RESEARCH ENGINEER SALARY IN SWITZERLAND

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Average gross salary for Research Engineer GROSS SALARY
CHF 90,529
Average gorss salary (USD) for Research Engineer GROSS SALARY (USD)
US$ 93,849
Average net salary for Research Engineer NET SALARY
CHF 68,674
The most typical salary for Research Engineer MOST TYPICAL GROSS
CHF 103,428
  Updated: 29 Jul 2020   Diff. gross vs. net: 24%
  Salary entries: 17

Research Engineer Earnings in Switzerland

Average salary for Research Engineer in Switzerland is CHF 90,529.

Average take home earning is CHF 68,674 (Net).

The most typical salary is CHF 103,428 (Gross).

These data are from our visitors surveys (17 individual salaries).

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Percentage of people Earn this salary or more
6 % CHF 122,000
12 % CHF 110,000
53 % CHF 103,428
76 % CHF 94,750
82 % CHF 70,000
94 % CHF 52,000
100 % CHF 30,001
City Avg. gross salary (USD) Salary entries
Lausanne CHF 86,250 US$ 89,554 08
Zurich CHF 99,142 US$ 102,681 07
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  SALARY BY LEVEL   RESEARCH ENGINEER   SWITZERLAND

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Salary levels Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
125K US$ 125,204 CHF 122,000
01
115K US$ 110,952 CHF 110,000
01
105K US$ 107,945 CHF 103,428
07
95K US$ 98,534 CHF 94,750
04
75K US$ 71,376 CHF 70,000
01
55K US$ 53,949 CHF 52,000
02
35K US$ 30,261 CHF 30,001
01

  SALARY BY GENDER   RESEARCH ENGINEER   SWITZERLAND

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Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
Men US$ 96,217 CHF 92,933 15
N/A US$ 76,096 CHF 72,500 02

  SALARY BY EDUCATION   RESEARCH ENGINEER   SWITZERLAND

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Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
Doctorate Degree US$ 101,446 CHF 97,444 09
Masters Degree US$ 82,924 CHF 80,000 05
Bachelors Degree US$ 89,270 CHF 87,333 03

Research Engineer workers holding Doctorate Degree degrees enjoy the highest average gross salaries in Switzerland. With an earned Doctorate Degree, they grosses CHF 97,444. While Research Engineer workers with Masters Degree education earn the least, with an average gross income of CHF 80,000. This is 22.34% lower of what Doctorate Degree degree holders earn.


  SALARY BY EXPERIENCE   RESEARCH ENGINEER   SWITZERLAND

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Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
16-20 Years US$ 125,204 CHF 122,000 01
8-12 Years US$ 94,813 CHF 94,000 01
4-8 Years US$ 107,849 CHF 99,000 02
2-4 Years US$ 87,035 CHF 83,200 05
1-2 Years US$ 92,046 CHF 90,666 03
0-1 Year US$ 89,683 CHF 87,400 05

Research Engineer workers in Switzerland with more years of work experience outperform their counterparts with less experience. Workers with 16-20 Years of experience earn a gross average of CHF 122,000 compared to CHF 83,200 for their counterparts with 2-4 Years of experience. The difference between workers with 16-20 Years of experience and 2-4 Years is 43.85%.


  SALARY BY AGE   RESEARCH ENGINEER   SWITZERLAND

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Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
39-44 US$ 125,204 CHF 122,000 01
33-38 US$ 112,326 CHF 106,000 02
27-32 US$ 100,527 CHF 97,000 08
22-26 US$ 72,294 CHF 71,000 04
N/A US$ 76,096 CHF 72,500 02
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  SALARY BY JOB TYPE   RESEARCH ENGINEER   SWITZERLAND

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Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
Permanent US$ 99,855 CHF 95,769 13
Contract US$ 74,331 CHF 73,500 04
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  SALARY BY CITY   RESEARCH ENGINEER   SWITZERLAND

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# Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
1. Zurich Research Engineer in Zurich US$ 102,681 CHF 99,142 07
2. Lausanne Research Engineer in Lausanne US$ 89,554 CHF 86,250 08

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  SALARY BY COUNTRY    RESEARCH ENGINEER

# Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
1. Switzerland Switzerland US$ 93,849 CHF 90,529 17
2. United States United States Research Engineer US$ 85,569 US$ 85,569 37
3. Australia Australia Research Engineer in Australia US$ 80,751 AU$ 87,428 07
4. Germany Germany Research Engineer in Germany US$ 74,217 EUR 60,705 45
5. Mexico Mexico Research Engineer in Mexico US$ 64,953 MXN 966,086 06
6. Norway Norway Research Engineer in Norway US$ 61,739 NOK 459,900 14
7. Canada Canada Research Engineer in Canada US$ 60,091 CA$ 67,452 15
8. Finland Finland Research Engineer in Finland US$ 53,467 EUR 43,257 07
9. United Kingdom United Kingdom Research Engineer in United Kingdom US$ 53,363 GBP 37,835 14
10. France France Research Engineer in France US$ 50,705 EUR 42,006 22

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(9/9)  BIOINFORMATICS


 Posted: 29 Jul 2020

Doctorate Degree, 2-4 years: "Genomics and data abalysys."
Individual GROSS salary:
CHF 105,000
US$ 107,064


(8/9)  DEVELOPMENT ENGINEER


 Posted: 04 Feb 2020

Bachelors Degree, 1-2 years: "FPGA Design C/C++."
Individual GROSS salary:
CHF 92,000
US$ 93,809


(7/9)  MECHANICAL ENGINEER


 Posted: 12 Jan 2020

Bachelors Degree, 1-2 years: "Control System design anf Fluid mechanic."
Individual GROSS salary:
CHF 70,000
US$ 71,376


(6/9)  R&D ENGINEER


 Posted: 12 Jul 2019

Doctorate Degree, 0-1 year: "Performs research and development."
Individual GROSS salary:
CHF 105,000
US$ 107,758


(5/9)  R&D ENGINEER


 Posted: 20 Jun 2019

Doctorate Degree, 0-1 year: "Performs research and development."
Individual GROSS salary:
CHF 107,000
US$ 109,810


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(4/9)  MECHANICAL DEVELOPMENT ENGINEER


 Posted: 26 Jan 2019

Bachelors Degree, 2-4 years: "Plan, test, document electrical components."
Individual GROSS salary:
CHF 100,000
US$ 102,626


(3/9)  PHD CANDIDATE


 Posted: 03 Sep 2018

Doctorate Degree, 2-4 years: "Research engineer pursuing a phd in additive manufacturing at EPFL in Switzerland."
Individual GROSS salary:
CHF 54,000
US$ 55,418


(2/9)  PROCESS RESEARCH ENGINEER


 Posted: 31 Aug 2018

Masters Degree, 16-20 years: "Project manager, factory engineer, project engineer."
Individual GROSS salary:
CHF 122,000
US$ 125,204


(1/9)  RESEARCH ENGINEER


 Posted: 28 Jun 2017

Masters Degree, 0-1 year: "Research engineer at a university."
Individual GROSS salary:
CHF 30,001
US$ 30,261


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