How much does a Materials Engineer V make in the United States? The average Materials Engineer V salary in the United States is $140,644 as of May 27, 2021, but the range typically falls between $121,302 and $167,743. 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 Materials Engineer V

Materials Engineer V 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 V 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 V typically reports to a manager or head of a unit/department. To be a Materials Engineer V typically requires 10+ years of related experience. Works on advanced, complex technical projects or business issues requiring state of the art technical or industry knowledge. Works autonomously. Goals are generally communicated in "solution" or project goal terms. May provide a leadership role for the work group through knowledge in the area of specialization. (Copyright 2021 Salary.com)... View full job description

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Skills associated with Materials Engineer V: Applied Physics, Performance Analysis, Materials Requirement Planning (MRP), Material Science ...More

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