Engineering Associate Salary

Average Yearly Salary
Updated May 19, 2020
$72,000
$57,000
Min 10%
$72,000
Median 50%
$91,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
ConocoPhillips
Highest Paying City
San Francisco, CA
Highest Paying State
Nevada
Average Experience Level
3.2 years
How much does an engineering associate make?
Engineering Associates in America make an average salary of $72,255 per year or $34.74 per hour. The top 10 percent make over $91,000 per year, while the bottom 10 percent make under $57,000 per year. Most Engineering Associate jobs are in Technology companies and Professional companies. Some of the states with the best Engineering Associate salaries are Nevada, Oklahoma, California, New Mexico, and Virginia. The typical employment in the position spans 3.2 years.

Average Engineering Associate Salary By Location

Across America, Engineering Associates make on average $72,255 annually or $34.74 hourly. Working in San Francisco, CA as an Engineering Associate will pay you the highest wages at around $81,901 per year. Even an entry-level Engineering Associate makes $58,000 per year in San Francisco, CA. The highest earning states when it comes to Engineering Associate salaries are Nevada, Oklahoma, California, New Mexico, and Virginia. Kansas, South Carolina, Tennessee, North Dakota, and South Dakota have the lowest reported salaries for Engineering Associates.

Map of Engineering Associate Salaries

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

Average Salary:

Average Engineering Associate Salary By Company

Engineering Associates can expect good job security. Some industries pay higher than others. Technology 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 Associates are ConocoPhillips and Exxon Mobil. Also, companies like Phillips 66 and Best Buy pay their Engineering Associates very well.
Company
Average Salary
$106,135
$106k
$99,361
$99k

Average Engineering Associate Pay By Industry

Engineering Associate salaries can vary depending on the industry. Our data shows that Finance companies, Technology companies, and Utilities companies tend to have the highest salaries for Engineering Associates. Finance companies pay their Engineering Associates the highest wages, averaging $76,062 per year. Technology companies and Utilities companies pay well too, at $71,477 and $69,092, respectively. At $67,560, the average salary for Engineering Associates in the Manufacturing industry is lower than other industries.
Industry
Average Salary
Finance
Finance
$76,062
$76k
Technology
Technology
$71,477
$71k
Utilities
Utilities
$69,092
$69k
Manufacturing
Manufacturing
$67,560
$68k

Engineering Associate Salary History

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

National Average
Ashburn, VA

Engineering Associate Salary By Experience Level

The salary for an Engineering Associate can range from $52,534 to $99,994 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 Engineering Associate Salaries

CompanyJobLocationDate AddedSalary
County of Riverside
County of Riverside
Associate Engineer/Associate Civil Engineer
Associate Engineer/Associate Civil Engineer
04/29/2020
04/29/2020
$79,718
$79,718
Assistant Engineer/Associate Civil Engineer (Water)
Assistant Engineer/Associate Civil Engineer (Water)
03/21/2020
03/21/2020
$93,822
$93,822
Maryland Government Jobs
Maryland Government Jobs
Hydrographic Engineering Associate III
Hydrographic Engineering Associate III
03/19/2020
03/19/2020
$36,312
$36,312
Engineering Associate
Engineering Associate
03/14/2020
03/14/2020
$30,074
$30,074
Associate Engineer
Associate Engineer
03/14/2020
03/14/2020
$83,480
$83,480
Engineering Associate I Band 5A (61031942)
Engineering Associate I Band 5A (61031942)
03/13/2020
03/13/2020
$45,049
$45,049
Associate Engineer (Transportation and Drainage)
Associate Engineer (Transportation and Drainage)
03/12/2020
03/12/2020
$85,779
$85,779
Engineer/Engineering Associate III Band *Internal Only*
Engineer/Engineering Associate III Band *Internal Only*
03/06/2020
03/06/2020
$49,594
$49,594
Assistant/Associate Engineer (19985476)
Assistant/Associate Engineer (19985476)
03/05/2020
03/05/2020
$79,431
$79,431
City of Daly City, Ca
City of Daly City, Ca
Civil Engineering Associate (19985427)
Civil Engineering Associate (19985427)
03/04/2020
03/04/2020
$102,792
$102,792