Salary for Robotics Engineers

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Robotics engineers design, construct and program robots. They may install peripheral devices which allow robots to complete specific tasks, and process or interpret data obtained from robots. These individuals also provide technical support for robots in industrial and government sectors. Among other duties, robotics engineers may debug robot programs, and review design schema and cost estimates to determine feasibility and cost-effectiveness of robotics projects. A Bachelor's degree is generally required for this profession.

A Robotics Engineer can earn salaries between 64000 to 96000 based on experience and education levels. Robotics Engineers will most likely receive a salary of Eighty Eight Thousand Eight Hundred dollars per year.

Robotics Engineers can get the highest pay in the District of Columbia, which has a compensation of about $116420. This group of professionals are compensated at the highest average salary in Public Administration, where they get an average salary rate of $103380.

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The annual compensation for this career has gone up since 2004. Salaries have increased by an average of 17.55 percent nationwide in that time.
Robotics Engineers tend to make the most in the following industries
Mining, Quarrying, and Oil and Gas Extraction $103,380
Public Administration $102,400
Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation $99,720
Information $90,790
Manufacturing $89,970
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services $88,720
In general, they earn less within the industries below
Health Care and Social Assistance $67,570
Real Estate and Rental and Leasing $71,080
Other Services (except Public Administration) $72,810
Construction $74,750
Retail Trade $75,920
Finance and Insurance $79,140