Alternate Job Titles: Senior Materials Engineer, Materials Engineer III
How much does a Materials Engineer III make? The median annual Materials Engineer III salary is $88,090, as of April 27, 2017, with a range usually between $78,454-$98,887, however this can vary widely depending on a variety of factors. Our team of Certified Compensation Professionals has analyzed survey data collected from thousands of HR departments at companies of all sizes and industries to present this range of annual salaries for people with the job title Materials Engineer III in the United States.
This chart describes the expected percentage of people who perform the job of Materials Engineer III in the United States that make less than that annual salary. For example the median expected annual pay for a typical Materials Engineer III in the United States is $88,090, so 50% of the people who perform the job of Materials Engineer III in the United States are expected to make less than $88,090.
Source: HR Reported data as of April 27, 2017
This chart describes the expected percentage of people who perform the job of Materials Engineer III that make less than that salary. For example 50% of the people who perform the job of Materials Engineer III are expected to make less than the median.
Source: HR Reported data as of May 2017
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. Reviews blueprints and specifications to determine the appropriate materials needed to achieve successful completion of initiatives. Requires a bachelor's degree in engineering and 4-6 years of experience in the field or in a related area. Familiar with a variety of the field's concepts, practices, and procedures. Relies on experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. Performs a variety of complicated tasks. May report to an executive or a manager. A wide degree of creativity and latitude is expected. View full job description