Equipment Engineer Salary

Average Yearly Salary
$88,000
$67,000
Min 10%
$88,000
Median 50%
$115,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
BP America
Highest Paying City
La Porte, TX
Highest Paying State
Texas
Average Experience Level
4.2 years
How much does an equipment engineer make?
Equipment Engineers in the US make on average $88,226 annually or $42.42 hourly. Those in the bottom 10 percent make under $67,000 a year, and the top 10 percent make over $115,000. Technology companies and Automotive companies are the best when it comes to the number of employment opportunities. Texas, New Mexico, Louisiana, California, and Delaware have the highest paying Equipment Engineer jobs. The typical tenure for an Equipment Engineer is 4.2 years.
Annual Salaries For Related Jobs
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$79,392

Average Equipment Engineer Salary By Location

As an Equipment Engineer in the U.S., you can expect to earn on average $88,226 per year or $42.42 per hour. La Porte, TX reports the highest annual salary for Equipment Engineers at 108,545. Even an entry-level Equipment Engineer makes $62,000 per year in La Porte, TX. Texas, New Mexico, Louisiana, California, and Delaware are the highest paying states. Indiana, Nebraska, Wisconsin, Iowa, and Kentucky have the lowest reported salaries for Equipment Engineers.
City
Average Salary
$84,882
$85k

Map of Equipment Engineer Salaries

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

Average Salary:

Average Equipment Engineer Salary By Company

Equipment Engineers can expect good job security. Some industries pay higher than others. The most abundant employment opportunities for Equipment Engineers are in Technology companies and Automotive companies. BP America and Exterran are the highest paying companies. In addition, companies like Technip USA and Kiewit report highly competitive salaries for Equipment Engineers.
Company
Average Salary
$103,203
$103k
$102,821
$103k
$101,344
$101k
$100,405
$100k

Average Equipment Engineer Pay By Industry

Wages for Equipment Engineers can differ based on the industry they work in. Our analysis shows that Energy companies, Automotive companies, and Construction companies pay higher-than-average wages for Equipment Engineers. Energy companies pay Equipment Engineers an average salary of $102,314, Automotive companies pay $92,065, and Construction companys come in at $91,769. The types of companies that pay Equipment Engineers the least are in the Technology industry, where the average annual salary is $85,331.
Industry
Average Salary
Energy
Energy
$102,314
$102k
Automotive
Automotive
$92,065
$92k
Construction
Construction
$91,769
$92k
Manufacturing
Manufacturing
$88,256
$88k
Technology
Technology
$85,331
$85k

Equipment Engineer Salary History

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

National Average
Ashburn, VA

Equipment Engineer Salary By Experience Level

The salary for an Equipment Engineer can range from $69,957 to $136,301 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 Equipment Engineer Salaries

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
Selectek
Equipment Engineer
03/23/2020
$93,915
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03/02/2020
$80,000
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02/28/2020
$147,134
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12/04/2019
$147,134
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10/29/2019
$80,000
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10/23/2019
$70,000
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10/04/2019
$75,000
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08/31/2019
$75,608
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$90,000
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$85,000
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