Senior Linux Engineer

Senior Linux Engineer Salary

Average Yearly Salary
$98,000
$74,000
Min 10%
$98,000
Median 50%
$130,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Microsoft
Highest Paying City
Mountain View, CA
Highest Paying State
Maryland
Average Experience Level
2.3 years
How much does a senior linux engineer make?
Senior Linux Engineers in the US make on average $98,593 annually or $47.4 hourly. The top 10 percent make over $130,000 per year, while the bottom 10 percent make under $74,000 per year. Internet companies and Professional companies are the best when it comes to the number of employment opportunities. States with the highest Senior Linux Engineer salaries include Maryland, District of Columbia, Hawaii, California, and Georgia. The typical employment in the position spans 2.3 years.

Average Senior Linux Engineer Salary By Location

Across America, Senior Linux Engineers make on average $98,593 annually or $47.4 hourly. The city with the highest Senior Linux Engineer salary is Mountain View, CA at $138,097 per year. Not only that, Mountain View, CA also has an average entry-level salary of $89,000. Some of the states with the best Senior Linux Engineer salaries are Maryland, District of Columbia, Hawaii, California, Georgia, New Jersey, and New York. North Dakota, Wyoming, Arkansas, Montana, and Kentucky have the lowest reported salaries for Senior Linux Engineers.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
Mountain View, CA
$138,097
2
Rockville, MD
$131,289
3
Ashburn, VA
$117,793
4
Alpharetta, GA
$117,569
5
San Antonio, TX
$115,653

Average Senior Linux Engineer Salary By Company

There is good job security in Senior Linux Engineer positions. Some industries offer better pay and benefit packages than others. Most Senior Linux Engineer jobs are in Internet companies and Internet companies. The two companies that report the highest salaries for Senior Linux Engineers are Microsoft and Synaptics. In addition, companies like Nike and Avid Technology report highly competitive salaries for Senior Linux Engineers.

Average Senior Linux Engineer Pay By Industry

Senior Linux Engineer salaries can vary depending on the industry. Our data shows that Telecommunication companies, Pharmaceutical companies, and Manufacturing companies tend to have the highest salaries for Senior Linux Engineers. Telecommunication companies pay Senior Linux Engineers an average salary of $111,358, Pharmaceutical companies pay $108,702, and Manufacturing companys come in at $98,111. The types of companies that pay Senior Linux Engineers the least are in the Finance industry, where the average annual salary is $95,257.
RankIndustryAverage Salary
1
Telecommunication
$111,358
2
Pharmaceutical
$108,702
3
Manufacturing
$98,111
4
Technology
$97,863
5
Hospitality
$96,579

Recently Added Senior Linux Engineer Salaries

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
Robert Half
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01/13/2020
$105,000
University of Virginia
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$70,749
Randstad
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$104,350
Infosoft Inc.
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$212,874
University of Virginia
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$80,000
University of Virginia
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10/29/2019
$80,000
City University of New York
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$89,508
Workbridge Associates
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$115,000
Sunrise Systems, Inc.
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$125,220
Cuny
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$89,508
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