Design/Applications Engineer Salary

Average Yearly Salary
Updated May 19, 2020
$79,000
$60,000
Min 10%
$79,000
Median 50%
$104,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Apple
Highest Paying City
San Jose, CA
Highest Paying State
California
Average Experience Level
3.8 years
How much does a design/applications engineer make?
Design/Applications Engineers in the US make on average $79,746 annually or $38.34 hourly. The top 10 percent make over $104,000 per year, while the bottom 10 percent make under $61,000 per year. Technology companies and Manufacturing companies have the most job opportunities for Design/Applications Engineers. California, New Mexico, Maryland, Delaware, and Arizona are some of the states with the best Design/Applications Engineer salaries in the US. The typical employment for a Design/Applications Engineer is 3.8 years.

Average Design/Applications Engineer Salary By Location

Design/Applications Engineers in the United States of America make on average $79,746 a year or $38.34 per hour. The city with the highest Design/Applications Engineer salary is San Jose, CA at $100,471 per year. Not only that, San Jose, CA also has an average entry-level salary of $67,000. Some of the states with the best Design/Applications Engineer salaries are California, New Mexico, Maryland, Delaware, Arizona, Utah, and Nevada. Indiana, Nebraska, and Kentucky have the lowest Design/Applications Engineer salaries.

Map of Design/Applications Engineer Salaries

The darker areas on the map show where Design/Applications Engineers earn the highest salaries across all 50 states.

Average Salary:

Average Design/Applications Engineer Salary By Company

There is good job security in Design/Applications Engineer positions. Some industries offer better pay and benefit packages than others. Most Design/Applications Engineer jobs are in Technology companies and Technology companies. Apple and Microsoft are the highest paying companies. In addition, companies like Cadence Design Systems and Analog Devices report highly competitive salaries for Design/Applications Engineers.

Average Design/Applications Engineer Pay By Industry

The type of industry that a Design/Applications Engineer works in can influence their earning potential. By looking at our data, we can see that Utilities companies, Retail companies, and Technology companies pay their Design/Applications Engineers well. Salaries for Design/Applications Engineers in Utilities companies average $84,265 annually, while Retail companies and Technology companies pay $82,395 and $82,126, respectively. At $76,386, the average salary for Design/Applications Engineers in the Automotive industry is lower than other industries.
Industry
Average Salary
Utilities
Utilities
$84,265
$84k
Retail
Retail
$82,395
$82k
Technology
Technology
$82,126
$82k
Manufacturing
Manufacturing
$79,062
$79k
Automotive
Automotive
$76,386
$76k

Design/Applications Engineer Salary History

Compare salaries for individual cities or states with the national average.

National Average
Ashburn, VA

Design/Applications Engineer Salary By Experience Level

The salary for a Design/Applications Engineer can range from $63,233 to $123,200 depending on the amount of work experience that the person has. Data on how experience level affects salary is provided by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) as part of their National Compensation Survey, which is based on factors such as knowledge, complexity, contacts, and environment.

Recently Added Design/Applications Engineer Salaries

CompanyJobLocationDate AddedSalary
Design/Applications Engineer
Design/Applications Engineer
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$70,000
$70,000
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SBP Consulting Inc.
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$140,000
$140,000
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09/12/2019
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$130,000
$130,000
SBP Consulting Inc.
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08/06/2019
08/06/2019
$93,500
$93,500
SR. Doherty Design/Applications Engineer
SR. Doherty Design/Applications Engineer
07/31/2019
07/31/2019
$125,000
$125,000
SBP Consulting Inc.
SBP Consulting Inc.
Enterprise Application Design Engineer
Enterprise Application Design Engineer
07/30/2019
07/30/2019
$110,000
$110,000
E-Healthjobs
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Design/Applications Engineer
Design/Applications Engineer
07/29/2019
07/29/2019
$65,000
$65,000
Byrnes & Rupkey, Inc.
Byrnes & Rupkey, Inc.
Design/Applications Engineer
Design/Applications Engineer
07/19/2019
07/19/2019
$65,000
$65,000
SBP Consulting Inc.
SBP Consulting Inc.
Enterprise Application Design Engineer
Enterprise Application Design Engineer
07/11/2019
07/11/2019
$100,000
$100,000
SBP Consulting Inc.
SBP Consulting Inc.
Enterprise Application Design Engineer
Enterprise Application Design Engineer
07/03/2019
07/03/2019
$140,000
$140,000