"engineering support," "architecture," and "project management" aren't the only skills we found managers, systems engineering list on their resumes. In fact, there's a whole list of manager, systems engineering responsibilities that we found, including:
We've found that 70.1% of managers, systems engineering have earned a bachelor's degree. Furthermore, 15.9% earned their master's degrees before becoming a manager, systems engineering. While it's true that most managers, systems engineering have a college degree, it's generally possible to become one with only a high school degree. In fact, one out of every nine managers, systems engineering did not spend the extra money to attend college.
The managers, systems engineering who went onto college to earn a more in-depth education generally studied electrical engineering and computer science, while a small population of managers, systems engineering studied business and mechanical engineering.
Once you've obtained the level of education you're comfortable with, you might start applying to companies to become a manager, systems engineering. We've found that most manager, systems engineering resumes include experience from Northrop Grumman, Acxiom, and Palo Alto Networks. Of recent, Northrop Grumman had 54 positions open for managers, systems engineering. Meanwhile, there are 27 job openings at Acxiom and 14 at Palo Alto Networks.
But if you're interested in companies where you might earn a high salary, managers, systems engineering tend to earn the biggest salaries at Sierra Nevada, Ball, and Noblis. Take Sierra Nevada for example. The median manager, systems engineering salary is $166,015. At Ball, managers, systems engineering earn an average of $158,972, while the average at Noblis is $157,817. You should take into consideration how difficult it might be to secure a job with one of these companies.
Some other companies you might be interested in as a manager, systems engineering include Lockheed Martin, IBM, and General Dynamics. These three companies were found to hire the most managers, systems engineering from the top 100 U.S. educational institutions.
In general, managers, systems engineering fulfill roles in the technology and manufacturing industries. While employment numbers are high in those industries, the manager, systems engineering annual salary is the highest in the technology industry with $134,738 as the average salary. Meanwhile, the manufacturing and telecommunication industries pay $117,509 and $99,722 respectively. This means that managers, systems engineering who are employed in the technology industry make 68.7% more than managers, systems engineering who work in the finance Industry.