Solar Energy Specialist Salary

Average Yearly Salary
Updated May 19, 2020
$82,000
$48,000
Min 10%
$82,000
Median 50%
$140,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Santa Barbara
Highest Paying City
Lafayette, LA
Highest Paying State
Alaska
Average Experience Level
2.1 years
How much does a solar energy specialist make?
As a Solar Energy Specialist in the USA, you can expect to earn on average $82,463 per year or $39.65 per hour. While the top 10 percent make over $140,000 per year, the bottom 10 percent make under $48,000. Energy companies and Construction companies have the most job opportunities for Solar Energy Specialists. The best states for high paying Solar Energy Specialist jobs are Alaska, New Jersey, Maryland, Massachusetts, and New Hampshire. The typical tenure for a Solar Energy Specialist is 2.1 years.
Annual Salaries For Related Jobs
Specialist
$54,734

Average Solar Energy Specialist Salary By Location

Solar Energy Specialists in the United States of America make on average $82,463 a year or $39.65 per hour. Lafayette, LA reports the highest annual salary for Solar Energy Specialists at 107,483. The average entry-level salary in Lafayette, LA is $53,000. Alaska, New Jersey, Maryland, Massachusetts, and New Hampshire are the top 5 highest earning states for Solar Energy Specialists. South Dakota, Utah, Idaho, Wyoming, and North Dakota have the lowest reported salaries for Solar Energy Specialists.

Map of Solar Energy Specialist Salaries

The darker areas on the map show where Solar Energy Specialists earn the highest salaries across all 50 states.

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Average Solar Energy Specialist Salary By Company

There is good job security in Solar Energy Specialist positions. Some industries offer better pay and benefit packages than others. Energy companies and Construction companies tend to have the highest concentration of employment in this field. Santa Barbara and TRC Companies are the best paying companies for Solar Energy Specialists. Companies like AVANGRID and Generac Power Systems also report very competitive wages for Solar Energy Specialists.

Solar Energy Specialist Salary History

Compare salaries for individual cities or states with the national average.

National Average
Ashburn, VA

Solar Energy Specialist Salary By Experience Level

The salary for a Solar Energy Specialist can range from $45,653 to $115,705 depending on the amount of work experience that the person has. Data on how experience level affects salary is provided by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) as part of their National Compensation Survey, which is based on factors such as knowledge, complexity, contacts, and environment.

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Location
Date Added
Salary
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