Engineering Internship Salary

Average Yearly Salary
$52,000
$36,000
Min 10%
$52,000
Median 50%
$76,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Philadelphia Gas Works
Highest Paying City
Indianapolis, IN
Highest Paying State
West Virginia
Average Experience Level
0.6 years
How much does an engineering internship make?
As an Engineering Internship in the USA, you can expect to earn on average $52,643 per year or $25.31 per hour. While the top 10 percent make over $76,000 per year, the bottom 10 percent make under $36,000. Employers that have the highest concentration of job opportunities for Engineering Interns are Technology companies and Manufacturing companies. Some of the states with the best Engineering Internship salaries are West Virginia, Mississippi, Indiana, Ohio, and South Carolina. The typical tenure for an Engineering Internship is 0.6 years.

Average Engineering Internship Salary By Location

As an Engineering Internship in the U.S., you can expect to earn on average $52,643 per year or $25.31 per hour. Engineering Interns make the most in Indianapolis, IN at about $62,607 per year. Even an entry-level Engineering Internship makes $38,000 per year in Indianapolis, IN. West Virginia, Mississippi, Indiana, Ohio, and South Carolina are the states with the highest payscale for Engineering Interns. Minnesota, Idaho, Montana, Oregon, and Wyoming are at the bottom for competitive pay.

Map of Engineering Internship Salaries

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

Average Salary:

Average Engineering Internship Salary By Company

If you are an Engineering Internship, you can expect good job security. However, keep in mind that some industries pay better than others. Most Engineering Internship jobs are in Technology companies and Technology companies. Engineering Interns at Philadelphia Gas Works and Microsoft report the highest salaries. In addition, companies like General Electric and TD Ameritrade report highly competitive salaries for Engineering Interns.

Average Engineering Internship Pay By Industry

Wages for Engineering Interns can differ based on the industry they work in. By looking at our data, we can see that Energy companies, Finance companies, and Construction companies pay their Engineering Interns well. Energy companies pay Engineering Interns an average salary of $62,010, Finance companies pay $53,672, and Construction companys come in at $53,668. The average salary for Engineering Interns in the Manufacturing industry is lower than the rest, coming in at $51,331.
Industry
Average Salary
Energy
Energy
$62,010
$62k
Finance
Finance
$53,672
$54k
Construction
Construction
$53,668
$54k
Automotive
Automotive
$52,792
$53k
Technology
Technology
$52,500
$53k
Manufacturing
Manufacturing
$51,331
$51k

Engineering Internship Salary History

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

National Average
Ashburn, VA

Recently Added Engineering Internship Salaries

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
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04/25/2020
$117,936
City of Indianapolis and Marion County
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04/23/2020
$20,870
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$37,566
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04/06/2020
$41,740
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04/05/2020
$36,523
New York State Civil Service
Engineering Intern (Region 3)
04/03/2020
$36,523
Engineer Intern 1-Engineer 5
03/30/2020
$55,180
State of Virginia
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03/29/2020
$32,349
Electronics Engineering Summer Intern
03/26/2020
$41,740
Bridge Engineer 1-Intern (3 Positions)
03/19/2020
$53,886
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