Desktop Engineer

Desktop Engineer Salary

Average Yearly Salary
$73,000
$49,000
Min 10%
$73,000
Median 50%
$109,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Manatt, Phelps & Phillips
Highest Paying City
San Mateo, CA
Highest Paying State
New Jersey
Average Experience Level
2.5 years
How much does a desktop engineer make?
The national average salary for a Desktop Engineer in the U.S. is $73,700 annually or $35.43 hourly. Those in the bottom 10 percent make under $49,000 a year, and the top 10 percent make over $110,000. The most abundant employment opportunities for Desktop Engineers are in Professional companies and Technology companies. The best states for high paying Desktop Engineer jobs are New Jersey, California, Connecticut, Washington, and New York. The typical tenure for a Desktop Engineer is 2.5 years.

Average Desktop Engineer Salary By Location

As a Desktop Engineer in the U.S., you can expect to earn on average $73,700 per year or $35.43 per hour. The top city when it comes to Desktop Engineer salaries is San Mateo, CA at $97,697 per year. Even an entry-level Desktop Engineer makes $64,000 per year in San Mateo, CA. The top 5 states with the highest reported Desktop Engineer salaries are New Jersey, California, Connecticut, Washington, and New York. Montana, South Dakota, Arkansas, New Mexico, and North Dakota are the lowest earners.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
1
San Mateo, CA
San Mateo, CA
$97,697
$97,697
2
2
Jersey City, NJ
Jersey City, NJ
$90,579
$90,579
3
3
Washington, DC
Washington, DC
$87,325
$87,325
4
4
New York, NY
New York, NY
$83,800
$83,800
5
5
South Windsor, CT
South Windsor, CT
$80,825
$80,825

Map of Desktop Engineer Salaries

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

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Average Desktop Engineer Salary By Company

There is good job security in Desktop Engineer positions. Some industries offer better pay and benefit packages than others. Professional companies and Technology companies are the best when it comes to the number of employment opportunities. Manatt, Phelps & Phillips and Academy.com are the highest paying companies. Also, companies like TD Securities and Parexel pay their Desktop Engineers very well.

Average Desktop Engineer Pay By Industry

Desktop Engineer salaries can vary depending on the industry. By looking at our data, we can see that Hospitality companies, Health Care companies, and Insurance companies pay their Desktop Engineers well. Hospitality companies pay their Desktop Engineers the highest wages, averaging $84,273 per year. Health Care companies and Insurance companies pay well too, at $76,274 and $75,804, respectively. The average salary for Desktop Engineers in the Retail industry is lower than the rest, coming in at $68,954.
RankIndustryAverage Salary
1
1
Hospitality
Hospitality
$84,273
$84,273
2
2
Health Care
Health Care
$76,274
$76,274
3
3
Insurance
Insurance
$75,804
$75,804
4
4
Non Profits
Non Profits
$75,396
$75,396
5
5
Finance
Finance
$74,975
$74,975

Desktop Engineer Salary History

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

National Average
San Mateo, CA

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Location
Date Added
Salary
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