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$102,337

Average Base Salary

$49/hr

Average Hourly Rate

$3,490

Average Bonus
The average commercial engineer salary in District of Columbia, United States is $102,337 or an equivalent hourly rate of $49. This is 14% higher (+$12,563) than the average commercial engineer salary in the United States. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $3,490. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in District of Columbia, United States.
Salary by Experience

$75,167

Entry Level Salary

$125,452

Senior Level Salary
An entry level commercial engineer (1-3 years of experience) earns an average salary of $75,167. On the other end, a senior level commercial engineer (8+ years of experience) earns an average salary of $125,452.

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Job Description
Research, design, develop, or test electronic components and systems for commercial, industrial, military, or scientific use employing knowledge of electronic theory and materials properties. Design electronic circuits and components for use in fields such as telecommunications, aerospace guidance and propulsion control, acoustics, or instruments and controls. Excludes “Computer Hardware Engineers" (17-2061).

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