ENGINEER SALARY

Average Yearly Salary
$78,000
$58,000
Min 10%
$78,000
Median 50%
$104,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Lyft
Highest Paying City
San Francisco, CA
Highest Paying State
Vermont
Average Experience Level
3.3 years
How much does an engineer make?
The national average salary for an Engineer in the U.S. is $78,430 annually or $37.71 hourly. The top 10 percent make over $104,000 per year, while the bottom 10 percent make under $58,000 per year. Professional companies and Internet companies have the most job opportunities for Engineers. Some of the states with the best Engineer salaries are Vermont, California, Maine, New Hampshire, and Utah. The typical tenure for an Engineer is 3.3 years.
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Average Engineer Salary By Company

Engineers can expect good job security. Some industries pay higher than others. Professional companies and Internet companies are the best when it comes to the number of employment opportunities. Lyft and Linn Operating Inc. are the highest paying companies. In addition, companies like Facebook and Catalyst Repository Systems report highly competitive salaries for Engineers.

Average Engineer Salary By Location

Engineers in the US makes an average salary of $78,430 per year or $37.71 per hour. San Francisco, CA reports the highest Engineer salaries at $84,459 per year. Not only that, San Francisco, CA also has an average entry-level salary of $58,000. Some of the states with the best Engineer salaries are Vermont, California, Maine, New Hampshire, Utah, Connecticut, and Massachusetts. Tennessee, Mississippi, Alabama, Arkansas, and Montana are the lowest earners.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
San Francisco, CA
$84,459
2
Troy, NY
$79,621
3
Boston, MA
$77,698
4
Englewood, CO
$76,848
5
Philadelphia, PA
$76,749

Average Engineer Salary By Industry

Engineer salaries can vary depending on the industry. Our data shows that Internet companies, Automotive companies, and Manufacturing companies tend to have the highest salaries for Engineers. Salaries for Engineers in Internet companies average $81,847 annually, while Automotive companies and Manufacturing companies pay $80,481 and $79,627, respectively. The types of companies that pay Engineers the least are in the Professional industry, where the average annual salary is $75,325.
RankIndustryAverage Salary
1
Internet
$81,847
2
Automotive
$80,481
3
Manufacturing
$79,627
4
Utilities
$77,501
5
Technology
$77,177

RECENTLY ADDED Engineer SALARIES

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
Minneapolis, MN
10/31/2019
$187,830
Town of Eagle
Engineer
10/31/2019
$81,941
Benjamin Douglas Consulting
Engineer
10/31/2019
$90,000
Miami, FL
10/31/2019
$50,000
Revolution Technologies
Engineer
10/31/2019
$146,090
Nashville, TN
10/31/2019
$114,785
Urban Honolulu, HI
10/31/2019
$82,308
Workbridge Associates
Engineer
10/30/2019
$125,000
Engineer
10/30/2019
$83,480
ERMC II, LP
Engineer
10/30/2019
$41,740
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