Senior Information Technology Engineer Salary

Average Yearly Salary
Updated May 18, 2020
$111,000
$90,000
$111,000
$136,000
The average Senior Information Technology Engineer makes about $111,502 per year. That's $53.61 per hour! Those in the lower 10%, such as entry-level positions, only make about $90,000 a year. Meanwhile, the top 10% are sitting pretty with an average salary of $137,000. Many of Senior Information Technology Engineers seem to be drawn to Technology and Health Care companies. Unless they care more about money, in which case Senior Information Technology Engineers tend to work at Telecommunication, Technology, and Retail companies. Even the employees who work in these industries can confirm that's where the money is. Although money is important, a lot of people base their career decisions solely on location. That's why we found that Maryland, Montana and California pay Senior Information Technology Engineers the highest salaries.
Best Paying Cities
Seattle, WA
$119,968
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Map of Senior Information Technology Engineer Salaries

The darker areas on the map show where Senior Information Technology Engineers earn the highest salaries across all 50 states.

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Average Senior Information Technology Engineer Salary By Location

If both location and money are important to you, then you might want to check out moving to Maryland, Montana and California, as these three states offer the highest salaries throughout the U.S. for Senior Information Technology Engineers. Quite opposite of that list is the lowest paying states, which are Iowa, Indiana, and Wisconsin.

Average Senior Information Technology Engineer Salary By Company

If you want to get paid the most as a Senior Information Technology Engineer, being employed by a company such as Twitter or Palo Alto Networks would be a smart choice, as they are the highest paying companies in this field. Additionally, companies like Zendesk and Polycom also report highly competitive salaries for Senior Information Technology Engineers.
Company
Average Salary
$142,371
$142k
$138,464
$138k
$135,469
$135k
$133,873
$134k
$130,250
$130k
$129,713
$130k
$128,052
$128k

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Average Senior Information Technology Engineer Pay By Industry

As we previously stated, Senior Information Technology Engineer salaries can vary depending on the industry. In fact, our data shows that Telecommunication, Technology, and Retail companies tend to offer much higher salaries for Senior Information Technology Engineers. For example, Senior Information Technology Engineers make a whopping average salary of $115,858 while working for Telecommunication companies. Meanwhile, other people in this field are making $114,464 at Technology companies and $107,986 at Retail companies. But Senior Information Technology Engineers may want to avoid working in the Health Care industry as it offers the lowest average salary at $105,093.
Industry
Average Salary
Telecommunication
Telecommunication
$115,858
$116k
Technology
Technology
$114,464
$114k
Retail
Retail
$107,986
$108k
Energy
Energy
$106,988
$107k
Non Profits
Non Profits
$106,923
$107k
Health Care
Health Care
$105,093
$105k

Senior Information Technology Engineer Salary History

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Recently Added Senior Information Technology Engineer Salaries

CompanyJobLocationDate AddedSalary
Management Decisions, Inc.
Management Decisions, Inc.
Senior IT Engineer
Senior IT Engineer
Senior IT Engineer
05/14/2020
05/14/2020
$120,000
$120,000
05/14/2020
SR. IT Software Engineer-Pittsburgh PA
SR. IT Software Engineer-Pittsburgh PA
04/28/2020
04/28/2020
$104,350
$104,350
04/28/2020
Management Decisions, Inc.
Management Decisions, Inc.
Senior IT Engineer
Senior IT Engineer
Senior IT Engineer
04/20/2020
04/20/2020
$100,000
$100,000
04/20/2020
Senior Information Technology Engineer
Senior Information Technology Engineer
01/15/2020
01/15/2020
$102,263
$102,263
01/15/2020
Safari Micro
Safari Micro
Senior Information Technology Engineer
Senior Information Technology Engineer
Senior Information Technology Engineer
11/30/2019
11/30/2019
$110,000
$110,000
11/30/2019
Senior Information Technology Engineer
Senior Information Technology Engineer
11/25/2019
11/25/2019
$102,263
$102,263
11/25/2019
Senior Information Technology Engineer
Senior Information Technology Engineer
11/22/2019
11/22/2019
$96,482
$96,482
11/22/2019
City of Denver
City of Denver
Senior Information Technology Engineer
Senior Information Technology Engineer
Senior Information Technology Engineer
09/28/2019
09/28/2019
$90,860
$90,860
09/28/2019
Senior IT Engineer
Senior IT Engineer
09/18/2019
09/18/2019
$119,254
$119,254
09/18/2019
Senior IT Software Engineer
Senior IT Software Engineer
09/18/2019
09/18/2019
$135,960
$135,960
09/18/2019