Research Engineer salary in US Midwest Region

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Based on 236 income tax records
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The average total salary for a Research Engineer is $75,500 per year. This is based on data from 236 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Research Engineer and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Research Engineer salary can vary between $29,000 to $143,500 depending on factors including education, skills, experience, employer & location. Read more
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Research Engineer salary by company

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Ford Motor Company, US Midwest Region
16 income tax records
$71K – $127K
US Department Of Defense, US Midwest Region
13 income tax records
$42K – $130K
State Of Kansas, US Midwest Region
17 income tax records
$28K – $111K

Research Engineer demographics in US Midwest Region

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49% are single
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51% are married
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34% have kids
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52% own a home

Effective Tax Rates for Research Engineers in US Midwest Region

236 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a research engineer in US Midwest Region is $75,500 per year. Research engineer salaries in US Midwest Region can vary between $29,000 to $143,500 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 236 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as research engineer.

The following companies offer the highest salaries for research engineers in US Midwest Region: Ford Motor Company ($101,000 a year), US Department of Defense ($96,000 a year), and State of Kansas ($58,500 a year).

The following cities offer the highest salaries for research engineers in US Midwest Region: Detroit Metro Area, MI ($103,000 a year), Dayton Metro Area, OH ($92,500 a year), and Chicago Metro Area, IL ($83,000 a year).
Total salary amounts here include total taxable wages, tips, prizes and other compensation. Salaries here are not representative of the total population and may reflect different levels of experience or education. Learn more
Total salary ranges shown here exclude outliers.