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Biomedical Engineer Salary, Earnings and Wage Information

  Pay Period Low Median High
  Hourly $21.60 $35.54 $55.93
  Annual $44,900 $73,900 $116,300
  • “High” indicates 90% of workers earn less and 10% earn more.
  • “Median” indicates 50% of workers earn less and 50% earn more.
  • “Low” indicates 10% of workers earn less and 90% earn more.
  • “N/A” indicates the data is not available.

Notes: The yearly wage data presented above represents U.S. workers who are employed full-time with year-round schedules.

Occupation Description

Biomedical Engineers apply knowledge of engineering, biology, and biomechanical principles to the design, development, and evaluation of health systems and products. This includes: artificial organs, prostheses, instrumentation, medical information systems, and heath management and care delivery systems.