CAE Designer IV Salary in the United States

How much does a CAE Designer IV make hourly in the United States? The average hourly wage for a CAE Designer IV in the United States is $62 as of April 26, 2022, but the range typically falls between $53 and $69. Hourly rate 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 the Cost of Living in Major Cities

Job Description

Utilizes computer-aided engineering (CAE) software tools to support and optimize the design engineering process for products, components, or structures. Creates prototypes, layouts and models for product components, a system, or a manufacturing process using CAE tools. Performs analysis to find flaws or inefficiencies in designs and to model solutions. Collects and assembles data. Employs CAE tools to enable benchmarking, concept design, prototype development, simulation, and testing protocols. Requires a bachelor's degree in engineering or related discipline. Typically reports to a manager. Work is highly independent. May assume a team lead role for the work group. A specialist on complex technical and business matters. Typically requires 7+ years of related experience. (Copyright 2022 Salary.com)

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    CAE Designer III

    4 - 7 years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

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    CAE Designer IV

    7 + years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

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    CAE Design Supervisor

    3 - 5 years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

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