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Materials Engineers in Oregon

Is Oregon a good place for you to work as a Materials Engineer?

$88,730 Median Salary
  • Materials Engineers in Oregon earn higher salaries than the typical U.S. wage earner.

How Many Materials Engineers Work in Oregon?

In 2018, there were 550 Materials Engineers working in the state.

The typical state has 465 Materials Engineers working in it, which means Oregon has more Materials Engineers than average.


What do Materials Engineers Make in Oregon?

In 2018 wages for Materials Engineers ranged from $62,980 to $127,270 with $88,730 being the median annual salary.

Broken down to an hourly rate, workers in this field made anywhere from $30.28 to $61.19. The median hourly rate was $42.66.

The median salary in Oregon is higher than the nationwide median salary.


Top Oregon Metros for Materials Engineers

The table below shows some of the metros in this state with the most Materials Engineers.

Metro Number Employed Annual Median Salary
Portland-Vancouver-Hillsboro, OR-WA 520 $89,100

Top States for Materials Engineers Employment

The table below shows the states where most Materials Engineers work.

State Number Employed Annual Median Salary
California 2,590 $103,720
Texas 2,400 $93,440
Ohio 2,000 $85,120
Pennsylvania 1,690 $87,830
Michigan 1,370 $79,570
Arizona 1,080 $85,950
New York 1,020 $98,160
Maryland 920 $119,580
Indiana 840 $74,870
Illinois 800 $83,310
Tennessee 760 $113,380
Alabama 710 $92,590
Massachusetts 600 $92,780
Florida 590 $98,480
Missouri 590 $84,990
South Carolina 570 $82,330
Oregon 550 $88,730
Georgia 530 $82,930
New Jersey 500 $87,750
Virginia 470 $92,770

Below are the states where Materials Engineers get paid the most:

State Annual Median Salary
New Mexico $125,060
Maryland $119,580
Tennessee $113,380
Louisiana $107,970
California $103,720
Alaska $103,210
Kansas $100,790
Florida $98,480
New York $98,160
Connecticut $95,370


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