How much does a Research Engineer make?

Updated 25 Jul 2021
£37,464 /yr
Average Base Pay

338 salaries

£23K

Low

£37K

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£60K

High

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The national average salary for a Research Engineer is £37,464 per year in United Kingdom. Filter by location to see Research Engineer salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 338 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Research Engineer employees.

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The Manufacturing Technology Centre
3.3

The Manufacturing Technology Centre

Research Engineer

£33,105

 /yr
Range: £20K - £46K
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£20K

£46K

£19,703 - £45,953 Range

Dyson
2.8

Dyson

Research Engineer

£36,967

 /yr
Range: £32K - £48K

£32K

£48K

£32,253 - £48,000 Range

Swansea University
4.3

Swansea University

Research Engineer

£20,000

 /yr
Range: £18K - £36K

£18K

£36K

£18,277 - £36,309 Range

National Composites Centre
3.8

National Composites Centre

Research Engineer

£36,000

 /yr
Range: £33K - £42K

£33K

£42K

£32,806 - £42,000 Range

University of Nottingham
4.2

University of Nottingham

Research Engineer

£19,492

 /yr
Range: £15K - £46K

£15K

£46K

£15,000 - £46,336 Range

Jaguar Land Rover
3.7

Jaguar Land Rover

Research Engineer

£37,017

 /yr
Range: £36K - £51K

£36K

£51K

£36,498 - £50,600 Range

University of Sheffield
4.4

University of Sheffield

Research Engineer

£30,826

 /yr
Range: £18K - £44K

£18K

£44K

£18,057 - £43,911 Range

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Thales
3.3

Thales

Research Engineer

£28,342

 /yr
Range: £22K - £35K

£22K

£35K

£22,001 - £34,561 Range

EDF
4

EDF

Research Engineer

£43,247

 /yr
Range: £24K - £44K

£24K

£44K

£24,130 - £43,601 Range

Imperial College London
4.4

Imperial College London

Research Engineer

£45,953

 /yr
Range: £21K - £54K

£21K

£54K

£21,264 - £54,080 Range

University of Edinburgh
4.2

University of Edinburgh

Research Engineer

£27,950

 /yr
Range: £19K - £38K

£19K

£38K

£19,117 - £38,000 Range

University of Southampton
4.2

University of Southampton

Research Engineer

£43,656

 /yr
Range: £18K - £46K

£18K

£46K

£18,314 - £46,336 Range

DeepMind

DeepMind

Research Engineer

£102,495

 /yr
Range: £89K - £129K

£89K

£129K

£88,554 - £128,712 Range

Toshiba
3.5

Toshiba

Research Engineer

£45,400

 /yr
Range: £22K - £53K

£22K

£53K

£22,036 - £53,210 Range

Airbus
4.1

Airbus

Research Engineer

£43,656

 /yr
Range: £41K - £56K

£41K

£56K

£40,698 - £56,053 Range

University College London
4.3

University College London

Research Engineer

£20,864

 /yr
Range: £21K - £28K

£21K

£28K

£20,513 - £27,832 Range

Imagination Technologies
3.8

Imagination Technologies

Research Engineer

£37,081

 /yr
Range: £33K - £47K

£33K

£47K

£33,232 - £46,946 Range

Hadean
3.8

Hadean

Research Engineer

£62,406

 /yr
Range: £42K - £71K

£42K

£71K

£42,285 - £71,091 Range

Blue Prism
3.6

Blue Prism

Research Engineer

£68,756

 /yr
Range: £56K - £81K

£56K

£81K

£56,165 - £81,024 Range

Hewlett Packard Enterprise | HPE
4

Hewlett Packard Enterprise | HPE

Research Engineer

£43,870

 /yr
Range: £26K - £51K

£26K

£51K

£26,469 - £51,159 Range

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Frequently asked questions about a Research Engineer salaries

The national average salary for a a Research Engineer is £37,464 per year in United Kingdom. Filter by location to see a Research Engineer salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 338 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Research Engineer employees.

The highest salary for a a Research Engineer in United Kingdom is £59,820 per year.

The lowest salary for a a Research Engineer in United Kingdom is £23,463 per year.

Recent Salary Reports

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

£33,000
per year
A Research Engineer in the Cambridge Area area reported making £33,000 per year
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3-4 years experience
Cambridge Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
College / University
£20,000
per year
A Research Engineer in the Guildford Area area reported making £20,000 per year
Job Highlights
Guildford Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
College / University
£20,000
per year
A Research Engineer in the Swansea Area area reported making £20,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Swansea Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
College / University
£21,500
per year
A Research Engineer in the London Area area reported making £21,500 per year
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London Area area
Intern
 
501 to 1000 employees
Company - Public
£26,000
per year
A Prospect Researcher in the Leeds Area area reported making £26,000 per year
Job Highlights
Leeds Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Non-profit Organisation
£30,000
per year
A Research and Development Engineer in the Manchester Area area reported making £30,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Manchester Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Private
£16,600
per year
An Engineering Research in the Newcastle upon Tyne Area area reported making £16,600 per year
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Newcastle upon Tyne Area area
Intern
 
201 to 500 employees
Company - Private