ENGINEER SALARY IN GERMANY

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Average gross salary for Engineer GROSS SALARY
EUR 55,467
Average gorss salary (USD) for Engineer GROSS SALARY (USD)
US$ 67,378
Average net salary for Engineer NET SALARY
EUR 34,561
The most typical salary for Engineer MOST TYPICAL GROSS
EUR 52,266
  Updated: 01 May 2020   Diff. gross vs. net: 37%
  Salary entries: 96

Engineer Earnings in Germany

Average salary for Engineer in Germany is EUR 55,467.

Average take home earning is EUR 34,561 (Net).

The most typical salary is EUR 52,266 (Gross).

These data are from our visitors surveys (96 individual salaries).

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Percentage of people Earn this salary or more
12 % EUR 82,319
20 % EUR 73,157
35 % EUR 62,266
64 % EUR 52,266
89 % EUR 44,064
99 % EUR 33,450
100 % EUR 20,000
City Avg. gross salary (USD) Salary entries
München EUR 54,310 US$ 65,545 25
Stuttgart EUR 52,200 US$ 63,798 15
Berlin EUR 58,833 US$ 74,956 09
Frankfurt am Main EUR 60,100 US$ 69,193 08
Köln EUR 56,712 US$ 68,914 08
Hamburg EUR 56,371 US$ 69,371 07
Düsseldorf EUR 54,250 US$ 66,353 04
Dresden EUR 72,666 US$ 90,598 03

Salary entries from individual employees for Engineer in Germany

Below is the list of 96 individual salary profiles - all added on this website.

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(44/44)  STAFF ENGINEER


 Posted: 01 May 2020

Bachelors Degree, 8-12 years: "Semiconductor, semiconductors."
Individual GROSS salary:
EUR 82,000
US$ 90,939

(43/44)  PROTOTYPING SHOP MANAGER


 Posted: 09 Mar 2020

Bachelors Degree, 8-12 years: "Prototyping shop management."
Individual GROSS salary:
EUR 100,000
US$ 110,901

(42/44)  QUALITY ENGINEER


 Posted: 04 Mar 2020

Bachelors Degree, 8-12 years: "Supplier quality, bachelor's degree."
Individual GROSS salary:
EUR 74,000
US$ 82,067

(41/44)  PROJECT SOLUTION MANAGER


 Posted: 26 Jan 2020

Bachelors Degree, 2-4 years: "IT-Architecture, Data Analysis, Python, Docker, Machine Learning, Data Analysis, Python, Matlab, Desktop & Server distributions of Linux, Microsoft and Apple, Apache Webserver, mySQL, several CMS, HTML, CSS, LibreOffice Calc, Adobe Photoshop & InDesign, Gimp & Inkscape, Docker & toolset, Consul, ARM platform, Systemd, Linux, Git, Bash."
Individual GROSS salary:
EUR 54,500
US$ 60,441

(40/44)  COMMISSIONING AUTOMATION ENGINEER


 Posted: 19 Jan 2020

Bachelors Degree education, 8-12 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
EUR 50,000
US$ 55,451

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(39/44)  ELECTRICAL


 Posted: 09 Jan 2020

Bachelors Degree, 4-8 years: "Electrical engineer 5 years uae experience."
Individual GROSS salary:
EUR 82,552
US$ 91,551

(38/44)  PROJECT ENGINEER


 Posted: 09 Jan 2020

Bachelors Degree, 1-2 years: "Substitute for colleagues and project management."
Individual GROSS salary:
EUR 46,700
US$ 51,791

(37/44)  SOFTWARE ENGINEER


 Posted: 28 Oct 2019

Bachelors Degree, 4-8 years: "Software Engineer."
Individual GROSS salary:
EUR 63,000
US$ 76,069

(36/44)  SW DEV ENG


 Posted: 10 Oct 2019

Masters Degree, 0-1 year: "C++, automotive."
Individual GROSS salary:
EUR 60,000
US$ 72,446

(35/44)  ENGINEER


 Posted: 24 Sep 2019

Bachelors Degree, 4-8 years: "Electronics engineer."
Individual GROSS salary:
EUR 60,000
US$ 72,446

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(34/44)  NPI ENEGINEER


 Posted: 03 Sep 2019

Bachelors Degree, 12-16 years: "NpI development projects."
Individual GROSS salary:
EUR 70,000
US$ 84,521

(33/44)  R&D ENGINEER


 Posted: 02 Sep 2019

Masters Degree, 0-1 year: "Research and development engineer."
Individual GROSS salary:
EUR 51,000
US$ 61,579

(32/44)  PROJECT ENGINEER


 Posted: 23 Jul 2019

Bachelors Degree, 8-12 years: "Planning, new business opportunities, project management."
Individual GROSS salary:
EUR 60,000
US$ 72,446

(31/44)  FUNCTIONAL ENGINEER


 Posted: 17 Jul 2019

Bachelors Degree, 4-8 years: "Designing Functional Architecture for Train Control Systems."
Individual GROSS salary:
EUR 80,000
US$ 96,595

(30/44)  ENGINEER


 Posted: 03 Jul 2019

Bachelors Degree, 20+ years: "Project Engineer."
Individual GROSS salary:
EUR 54,000
US$ 65,202

(29/44)  SENIOR


 Posted: 01 Jul 2019

Bachelors Degree, 4-8 years: "Plant layout and piping engineer."
Individual GROSS salary:
EUR 60,000
US$ 72,446

(28/44)  AEROPSPACE ENGINEER


 Posted: 25 Jun 2019

Masters Degree, 4-8 years: "Software engineer."
Individual GROSS salary:
EUR 40,000
US$ 48,298

(27/44)  PROJECT DESIGNER


 Posted: 22 Jun 2019

Masters Degree, 2-4 years: "I have been working 4,5 years in a big manufacturer company doing audio systems and I have been doing project design and technical support on project I followed. Now I am freelancing in the same field."
Individual GROSS salary:
EUR 53,000
US$ 63,994

(26/44)  EMBEDDED SOFTWARE DEVELOPER


 Posted: 13 Jun 2019

Bachelors Degree, 8-12 years: "Embedded software development."
Individual GROSS salary:
EUR 65,000
US$ 78,483

(25/44)  SPACECRAFT CONTROLLER


 Posted: 11 May 2019

Masters Degree, 2-4 years: "Aerospace Engineer."
Individual GROSS salary:
EUR 49,800
US$ 60,130

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(24/44)  PRODUCT ENGINEER


 Posted: 08 May 2019

Masters Degree, 0-1 year: "Contributing to design and production process optimisation."
Individual GROSS salary:
EUR 45,000
US$ 54,335

(23/44)  PRODUCTION ENGINEER


 Posted: 21 Mar 2019

Masters Degree, 2-4 years: "Process optimisation, Quality assurance."
Individual GROSS salary:
EUR 48,000
US$ 57,957

(22/44)  CONTROL ENGINEERING


 Posted: 14 Mar 2019

Masters Degree, 2-4 years: "COMMISSIONING, START-UPs, TRAVELLING."
Individual GROSS salary:
EUR 50,000
US$ 60,372

(21/44)  QUALITY ASSURANCE TESTER


 Posted: 12 Mar 2019

Bachelors Degree, 1-2 years: "Software Quality Assurance tester."
Individual GROSS salary:
EUR 50,000
US$ 60,372

(20/44)  SIMULATION ENGINEER


 Posted: 27 Feb 2019

Masters Degree, 2-4 years: "Development of physical models in Simulink."
Individual GROSS salary:
EUR 60,000
US$ 72,446

(19/44)  TELECOMMUNICATION ENGINEER


 Posted: 22 Jan 2019

Masters Degree, 2-4 years: "System Engineer."
Individual GROSS salary:
EUR 49,200
US$ 59,406

(18/44)  PROJECT ENGINEER


 Posted: 02 Jan 2019

Masters Degree, 1-2 years: "Project planning and optimization."
Individual GROSS salary:
EUR 55,000
US$ 66,409

(17/44)  AEROSPACE ENGINEER


 Posted: 13 Nov 2018

Masters Degree, 0-1 year: "Analysis design."
Individual GROSS salary:
EUR 45,000
US$ 54,335

(16/44)  ECONOMIC ENGINEER


 Posted: 09 Nov 2018

Bachelors Degree, 0-1 year: "Mix of economic studies and engineering."
Individual GROSS salary:
EUR 50,400
US$ 60,855

(15/44)  ELECTRICAL ENGINEER


 Posted: 03 Oct 2018

Masters Degree, 1-2 years: "I am a robotics and automation engineer."
Individual GROSS salary:
EUR 50,000
US$ 60,372

(14/44)  SOFTWARE INTEGRATION ENGINEER


 Posted: 16 Sep 2018

Masters Degree, 8-12 years: "Integration of functions."
Individual GROSS salary:
EUR 73,100
US$ 88,264

(13/44)  EMBEDDED SW ENGINEER


 Posted: 04 Sep 2018

Masters Degree, 4-8 years: "Embedded software developpement."
Individual GROSS salary:
EUR 58,000
US$ 70,031

(12/44)  CAD DESIGNER


 Posted: 16 Jul 2018

Bachelors Degree, 8-12 years: "Creation of 2D and 3D."
Individual GROSS salary:
EUR 50,000
US$ 60,372

(11/44)  REGIONAL MANAGER


 Posted: 22 Jun 2018

Masters Degree, 12-16 years: "Mine Planning and reserve estimation."
Individual GROSS salary:
EUR 112,000
US$ 135,233

(10/44)  CUSTOMER ENGINEER


 Posted: 02 May 2018

Masters Degree, 2-4 years: "Customer projects definition, CAPEX, BOM cost, Engineering Effort, Status updates to Management."
Individual GROSS salary:
EUR 70,000
US$ 84,521

(9/44)  PROCESS ENGINEER


 Posted: 20 Apr 2018

Masters Degree, 20+ years: "Operations of pilot plant."
Individual GROSS salary:
EUR 78,000
US$ 94,180

(8/44)  EMBEDDED SOFTWARE ENGINEER


 Posted: 21 Mar 2018

Masters Degree, 2-4 years: "Embedded Software Engineer for Embedded Devices."
Individual GROSS salary:
EUR 45,000
US$ 54,335

(7/44)  GLOBAL CONFIGURATION MANAGER


 Posted: 21 Mar 2018

Masters Degree, 2-4 years: "Global Configuration Manager."
Individual GROSS salary:
EUR 62,000
US$ 74,861

(6/44)  VALIDATION ENGINEER


 Posted: 20 Mar 2018

Doctorate Degree education, 2-4 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
EUR 50,000
US$ 60,372

(5/44)  PROJECT ENGINEER


 Posted: 13 Jan 2018

Bachelors Degree, 12-16 years: "Project engineering for automotive parts."
Individual GROSS salary:
EUR 90,000
US$ 108,669

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(4/44)  WEB ENGINEER


 Posted: 11 Jan 2018

Bachelors Degree, 4-8 years: "Working on the web, in ecommerce because it is so much fun every day."
Individual GROSS salary:
EUR 60,000
US$ 72,446

(3/44)  EEE ENGINEER


 Posted: 11 Nov 2017

Bachelors Degree, 8-12 years: "Approve eee component against escc standard."
Individual GROSS salary:
EUR 85,000
US$ 91,329

(2/44)  CUSTOMER SERVICE ENGINEER


 Posted: 19 Sep 2017

Bachelors Degree, 2-4 years: "Service, maintenance, installation of medical instruments."
Individual GROSS salary:
EUR 55,000
US$ 59,095

(1/44)  CALIBRATION ENGINEER


 Posted: 23 Aug 2017

Masters Degree, 4-8 years: "Started as SW Engineer in automotive sector in Italy, relocated to Germany as Calibration Engineer."
Individual GROSS salary:
EUR 77,000
US$ 82,733

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  SALARY BY LEVEL   ENGINEER   GERMANY

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Salary levels Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
115K US$ 135,233 EUR 112,000
01
95K US$ 116,629 EUR 92,500
02
105K US$ 110,901 EUR 100,000
01
85K US$ 94,714 EUR 82,319
08
75K US$ 86,870 EUR 73,157
07
65K US$ 74,964 EUR 62,266
15
55K US$ 63,905 EUR 52,266
27
45K US$ 54,653 EUR 44,064
24
35K US$ 43,430 EUR 33,450
10
25K US$ 27,210 EUR 20,000
01

  SALARY BY GENDER   ENGINEER   GERMANY

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Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
Men US$ 67,918 EUR 56,545 81
Women US$ 63,479 EUR 51,900 06
N/A US$ 65,120 EUR 48,144 09

  SALARY BY EDUCATION   ENGINEER   GERMANY

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Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
Doctorate Degree US$ 65,407 EUR 53,333 03
Masters Degree US$ 64,571 EUR 52,252 56
Bachelors Degree US$ 71,785 EUR 60,506 37

Engineer workers holding Bachelors Degree degrees enjoy the highest average gross salaries in Germany. With an earned Bachelors Degree, they grosses EUR 60,506. While Engineer workers with Masters Degree education earn the least, with an average gross income of EUR 52,252. This is 11.17% lower of what Bachelors Degree degree holders earn.


  SALARY BY EXPERIENCE   ENGINEER   GERMANY

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Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
20+ Years US$ 79,691 EUR 66,000 02
12-16 Years US$ 109,474 EUR 90,666 03
8-12 Years US$ 82,500 EUR 69,675 16
4-8 Years US$ 69,334 EUR 57,286 25
2-4 Years US$ 62,359 EUR 50,770 20
1-2 Years US$ 56,906 EUR 46,730 10
0-1 Year US$ 55,545 EUR 44,562 20

Engineer workers in Germany with more years of work experience outperform their counterparts with less experience. Workers with 12-16 Years of experience earn a gross average of EUR 90,666 compared to EUR 44,562 for their counterparts with 0-1 Year of experience. The difference between workers with 12-16 Years of experience and 0-1 Year is 97.09%.


  SALARY BY AGE   ENGINEER   GERMANY

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Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
51-56 US$ 94,180 EUR 78,000 01
39-44 US$ 121,951 EUR 101,000 02
33-38 US$ 72,723 EUR 62,344 18
27-32 US$ 67,947 EUR 56,014 45
22-26 US$ 56,908 EUR 46,937 20
16-21 US$ 39,343 EUR 30,000 01
N/A US$ 65,120 EUR 48,144 09
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  SALARY BY JOB TYPE   ENGINEER   GERMANY

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Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
Permanent US$ 67,861 EUR 55,802 75
Contract US$ 66,646 EUR 55,478 14
Self Employed US$ 61,774 EUR 54,333 03
Part Time US$ 65,086 EUR 50,000 04
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  SALARY BY CITY   ENGINEER   GERMANY

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# Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
1. Dresden Engineer in Dresden US$ 90,598 EUR 72,666 03
2. Bremen Engineer in Bremen US$ 84,194 EUR 70,000 03
3. Frankfurt am Main Engineer in Frankfurt am Main US$ 69,193 EUR 60,100 08
4. Berlin Engineer in Berlin US$ 74,956 EUR 58,833 09
5. Köln Engineer in Köln US$ 68,914 EUR 56,712 08
6. Hamburg Engineer in Hamburg US$ 69,371 EUR 56,371 07
7. München Engineer in München US$ 65,545 EUR 54,310 25
8. Düsseldorf Engineer in Düsseldorf US$ 66,353 EUR 54,250 04
9. Stuttgart Engineer in Stuttgart US$ 63,798 EUR 52,200 15
10. Mannheim Engineer in Mannheim US$ 64,657 EUR 51,900 03

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  SALARY BY COUNTRY    ENGINEER

# Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
1. United States United States Engineer US$ 80,687 US$ 80,687 236
2. Austria Austria Engineer in Austria US$ 73,047 EUR 60,002 28
3. Germany Germany US$ 67,378 EUR 55,467 96
4. United Kingdom United Kingdom Engineer in United Kingdom US$ 57,968 GBP 39,620 67
5. France France Engineer in France US$ 55,059 EUR 44,300 43
6. Belgium Belgium Engineer in Belgium US$ 54,643 EUR 45,466 50
7. Russia Russia Engineer in Russia US$ 36,799 RUB 1,767,200 15
8. China China Engineer in China US$ 28,797 CNY 183,281 45
9. India India Engineer in India US$ 14,518 INR 912,582 234

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