How much does a Graduate Engineer make in the United States? The average Graduate Engineer salary in the United States is $60,462 as of May 27, 2021, but the salary range typically falls between $56,075 and $68,210. 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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Dominion Energy - Richmond , VA
... and a post-graduate engineering degree from an institution where the undergraduate degree in the same engineering discipline is ABET accredited based on the year the engineering program was ...
Dominion Energy - 18 days ago
GE Energy Power Conversion USA Inc. - Glen Allen , VA
GE Field Engineering Program or Direct Hire graduate * Maintenance and repair experience on GE and Non-GE marine and industrial gear sets * Maintenance and repair experience on GE and Non-GE motors ...
Upward.net - 4 days ago
Innovative Refrigeration Systems - Waynesboro , VA
This job is perfect for a recent graduate from an accredited engineering program. Why work for us? We can offer you a career path and training to advance your career to the next level! We offer ...
Glassdoor - 6 days ago
Math, Physics, or Engineering fundamentals. * Proficiency or ability to quickly learn JavaScript, APIs, SQL/NoSQL, and New Technologies. * High Energy / Attitude. Come experience why so many ...
LinkedIn - 43 days ago
Core Group Resources - Newport News , VA
Founded by a service academy graduate who has offshore experience, Core Group Resources expertise ... For more information contact us 281 347 4700. Sr. Project Engineer - Newport News, VA Job Summary ...
LinkedIn - 49 days ago
NTS - National Technical Systems - Rustburg , VA
NTS is seeking a recent BSEE or Physics graduate to perform in the capacity of EMI Test Technician ... We have been referred to as the "Disneyland of Engineering" because of the testing we perform and ...
LinkedIn - 22 days ago

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