Simulation Engineer

Simulation Engineer Salary

Average Yearly Salary
$86,000
$61,000
Min 10%
$86,000
Median 50%
$121,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Facebook
Highest Paying City
Palo Alto, CA
Highest Paying State
District of Columbia
Average Experience Level
2.9 years
How much does a simulation engineer make?
The national average salary for a Simulation Engineer in the U.S. is $86,469 annually or $41.57 hourly. The top 10 percent of earners make over $121,000 annually, whereas the bottom 10 percent of earners make under $61,000 per year. Professional companies and Internet companies tend to have the highest concentration of employment in this field. District of Columbia, Alaska, Rhode Island, Maryland, and Delaware are some of the states with the best Simulation Engineer salaries in the US. The typical employment in the position spans 2.9 years.
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$78,430

Average Simulation Engineer Salary By Location

Simulation Engineers in the US makes an average salary of $86,469 per year or $41.57 per hour. Working in Palo Alto, CA as a Simulation Engineer will pay you the highest wages at around $99,590 per year. Even as an entry-level Simulation Engineer, you will make $63,000 per year in Palo Alto, CA. District of Columbia, Alaska, Rhode Island, Maryland, and Delaware are the states with the highest payscale for Simulation Engineers. Oklahoma, South Dakota, Wisconsin, Nevada, and Tennessee are at the bottom for competitive pay.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
Palo Alto, CA
$99,590
2
Seattle, WA
$91,568
3
Columbia, MD
$90,036
4
Grand Prairie, TX
$88,112
5
Newport News, VA
$88,001

Average Simulation Engineer Salary By Company

Simulation Engineers report their job security as good. Just as in every field, some employers pay higher wages than others. Professional companies and Internet companies have the most job opportunities for Simulation Engineers. Facebook and Nvidia are the highest paying companies. If you can find a job at a company like Ball or Chevron, they also offer very competitive salaries to their Simulation Engineers.

Average Simulation Engineer Pay By Industry

Wages for Simulation Engineers can differ based on the industry they work in. By looking at our data, we can see that Retail companies, Energy companies, and Technology companies pay their Simulation Engineers well. Retail companies pay Simulation Engineers an average salary of $99,180, Energy companies pay $82,413, and Technology companys come in at $81,269. At $77,819, the average salary for Simulation Engineers in the Automotive industry is lower than other industries.
RankIndustryAverage Salary
1
Retail
$99,180
2
Energy
$82,413
3
Technology
$81,269
4
Manufacturing
$78,304
5
Automotive
$77,819

Recently Added Simulation Engineer Salaries

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
08/28/2019
$104,821
Infosoft Inc.
Simulation Engineer
08/27/2019
$89,741
Bartech Group
Simulation Engineer
08/26/2019
$87,654
Randstad
Simulation Engineer
08/13/2019
$62,610
Bartech Group
Simulation Engineer
07/29/2019
$75,132
Randstad
Simulation Engineer
05/24/2019
$104,350