Protection Engineer

Protection Engineer Salary

Average Yearly Salary
$90,000
$63,000
Min 10%
$90,000
Median 50%
$129,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Bank of America
Highest Paying City
Sunnyvale, CA
Highest Paying State
District of Columbia
Average Experience Level
3.7 years
How much does a protection engineer make?
Protection Engineers in America make an average salary of $91,049 per year or $43.77 per hour. While the top 10 percent make over $129,000 per year, the bottom 10 percent make under $63,000. Professional companies and Finance companies tend to have the highest concentration of employment in this field. States with the highest Protection Engineer salaries include District of Columbia, California, New Mexico, Pennsylvania, and Maryland. The typical tenure for a Protection Engineer is 3.7 years.
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Average Protection Engineer Salary By Location

Protection Engineers in the US makes an average salary of $91,049 per year or $43.77 per hour. Sunnyvale, CA reports the highest annual salary for Protection Engineers at 112,991. Not only that, Sunnyvale, CA also has an average entry-level salary of $71,000. District of Columbia, California, New Mexico, Pennsylvania, and Maryland are the states with the highest payscale for Protection Engineers. Utah, Arizona, Georgia, West Virginia, and Arkansas have the lowest reported salaries for Protection Engineers.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
Sunnyvale, CA
$112,991
2
Washington, DC
$105,422
3
Allentown, PA
$95,258
4
Hamilton, NJ
$91,845
5
Waltham, MA
$87,983

Average Protection Engineer Salary By Company

There is good job security in Protection Engineer positions. Some industries offer better pay and benefit packages than others. Professional companies and Finance companies are the best when it comes to the number of employment opportunities. Companies like Bank of America or Regions Financial will get you the highest pay packages. In addition, companies like Raytheon and Xcel Energy report highly competitive salaries for Protection Engineers.

Recently Added Protection Engineer Salaries

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
State of Illinois
Protection Engineer
01/17/2020
$66,575
Colorado Springs Utilities
Protection Engineer
11/22/2019
$79,481
State of Illinois
Protection Engineer
09/23/2019
$90,348
Sacramento Municipal Utility District
Protection Engineer
08/24/2019
$125,709
Randstad
Protection Engineer
07/25/2019
$104,350
Randstad
Protection Engineer
07/13/2019
$95,000
Sacramento Municipal Utility District
Protection Engineer
06/26/2019
$125,709
Robert Half Technology
Protection Engineer
06/11/2019
$100,000
Westar Energy
Protection Engineer
06/04/2019
$91,100
KCP & L
Protection Engineer
06/04/2019
$91,100
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