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Research Engineer Salary
in Maryland, United States

$118,407 (USD)

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Salary Recap

The average pay for a Research Engineer is $118,407 a year and $57 an hour in Maryland, United States. The average salary range for a Research Engineer is between $82,875 and $147,079. On average, a Doctorate Degree is the highest level of education for a Research Engineer. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Maryland, United States.

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Job Summary

  • Plans and researches in field or specialization of an engineering discipline to discover facts, or performs research directed toward investigation, evaluation, and application of known engineering theories and principles.
  • Performs or oversees and studies results of engineering personnel performing complex engineering experiments to test, prove, or modify theoretical propositions on basis of research findings and experiences of others researching in related technological areas.

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2023:
5 Year Change:
16 %



Research Engineer Job Listings for Maryland, United States

Reliability Systems Engineer/ Reliability Centered Maintenance Manager
Dec 15
Gaithersburg, MD, USA
MedImmune is the worldwide biologics research and development arm of AstraZeneca. Here, you'll have ... The Reliability Systems Engineer is responsible for developing the strategic approach to ...
Sr. Principal Mechanical Engineer
Oct 3
Beltsville, MD, USA
Advanced Technology and Research Corporation
... paced R&D environment. Lead project teams through generating conceptual ideas to design ... Oversee and manage work of junior engineering staff and provide mentorship and guidance. EDUCATION ...
Sonar Development Engineer
Dec 5
Laurel, United States
Johns Hopkins Applied Physics Laboratory (APL)
... scientific research and development, located midway between Baltimore and Washington, DC., is ... Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering, Physics, Applied Mathematics, Computer Engineering ...
Research Scientist- Software Defined Radio (SDR)
Oct 11
College Park, United States
Our team of engineers, analysts, developers, investigators, integrators and architects work tirelessly to create innovative solutions. We continually push ourselves--to respond, to adapt, to go ...
Senior Human Factors / User Experience (UX) Software Developer
Oct 26
Patuxent River, MD, USA
Scientific Research Corporation
Scientific Research Corporation is an advanced information technology engineering company that provides innovative products and services to government and private industry, as well as independent ...