Senior Reliability Engineer Salary

Average Yearly Salary
Updated May 19, 2020
$120,000
$95,000
Min 10%
$120,000
Median 50%
$151,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Netflix
Highest Paying City
Redmond, WA
Highest Paying State
Washington
Average Experience Level
4.3 years
How much does a senior reliability engineer make?
Senior Reliability Engineers in the US make on average $120,357 annually or $57.86 hourly. Those in the bottom 10 percent make under $95,000 a year, and the top 10 percent make over $151,000. Employers that have the highest concentration of job opportunities for Senior Reliability Engineers are Technology companies and Finance companies. Washington, Maine, Alaska, Massachusetts, and California are some of the states with the best Senior Reliability Engineer salaries in the US. The typical employment in the position spans 4.3 years.
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Average Senior Reliability Engineer Salary By Location

The national average salary for a Senior Reliability Engineer in the USA is $120,357 annually or $57.86 hourly. Redmond, WA reports the highest annual salary for Senior Reliability Engineers at 143,100. The average starting salary in Redmond, WA for Senior Reliability Engineers is $101,000. The top 5 states with the highest reported Senior Reliability Engineer salaries are Washington, Maine, Alaska, Massachusetts, and California. Ohio, Kansas, Kentucky, Indiana, and Wisconsin are the lowest earners.
City
Average Salary
$132,619
$133k

Map of Senior Reliability Engineer Salaries

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

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Average Senior Reliability Engineer Salary By Company

Like every industry, there is a range of salaries a Senior Reliability Engineer makes. Technology companies and Finance companies tend to have the highest concentration of employment in this field. Senior Reliability Engineers at Netflix and Palo Alto Networks report the highest salaries. In addition, companies like Twitter and Salesforce report highly competitive salaries for Senior Reliability Engineers.
Company
Average Salary
$154,819
$155k
$151,019
$151k
$146,914
$147k
$145,641
$146k
$144,306
$144k
$143,826
$144k
$142,426
$142k

Average Senior Reliability Engineer Pay By Industry

Wages for Senior Reliability Engineers can differ based on the industry they work in. By looking at our data, we can see that Technology companies, Utilities companies, and Telecommunication companies pay their Senior Reliability Engineers well. Technology companies pay their Senior Reliability Engineers the highest wages, averaging $132,875 per year. Utilities companies and Telecommunication companies pay well too, at $114,137 and $108,686, respectively. The average salary for Senior Reliability Engineers in the Health Care industry is lower than the rest, coming in at $105,315.
Industry
Average Salary
Technology
Technology
$132,875
$133k
Utilities
Utilities
$114,137
$114k
Telecommunication
Telecommunication
$108,686
$109k
Manufacturing
Manufacturing
$108,114
$108k
Health Care
Health Care
$105,315
$105k

Senior Reliability Engineer Salary History

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National Average
Ashburn, VA

Recently Added Senior Reliability Engineer Salaries

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
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$150,000
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$150,000
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$200,000
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$140,000
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$114,785
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$140,000
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$140,000
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$156,525
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$160,000
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