RESEARCH ENGINEER SALARY IN JAPAN

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Average gross salary for Research Engineer GROSS SALARY
JPY 5,487,500
Average gorss salary (USD) for Research Engineer GROSS SALARY (USD)
US$ 56,413
Average net salary for Research Engineer NET SALARY
JPY 4,325,000
The most typical salary for Research Engineer MOST TYPICAL GROSS
JPY 7,290,000
  Updated: 14 Jan 2020   Diff. gross vs. net: 21%
  Salary entries: 12

Research Engineer Earnings in Japan

Average salary for Research Engineer in Japan is JPY 5,487,500.

Average take home earning is JPY 4,325,000 (Net).

The most typical salary is JPY 7,290,000 (Gross).

These data are from our visitors surveys (12 individual salaries).

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Percentage of people Earn this salary or more
42 % JPY 7,290,000
58 % JPY 5,900,000
83 % JPY 4,666,666
100 % JPY 1,800,000
100 % JPY 1,800,000
City Avg. gross salary (USD) Salary entries
Tokyo JPY 5,781,250 US$ 57,066 08

Salary entries from individual employees for Research Engineer in Japan

Below is the list of 12 individual salary profiles - all added on this website.

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(3/3)  POSTDOCTORAL RESEARCHER


 Posted: 14 Jan 2020

Doctorate Degree, 2-4 years: "PCR, Western Blotting, IFA, Animal experiment. NGS, data analysis and other molecular lab techiques."
Individual GROSS salary:
JPY 4,500,000
US$ 41,152

(2/3)  CAE ENGINEER


 Posted: 03 May 2018

Masters Degree, 8-12 years: "FEA analysis and research."
Individual GROSS salary:
JPY 9,000,000
US$ 79,808

(1/3)  VEHICLE TEST ENGINEER


 Posted: 27 Jun 2017

Masters Degree, 8-12 years: "Vehicle test and tuning of brake system software."
Individual GROSS salary:
JPY 7,000,000
US$ 62,599

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  SALARY BY LEVEL   RESEARCH ENGINEER   JAPAN

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Salary levels Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
75K US$ 76,199 JPY 7,290,000
05
65K US$ 62,634 JPY 5,900,000
02
45K US$ 43,689 JPY 4,666,666
03
25K US$ 21,959 JPY 1,800,000
01
15K US$ 17,661 JPY 1,800,000
01

  SALARY BY GENDER   RESEARCH ENGINEER   JAPAN

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Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
Men US$ 62,358 JPY 6,591,666 06
Women US$ 29,407 JPY 3,150,000 02
N/A US$ 60,997 JPY 5,000,000 04

  SALARY BY EDUCATION   RESEARCH ENGINEER   JAPAN

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Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
Doctorate Degree US$ 51,480 JPY 4,768,750 08
Masters Degree US$ 66,278 JPY 6,925,000 04

Research Engineer workers holding Masters Degree degrees enjoy the highest average gross salaries in Japan. With an earned Masters Degree, they grosses JPY 6,925,000. While Research Engineer workers with Doctorate Degree education earn the least, with an average gross income of JPY 4,768,750. This is 28.75% lower of what Masters Degree degree holders earn.


  SALARY BY EXPERIENCE   RESEARCH ENGINEER   JAPAN

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Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
20+ Years US$ 42,846 JPY 4,000,000 01
8-12 Years US$ 63,158 JPY 7,166,666 03
4-8 Years US$ 59,922 JPY 5,000,000 04
2-4 Years US$ 41,152 JPY 4,500,000 01
1-2 Years US$ 42,314 JPY 3,300,000 02
0-1 Year US$ 79,160 JPY 9,250,000 01

Research Engineer workers in Japan with more years of work experience outperform their counterparts with less experience. Workers with 0-1 Year of experience earn a gross average of JPY 9,250,000 compared to JPY 4,500,000 for their counterparts with 2-4 Years of experience. The difference between workers with 0-1 Year of experience and 2-4 Years is 92.36%.


  SALARY BY AGE   RESEARCH ENGINEER   JAPAN

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Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
69-74 US$ 42,846 JPY 4,000,000 01
33-38 US$ 61,186 JPY 6,833,333 03
27-32 US$ 51,640 JPY 5,337,500 04
N/A US$ 60,997 JPY 5,000,000 04
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  SALARY BY JOB TYPE   RESEARCH ENGINEER   JAPAN

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Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
Permanent US$ 59,638 JPY 5,883,333 06
Contract US$ 55,256 JPY 5,310,000 05
Self Employed US$ 42,846 JPY 4,000,000 01
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  SALARY BY CITY   RESEARCH ENGINEER   JAPAN

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# Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
1. Tokyo Research Engineer in Tokyo US$ 57,066 JPY 5,781,250 08

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  SALARY BY COUNTRY    RESEARCH ENGINEER

# Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
1. United States United States Research Engineer US$ 85,569 US$ 85,569 37
2. Australia Australia Research Engineer in Australia US$ 80,751 AU$ 87,428 07
3. Germany Germany Research Engineer in Germany US$ 74,543 EUR 60,857 44
4. Mexico Mexico Research Engineer in Mexico US$ 64,953 MXN 966,086 06
5. Japan Japan US$ 56,413 JPY 5,487,500 12
6. United Kingdom United Kingdom Research Engineer in United Kingdom US$ 53,363 GBP 37,835 14
7. Indonesia Indonesia Research Engineer in Indonesia US$ 43,502 IDR 582,438,016 05
8. Malaysia Malaysia Research Engineer in Malaysia US$ 20,079 MYR 68,788 21

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