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Stationary Engineer Salary

Average Yearly Salary
Updated May 18, 2020
$69,000
$52,000
$69,000
$92,000
Stationary engineers in the United States make an average salary of $69,645 per year or $33.48 per hour. People on the lower end of that spectrum, the bottom 10% to be exact, make roughly $52,000 a year, while the top 10% makes $92,000. As most things go, location can be critical. Texas, Oregon, Virginia, New Mexico, and Oklahoma provide the highest stationary engineer salaries.
Best Paying Cities
Camden, NJ
$86,025
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Map of Stationary Engineer Salaries

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

Average Salary

Average Stationary Engineer Salary By Location

Throughout the U.S., the average salary for a stationary engineer is roughly $69,645 per year, which boils down to $33.48 per hour. Interestingly enough, stationary engineers have the highest salaries in Houston, TX at about $93,665 per year. For those who are just starting out, the average entry-level salary in Houston, TX is $56,000. Additionally, stationary engineers make more than the average salary in Beaverton, OR, Camden, NJ, Philadelphia, PA, Tulsa, OK, and New York, NY. On a more broad level, stationary engineer salaries are highest in Texas, Oregon, Virginia, New Mexico, Oklahoma, Florida, and Arkansas. On the contrary, Arizona, Indiana, and Idaho offer the lowest stationary engineer salaries.

City
Average Salary
Houston, TX
Houston, TX
$93,665
$94k
Beaverton, OR
Beaverton, OR
$89,135
$89k
Camden, NJ
Camden, NJ
$86,025
$86k
Philadelphia, PA
Philadelphia, PA
$85,779
$86k
Tulsa, OK
Tulsa, OK
$84,907
$85k
New York, NY
New York, NY
$84,103
$84k
Chicago, IL
Chicago, IL
$82,970
$83k
Atlanta, GA
Atlanta, GA
$82,439
$82k
Apple Valley, MN
Apple Valley, MN
$80,434
$80k
Las Vegas, NV
Las Vegas, NV
$70,119
$70k

High Paying Stationary Engineer Jobs

Average Stationary Engineer Salary By Company

If you insist on knowing when your check is going to come and for how much, then you'd be better off working for companies like Sutter Gould Medical Foundation and Kaiser Permanente as they offer the highest salaries for stationary engineers.

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    Average Stationary Engineer Pay By Industry

    Stationary engineer salaries can vary on many factors, including what industry a job is in. In fact, jobs with hospitality, professional, and construction companies tend to be the highest paying. Furthermore, a stationary engineer can make a yearly salary of $73,964 while working for hospitality companies. All the while, other stationary engineers are making $72,122 at professional companies and $69,851 at construction companies. One industry stationary engineers may want to avoid is the real estate industry as it offers the lowest average salary at $65,978.

    Industry
    Average Salary
    Hospitality
    Hospitality
    $73,964
    $74k
    Professional
    Professional
    $72,122
    $72k
    Construction
    Construction
    $69,851
    $70k
    Health Care
    Health Care
    $69,692
    $70k
    Manufacturing
    Manufacturing
    $69,650
    $70k
    Real Estate
    Real Estate
    $65,978
    $66k

    Recently Added Stationary Engineer Salaries

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    $127,034
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    $127,034
    $127,034
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    $100,531
    $100,531
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    $53,160
    $53,160
    10/24/2020
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    $38,601
    $38,601
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    Missoula, MT
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    $51,006
    $51,006
    10/21/2020
    Dshs Rainier Stationary Engineer-Boiler Operator
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    Buckley, WA
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    10/21/2020
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    $54,108
    $54,108
    10/21/2020
    Stationary Engineer
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    Bozeman, MT
    Bozeman, MT
    10/08/2020
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    $70,248
    $70,248
    10/08/2020
    Tulsa County
    Tulsa County
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    Tulsa, OK
    Tulsa, OK
    09/30/2020
    09/30/2020
    $36,592
    $36,592
    09/30/2020
    Stationary Engineer Hour TC
    Stationary Engineer Hour TC
    Noank, CT
    Noank, CT
    09/28/2020
    09/28/2020
    $49,023
    $49,023
    09/28/2020