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Metallurgical Engineer III in the United States

How much does a Metallurgical Engineer III earn in the United States? The average Metallurgical Engineer III salary in the United States is $85,658 as of March 28, 2019, but the range typically falls between $79,180 and $93,195. 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 and initiates processes for the manufacturing of metals from ores and for the operation of the related production equipment. Performs analysis and tests to aid in the development of new and improved metals and alloys as well as their applications to various products. Requires a bachelor's degree of in engineering. Typically reports to an executive or a manager. Contributes to moderately complex aspects of a project. Work is generally independent and collaborative in nature. Typically requires 4 to 7 years of related experience.

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    Metallurgical Engineer II

    2 - 4 years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

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    Metallurgical Engineer III

    4 - 7 years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

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    Metallurgical Engineer IV

    7 + years experience
    Master's Degree

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