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Best states for a Field Engineer

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We decided to bring you a list of the best states for jobs for Field Engineers, considering how big the profession is in the United States.

Field Engineer positions are available in every area, but not all places are the same -- they do not offer the same wages, benefits, time off, etc.

In order to help you decide which state is the best for Field Engineers, we ranked all 50 states and the District of Columbia from best to worst for Field Engineer jobs.

In order to get you the best states for Field Engineers, we looked at our data on jobs and wages -- specifically the average annual wage and the number of available jobs per capita.

We found that Washington is the best state for Field Engineer jobs, whereas Montana is the worst.

The 10 Best States in America For Field Engineers in 2019

  1. Washington
  2. New Mexico
  3. California
  4. District of Columbia
  5. North Carolina
  6. Massachusetts
  7. Virginia
  8. New Hampshire
  9. Delaware
  10. Michigan
  • (1,199 jobs)
  • (258 jobs)
  • (5,997 jobs)
  • (413 jobs)
  • (1,083 jobs)
  • (1,450 jobs)
  • (2,385 jobs)
  • (287 jobs)
  • (95 jobs)
  • (1,150 jobs)

How did we determine the ranking?

We analyzed our most recent data, particularly the employment statistics, and ranked all 50 states from best to worst for Field Engineers.

Some of the companies that are hiring for Field Engineers include Schlumberger and Microsoft.

Here is the list of best states for Field Engineer jobs.

If you're interested, you can read more about the job scene here:

The 10 Best States For Field Engineers in 2019

1. Washington

Total Field Engineer Jobs: Average Annual Salary: Lowest 10 Percent Earn: Highest 10 Percent Earn: Location Quotient:
1,199 $108,147 $84,000 $137,000 1.13
Location Quotient is a measure used by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) to determine how concentrated a certain industry is in a single state compared to the nation as a whole. You can read more about how BLS calculates location quotients here
Field Engineer Jobs in Washington

2. New Mexico

Total Field Engineer Jobs: Average Annual Salary: Lowest 10 Percent Earn: Highest 10 Percent Earn: Location Quotient:
258 $89,088 $64,000 $122,000 1.19
Location Quotient is a measure used by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) to determine how concentrated a certain industry is in a single state compared to the nation as a whole. You can read more about how BLS calculates location quotients here
Field Engineer Jobs in New Mexico

3. California

Total Field Engineer Jobs: Average Annual Salary: Lowest 10 Percent Earn: Highest 10 Percent Earn: Location Quotient:
5,997 $90,351 $63,000 $128,000 1.28
Location Quotient is a measure used by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) to determine how concentrated a certain industry is in a single state compared to the nation as a whole. You can read more about how BLS calculates location quotients here
Field Engineer Jobs in California

4. District of Columbia

Total Field Engineer Jobs: Average Annual Salary: Lowest 10 Percent Earn: Highest 10 Percent Earn: Location Quotient:
413 $91,368 $66,000 $125,000 1.45
Location Quotient is a measure used by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) to determine how concentrated a certain industry is in a single state compared to the nation as a whole. You can read more about how BLS calculates location quotients here
Field Engineer Jobs in District of Columbia

5. North Carolina

Total Field Engineer Jobs: Average Annual Salary: Lowest 10 Percent Earn: Highest 10 Percent Earn: Location Quotient:
1,083 $91,389 $61,000 $136,000 0.92
Location Quotient is a measure used by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) to determine how concentrated a certain industry is in a single state compared to the nation as a whole. You can read more about how BLS calculates location quotients here
Field Engineer Jobs in North Carolina

6. Massachusetts

Total Field Engineer Jobs: Average Annual Salary: Lowest 10 Percent Earn: Highest 10 Percent Earn: Location Quotient:
1,450 $83,188 $62,000 $110,000 1.2
Location Quotient is a measure used by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) to determine how concentrated a certain industry is in a single state compared to the nation as a whole. You can read more about how BLS calculates location quotients here
Field Engineer Jobs in Massachusetts

7. Virginia

Total Field Engineer Jobs: Average Annual Salary: Lowest 10 Percent Earn: Highest 10 Percent Earn: Location Quotient:
2,385 $77,935 $63,000 $96,000 1.65
Location Quotient is a measure used by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) to determine how concentrated a certain industry is in a single state compared to the nation as a whole. You can read more about how BLS calculates location quotients here
Field Engineer Jobs in Virginia

8. New Hampshire

Total Field Engineer Jobs: Average Annual Salary: Lowest 10 Percent Earn: Highest 10 Percent Earn: Location Quotient:
287 $72,940 $53,000 $99,000 1.27
Location Quotient is a measure used by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) to determine how concentrated a certain industry is in a single state compared to the nation as a whole. You can read more about how BLS calculates location quotients here
Field Engineer Jobs in New Hampshire

9. Delaware

Total Field Engineer Jobs: Average Annual Salary: Lowest 10 Percent Earn: Highest 10 Percent Earn: Location Quotient:
95 $82,398 $60,000 $112,000 0.8
Location Quotient is a measure used by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) to determine how concentrated a certain industry is in a single state compared to the nation as a whole. You can read more about how BLS calculates location quotients here
Field Engineer Jobs in Delaware

10. Michigan

Total Field Engineer Jobs: Average Annual Salary: Lowest 10 Percent Earn: Highest 10 Percent Earn: Location Quotient:
1,150 $71,174 $53,000 $94,000 1.19
Location Quotient is a measure used by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) to determine how concentrated a certain industry is in a single state compared to the nation as a whole. You can read more about how BLS calculates location quotients here
Field Engineer Jobs in Michigan

HOW WE DETERMINED THE BEST STATES TO BE a Field Engineer

You can read about how the best state rankings are calculated here.

Detailed list of the best states for a Field Engineer

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