LEAD SYSTEMS ENGINEER SALARY

Average Yearly Salary
$111,000
$85,000
Min 10%
$111,000
Median 50%
$145,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Microsoft
Highest Paying City
Foster City, CA
Highest Paying State
Hawaii
Average Experience Level
3.5 years
How much does a lead systems engineer make?
Lead Systems Engineers in America make, on average, $111,516 a year or $53.61 per hour. If you are in the top 10 percent, you will make over $145,000; however, if you are in the bottom 10 percent, you will earn less than $85,000 per year. Professional companies and Internet companies are the best when it comes to the number of employment opportunities. Hawaii, Washington, Oregon, California, and Vermont are some of the states with the best Lead Systems Engineer salaries in the US. The typical tenure for a Lead Systems Engineer is 3.5 years.

Average Lead Systems Engineer Salary By Company

If you are a Lead Systems Engineer, you can expect good job security. However, keep in mind that some industries pay better than others. The most abundant employment opportunities for Lead Systems Engineers are in Professional companies and Internet companies. Companies like Microsoft or Facebook will get you the highest pay packages. In addition, companies like Salesforce and WebMD report highly competitive salaries for Lead Systems Engineers.

Average Lead Systems Engineer Salary By Location

Across America, Lead Systems Engineers make on average $111,516 annually or $53.61 hourly. The city with the highest Lead Systems Engineer salary is Foster City, CA at $124,137 per year. The average starting salary in Foster City, CA for Lead Systems Engineers is $81,000. The top 5 states with the highest reported Lead Systems Engineer salaries are Hawaii, Washington, Oregon, California, and Vermont. Alabama, New Mexico, and Tennessee have the lowest Lead Systems Engineer salaries.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
Foster City, CA
$124,137
2
Las Vegas, NV
$105,442
3
Annapolis, MD
$105,272
4
Miami, FL
$105,197
5
New York, NY
$105,021

Average Lead Systems Engineer Salary By Industry

Wages for Lead Systems Engineers can differ based on the industry they work in. By looking at our data, we can see that Internet companies, Telecommunication companies, and Technology companies pay their Lead Systems Engineers well. Internet companies pay Lead Systems Engineers an average salary of $115,452, Telecommunication companies pay $112,830, and Technology companys come in at $112,647. At $104,852, the average salary for Lead Systems Engineers in the Energy industry is lower than other industries.
RankIndustryAverage Salary
1
Internet
$115,452
2
Telecommunication
$112,830
3
Technology
$112,647
4
Automotive
$112,632
5
Manufacturing
$112,584

RECENTLY ADDED Lead Systems Engineer SALARIES

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
Technology Services LLC
Lead Systems Engineer
09/30/2019
$135,655
George C. Marshall Space Flight Center
Lead Systems Engineer
09/28/2019
$127,914
Customs and Border Protection
Lead Systems Engineer
09/23/2019
$117,191
Randstad
Lead Systems Engineer
09/21/2019
$100,000
Netizen Corporation
Lead Systems Engineer
07/10/2019
$109,000
Randstad
Lead Systems Engineer
06/20/2019
$125,000
University of California Riverside, Bourns College
Lead Systems Engineer
06/18/2019
$95,000
Oilandgascrossing
Lead Systems Engineer
06/10/2019
$74,000
Nigel Frank International Group
Lead Systems Engineer
06/10/2019
$90,000
Mrinetwork
Lead Systems Engineer
06/10/2019
$125,000
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