Salary for Nanosystems Engineers

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Individuals employed as nanosystems engineers require a command of several engineering disciplines. They use this knowledge to design, create, study and test nano-level systems and technologies. Nanosytems engineering technicians and technologists report to nanosystems engineers. Degrees in Particle Physics or related disciplines may prove especially useful to individuals in this profession.

A Nanosystems Engineer can earn average salaries in a range of $55,360 and $166,050 depending on the level of seniority. will most likely receive an average wage of one hundred and seven thousand and sixty dollars every year.

are compensated at the highest average salary in District of Columbia, where they can earn an average pay rate of approximately $139,050. People with this job title can receive the highest pay in Mining, Quarrying, and Oil and Gas Extraction, where they earn an average job salary of $128,070.

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The annual compensation for this career has gone up since 2004. Salaries have increased by an average of 37.78 percent nationwide in that time.


Nanosystems Engineers tend to make the most in the following industries:

Mining, Quarrying, and Oil and Gas Extraction
Public Administration
Finance and Insurance
Management of Companies and Enterprises
Transportation and Warehousing

In general, they earn less within the industries below:

Accommodation and Food Services
Health Care and Social Assistance
Retail Trade
Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation
Educational Services