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Biomedical Engineers


The amount a biomedical engineer earns is dependent upon education, experience, and type of employer. In April 2014, reported the average salary for biomedical engineers was $81,000. According to the U.S. Department of Labor, biomedical engineers had a median yearly income of $86,220 in May 2015. At the low end of the pay scale, 10 percent earned less than $51,480 per year, and at the high end, 10 percent earned more than $139,520 annually. Biomedical engineers who worked for scientific research and development services averaged $97,100 per year, while those who worked for general medical and surgical hospitals earned about $72,950 per year.

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