Engineering Assistant

Engineering Assistant Salary

Average Yearly Salary
$66,000
$44,000
Min 10%
$66,000
Median 50%
$98,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Facebook
Highest Paying City
San Antonio, TX
Highest Paying State
Texas
Average Experience Level
2.9 years
How much does an engineering assistant make?
Engineering Assistants in the US make on average $66,243 annually or $31.85 hourly. If you are in the top 10 percent, you will make over $98,000; however, if you are in the bottom 10 percent, you will earn less than $44,000 per year. Employers that have the highest concentration of job opportunities for Engineering Assistants are Internet companies and Professional companies. Texas, Alaska, District of Columbia, California, and New Mexico are some of the states with the best Engineering Assistant salaries in the US. The typical tenure for an Engineering Assistant is 2.9 years.

Average Engineering Assistant Salary By Location

The national average salary for an Engineering Assistant in the United States is $66,243 per year or $31.85 per hour. San Antonio, TX reports the highest Engineering Assistant salaries at $94,986 per year. The average starting salary in San Antonio, TX for Engineering Assistants is $59,000. Texas, Alaska, District of Columbia, California, and New Mexico are the states with the highest payscale for Engineering Assistants. Idaho, Nevada, Mississippi, North Carolina, and Florida are at the bottom for competitive pay.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
San Antonio, TX
$94,986
2
San Francisco, CA
$93,341
3
Washington, DC
$86,438
4
Juneau, AK
$85,787
5
Albuquerque, NM
$82,129

Average Engineering Assistant Salary By Company

There is good job security in Engineering Assistant positions. Some industries offer better pay and benefit packages than others. Internet companies and Professional companies are the best when it comes to the number of employment opportunities. The two companies that report the highest salaries for Engineering Assistants are Facebook and Moody's. In addition, companies like Google and Pace Analytical Services report highly competitive salaries for Engineering Assistants.

Average Engineering Assistant Pay By Industry

Wages for Engineering Assistants can differ based on the industry they work in. Our data shows that Energy companies, Telecommunication companies, and Construction companies tend to have the highest salaries for Engineering Assistants. Salaries for Engineering Assistants in Energy companies average $70,073 annually, while Telecommunication companies and Construction companies pay $68,630 and $67,176, respectively. The types of companies that pay Engineering Assistants the least are in the Automotive industry, where the average annual salary is $63,031.
RankIndustryAverage Salary
1
Energy
$70,073
2
Telecommunication
$68,630
3
Construction
$67,176
4
Manufacturing
$66,298
5
Technology
$65,791

Recently Added Engineering Assistant Salaries

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
Engineering Assistant
01/30/2020
$28,788
Associated Students, Inc.-CSUF
Engineering Assistant
01/29/2020
$25,044
University of California
Engineering Assistant
01/28/2020
$52,780
State of Michigan
Engineering Assistant
01/24/2020
$57,726
State of Alaska
Engineering Assistant
01/23/2020
$57,636
New York State Civil Service
Engineering Assistant
01/17/2020
$45,413
University of Texas at Austin
Engineering Assistant
01/10/2020
$28,000
State of South Dakota
Engineering Assistant
01/03/2020
$51,904
Orthogroup
Engineering Assistant
12/30/2019
$31,305
Associated Students, Inc.-CSUF
Engineering Assistant
12/27/2019
$25,044
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