionally, Materials Engineer III typically reports to a manager. The Materials Engineer III work is generally independent and collaborative in nature. Contributes to moderately complex aspects of a project. To be a Materials Engineer III typically requires 4 -7 years of related experience. (Copyright 2020 Salary.com)... View full job description

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Skills associated with Materials Engineer III: Finite Element Analysis (FEA), Materials Requirement Planning (MRP), Material Science, Applied Physics ...More

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