How much does an Automotive Test Engineer make? The average Automotive Test Engineer salary is $66,738 as of October 28, 2020, but the salary range typically falls between $58,606 and $73,822. 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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CTR Corporation - Newport News , VA
AUTOMOTIVE MANUFACTURING LOCATION: NEWPORT NEWS, VA Relocation Assistance is Offered * Great ... Seeking an Electrical Engineer Level 2, 3 or Senior, who will research, develop, design and test ...
ZipRecruiter - 8 days ago
Keltia Design, Inc. - Sterling , VA
... Automotive, Phrma, Food & Beverage and Medical Device industries on a permanent and contractual ... Develop requirements-based test procedures. Perform technical problem resolution. Ensure quality of ...
Monster - 77 days ago
Psionic, LLC - Hampton , VA
We are adding an experienced, motivated, fast-paced Systems Engineer and Modeling and Simulation ... Experience with automotive sensor development is desired, as well as experience in model-based ...
ZipRecruiter - 69 days ago
Psionic, LLC - Hampton , VA
We are adding a seasoned, motivated, fast-paced Systems Engineer and Product Architect to help ... Experience with automotive sensor development is also important. As important will be your ability ...
ZipRecruiter - 85 days ago
Cox Communications Inc - Norfolk , VA
Construction, Engineering, Network or Field Technical Operations) or academic equivalent training ... Our primary divisions - Cox Communications and Cox Automotive - are driving a new wave of ...
Cox Corporate - 14 days ago
Psionic, LLC - Hampton , VA
Job Description The Global Engineering Unit within Psionic has an exciting opportunity for a high ... Our designs must perform under stringent automobile (aeronautical and space) environmental ...
ZipRecruiter - 43 days ago

Automotive Test Engineer Salary in Major Cities

This chart shows the salary comparison for Automotive Test Engineer between major cities. San Francisco City consistently ranks #1 as of October 28, 2020. Click on the chart to see the detail salary data for Automotive Test Engineer in each city.
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City Name Average Salary
San Francisco, CA $83,423
Washington, DC $74,293
Miami, FL $64,970
Chicago, IL $70,802
Boston, MA $75,194
New York, NY $80,286
Dallas, TX $66,304
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Average Base Salary

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Average Total Cash Compensation

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What is the average salary for Automotive Test Engineer in 2020?
These charts show the average base salary (core compensation), as well as the average total cash compensation for the job of Automotive Test Engineer in the United States. The base salary for Automotive Test Engineer ranges from $58,606 to $73,822 with the average base salary of $66,738. The total cash compensation, which includes base, and annual incentives, can vary anywhere from $58,829 to $73,872 with the average total cash compensation of $67,675.
Average Salary Average Salary Range
Base Salary $66,738 $58,606 - $73,822
Bonus $936 $223 - $50
Total Pay $67,675 $58,829 - $73,872
* Base Salary represents gross income before taxes and deductions. It does not include additional pay such as benefits, bonuses, profit sharing or commissions.
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What's the difference between Automotive Engineer and Automotive Test Engineer?
According to our latest salary estimation on October 28, 2020. The average salary of Automotive Test Engineer is $66,738, and the average salary of Automotive Engineer is $71,398. The average salary of Automotive Engineer is higher than Automotive Test Engineer. ( 2020-10-28 salary.com )
I am an Automotive Test Engineer, which location’s salary is higher, Barnstable, MA or New Britain, CT?
New Britain, CT typically sees higher pay than Barnstable, MA for Automotive Test Engineer. an Automotive Test Engineer Salary in New Britain, CT is $72,078 as of October 28, 2020; an Automotive Test Engineer Salary in Barnstable, MA is $70,377 as of October 28, 2020. ( 2020-10-28 salary.com )
Why does the salary of an Automotive Test Engineer vary from city to city?
The cost of living is tied to salaries. If the expenses are higher in a particular city, then the wage level will be higher as well to afford the people can opportunity to live there. This is why you're always going to make more money in New York City for example, than in a small town. ( 2020-10-28 salary.com )
What are the Pay Factors for Automotive Test Engineer?
Salary ranges for an Automotive Test Engineer can vary widely, depending on the city and several other pay factors, including (but not limited to) education level, certifications, additional skills, and work experience. Click here to view Eight Factors That Can Affect Your Pay ( 2020-10-28 salary.com )
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Last Update: October 28, 2020