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How much does a Design Engineer make?

Updated 20 Jan 2022
£36,326 /yr
Average Base Pay

1,237 salaries

£26K

Low

£36K

Average

£51K

High

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How much does a Design Engineer make? The national average salary for a Design Engineer is £36,326 in United Kingdom. Filter by location to see Design Engineer salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 1,237 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Design Engineer employees.

Seniority Levels

L2
Design Engineer£36,326 /yr
L3
Senior Design Engineer£48,578 /yr
L4
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£37,597

per year

Entry Level Engineer

£40,095

per year

Hardware Design Engineer

£39,621

per year

Mechanical Design Engineer

£35,795

per year

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Dyson
2.9

Dyson

Design Engineer

£36,071

 /yr
Range: £28K - £48K
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£28K

£48K

£27,881 - £48,139 Range

AKT II
3.7

AKT II

Design Engineer

£34,012

 /yr
Range: £29K - £42K

£29K

£42K

£29,068 - £42,204 Range

Triumph Motorcycles
3.3

Triumph Motorcycles

Design Engineer

£35,010

 /yr
Range: £30K - £45K

£30K

£45K

£29,518 - £44,609 Range

Rise Technical Recruitment
4.4

Rise Technical Recruitment

Design Engineer

£37,132

 /yr
Range: £26K - £61K

£26K

£61K

£25,992 - £61,002 Range

Ramboll
4

Ramboll

Design Engineer

£33,402

 /yr
Range: £29K - £38K

£29K

£38K

£29,446 - £38,015 Range

JCB
3.6

JCB

Design Engineer

£34,000

 /yr
Range: £32K - £44K

£32K

£44K

£31,827 - £43,598 Range

Rolls-Royce
3.9

Rolls-Royce

Design Engineer

£39,961

 /yr
Range: £35K - £55K

£35K

£55K

£34,892 - £55,443 Range

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Network Rail
3.9

Network Rail

Design Engineer

£45,161

 /yr
Range: £41K - £56K

£41K

£56K

£41,446 - £55,971 Range

Siemens
4.1

Siemens

Design Engineer

£37,881

 /yr
Range: £30K - £57K

£30K

£57K

£29,705 - £56,678 Range

Airbus
4.1

Airbus

Design Engineer

£36,071

 /yr
Range: £31K - £58K

£31K

£58K

£31,412 - £57,599 Range

McLaren Group
3.1

McLaren Group

Design Engineer

£40,315

 /yr
Range: £30K - £48K

£30K

£48K

£29,681 - £47,840 Range

Renishaw
3.8

Renishaw

Design Engineer

£34,658

 /yr
Range: £26K - £50K

£26K

£50K

£26,000 - £49,863 Range

Imagination Technologies
4.1

Imagination Technologies

Design Engineer

£37,985

 /yr
Range: £29K - £45K

£29K

£45K

£28,887 - £45,312 Range

Balfour Beatty
3.7

Balfour Beatty

Design Engineer

£35,850

 /yr
Range: £29K - £52K

£29K

£52K

£28,641 - £51,807 Range

Robert Bird Group
3.7

Robert Bird Group

Design Engineer

£38,511

 /yr
Range: £33K - £44K

£33K

£44K

£33,000 - £44,354 Range

Professional Technical
4.4

Professional Technical

Design Engineer

£45,464

 /yr
Range: £29K - £63K

£29K

£63K

£28,668 - £62,948 Range

Nissan Technical Centre Europe
3.8

Nissan Technical Centre Europe

Design Engineer

£43,763

 /yr
Range: £36K - £60K

£36K

£60K

£35,747 - £60,094 Range

BAE Systems
3.9

BAE Systems

Design Engineer

£35,688

 /yr
Range: £26K - £45K

£26K

£45K

£25,904 - £44,609 Range

ALTEN
3.3

ALTEN

Design Engineer

£37,234

 /yr
Range: £30K - £47K

£30K

£47K

£30,387 - £46,855 Range

Jaguar Land Rover
3.7

Jaguar Land Rover

Design Engineer

£45,000

 /yr
Range: £37K - £53K

£37K

£53K

£37,301 - £53,488 Range

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Frequently asked questions about a Design Engineer salaries

The national average salary for a Design Engineer is £36,326 per year in United Kingdom. Filter by location to see a Design Engineer salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 1237 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Design Engineer employees.

The highest salary for a Design Engineer in United Kingdom is £50,572 per year.

The lowest salary for a Design Engineer in United Kingdom is £26,093 per year.

Recent Salary Reports

Below are the most recent design engineer salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

£30,500
per year
A Design Engineer in the London Area area reported making £30,500 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
London Area area
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Company - Private
£46,500
per year
A Design Engineer in the Sheffield Area area reported making £46,500 per year
Additional Pay
£5k cash bonus
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Sheffield Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Company - Private
£30,000
per year
A Product Design Engineer in the London Area area reported making £30,000 per year
Additional Pay
£3k cash bonus
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
London Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Public
£30,000
per year
An Analogue IC Design Engineer in the London Area area reported making £30,000 per year
Job Highlights
London Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
College / University
£32,000
per year
A Product Design Engineer in the Bournemouth Area area reported making £32,000 per year
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Bournemouth Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public