OPERATIONS ENGINEER SALARY

Average Yearly Salary
$85,000
$62,000
Min 10%
$85,000
Median 50%
$116,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Facebook
Highest Paying City
Cupertino, CA
Highest Paying State
Alaska
Average Experience Level
4.0 years
How much does an operations engineer make?
Operations Engineers in the US make on average $85,688 annually or $41.2 hourly. There is a huge gap between the top 10 percent earners and the bottom 10 percent earners -- about 53,000. The top 10 percent earn over $116,000, while the bottom 10 percent make less than $63,000 annually. Most Operations Engineer jobs are in Internet companies and Professional companies. Alaska, California, Washington, Nevada, and Oregon are some of the states with the best Operations Engineer salaries in the US. The typical tenure for an Operations Engineer is 4.0 years.
Annual Salaries For Related Jobs
Engineer
$78,430

Average Operations Engineer Salary By Company

If you are an Operations Engineer, you can expect good job security. However, keep in mind that some industries pay better than others. Most Operations Engineer jobs are in Internet companies and Internet companies. Facebook and eBay are the best paying companies for Operations Engineers. Also, companies like Twitter and American International Group pay their Operations Engineers very well.

Average Operations Engineer Salary By Location

As an Operations Engineer in the U.S., you can expect to earn on average $85,688 per year or $41.2 per hour. Cupertino, CA reports the highest annual salary for Operations Engineers at 101,246. Even as an entry-level Operations Engineer, you will make $69,000 per year in Cupertino, CA. The top 5 states with the highest reported Operations Engineer salaries are Alaska, California, Washington, Nevada, and Oregon. Oklahoma, Louisiana, Arkansas, Tennessee, and Alabama are at the bottom for competitive pay.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
Cupertino, CA
$101,246
2
Seattle, WA
$90,698
3
Philadelphia, PA
$85,307
4
Mount Laurel, NJ
$85,232
5
New York, NY
$85,152

Average Operations Engineer Salary By Industry

Wages for Operations Engineers can differ based on the industry they work in. Our data shows that Internet companies, Utilities companies, and Manufacturing companies tend to have the highest salaries for Operations Engineers. Internet companies pay their Operations Engineers the highest wages, averaging $91,538 per year. Utilities companies and Manufacturing companies pay well too, at $85,342 and $84,987, respectively. The types of companies that pay Operations Engineers the least are in the Real Estate industry, where the average annual salary is $83,093.
RankIndustryAverage Salary
1
Internet
$91,538
2
Utilities
$85,342
3
Manufacturing
$84,987
4
Construction
$84,518
5
Professional
$84,337

RECENTLY ADDED Operations Engineer SALARIES

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
Randstad
Operations Engineer
10/30/2019
$104,350
State of Washington
Operations Engineer
10/30/2019
$59,436
Cybercoders
Operations Engineer
10/30/2019
$75,000
Abinbev
Operations Engineer
10/30/2019
$71,188
Washington State
Operations Engineer
10/29/2019
$59,436
Operations Engineer
10/29/2019
$59,436
University of Washington
Operations Engineer
10/29/2019
$61,104
10/25/2019
$80,000
Randstad
Operations Engineer
10/25/2019
$104,350
Workbridge Associates
Operations Engineer
10/25/2019
$146,090
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