Salary for
Design Engineer II in the United States

How much does a Design Engineer II earn in the United States? The average Design Engineer II salary in the United States is $75,212 as of March 28, 2019, but the range typically falls between $68,278 and $83,579. 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.  View Cost of Living in Major Cities

Job Description

Designs of new products and improvements to existing products. Researches and evaluates products, parts, or processes for cost efficiency and reliability. Analyzes test results and recommends appropriate design changes. Coordinates with other engineering staff to complete projects. Requires a bachelor's degree. Typically reports to a supervisor or manager. Gaining exposure to some of the complex tasks within the job function. Occasionally directed in several aspects of the work. Typically requires 2 to 4 years of related experience.

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    Design Engineer I

    0 - 2 years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

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    Design Engineer II

    2 - 4 years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

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    Design Engineer III

    4 - 7 years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

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