Materials Engineering

By Rueben Lunar

A typical day for Materials Engineers

Materials engineers propose plans for projects and allocate funds for the proposed budget. Materials engineers supervise and oversee the other engineers helping them with their work. They must evaluate their materials and see how they react to various tests.

Entry Level Salary

The entry level salary is around 50,000 dollars annually.

Education needed

An engineering class in High School would be beneficial but not mandatory. Acquiring an entry level materials engineer job requires a Bachelor's degree.

References

1Salary.com

bls.gov

engineering.purdue.edu