Salary for Fuel Cell Engineers

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Fuel cell engineers design, build, test, and install fuel cell components and systems. They conduct evaluations of fuel cell components, subsystems, and systems, identify failures, and calculate efficiency and output rates. Additionally, may develop new materials and/or testing equipment. Significant technical and engineering knowledge, strong mathematical skills, and familiarity with statistical software may be required for this occupation.

A Fuel Cell Engineer will usually earn a compensation of somewhere between 64000 to 96000 based on experience and education levels. Fuel Cell Engineers will most likely receive wages of Eighty Two Thousand Two Hundred dollars each year.

Fuel Cell Engineers obtain the highest pay in Alaska, where they can earn an average job salary of approximating $98790. These professionals are compensated the highest in Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation, which has average wages of $110850.

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The annual compensation for this career has gone up since 2004. Salaries have increased by an average of 20.04 percent nationwide in that time.
Fuel Cell Engineers tend to make the most in the following industries
Retail Trade $110,850
Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation $94,010
Information $93,860
Management of Companies and Enterprises $91,950
Mining, Quarrying, and Oil and Gas Extraction $89,130
Public Administration $89,120
In general, they earn less within the industries below
Accommodation and Food Services $66,490
Educational Services $67,780
Other Services (except Public Administration) $71,230
Health Care and Social Assistance $73,670
Wholesale Trade $77,440
Real Estate and Rental and Leasing $77,820