SUSTAINING ENGINEER SALARY

Average Yearly Salary
$91,000
$67,000
Min 10%
$91,000
Median 50%
$124,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Apple
Highest Paying City
San Mateo, CA
Highest Paying State
Vermont
Average Experience Level
3.1 years
How much does a sustaining engineer make?
The national average salary for a Sustaining Engineer in the United States is $91,817 per year or $44.14 per hour. If you are in the top 10 percent, you will make over $124,000; however, if you are in the bottom 10 percent, you will earn less than $67,000 per year. The most abundant employment opportunities for Sustaining Engineers are in Professional companies and Internet companies. Vermont, Maine, New Hampshire, Massachusetts, and Connecticut are some of the states with the best Sustaining Engineer salaries in the US. The typical tenure for a Sustaining Engineer is 3.1 years.
Annual Salaries For Related Jobs
Engineer
$78,430

Average Sustaining Engineer Salary By Company

If you are a Sustaining Engineer, you can expect good job security. However, keep in mind that some industries pay better than others. Professional companies and Internet companies have the most job opportunities for Sustaining Engineers. The two companies that report the highest salaries for Sustaining Engineers are Apple and Facebook. In addition, companies like Dell and Cisco Systems report highly competitive salaries for Sustaining Engineers.

Average Sustaining Engineer Salary By Location

Across America, Sustaining Engineers make on average $91,817 annually or $44.14 hourly. San Mateo, CA reports the highest annual salary for Sustaining Engineers at 98,765. The average starting salary in San Mateo, CA for Sustaining Engineers is $59,000. Some of the states with the best Sustaining Engineer salaries are Vermont, Maine, New Hampshire, Massachusetts, Connecticut, North Dakota, and New York. Kansas, Tennessee, Missouri, Kentucky, and Idaho are the lowest earners.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
San Mateo, CA
$98,765
2
Andover, MA
$98,319
3
Austin, TX
$97,214
4
Seattle, WA
$93,510
5
Hillsborough, NJ
$92,926

Average Sustaining Engineer Salary By Industry

The type of industry that a Sustaining Engineer works in can influence their earning potential. By looking at our data, we can see that Internet companies, Utilities companies, and Energy companies pay their Sustaining Engineers well. Internet companies pay their Sustaining Engineers the highest wages, averaging $98,945 per year. Utilities companies and Energy companies pay well too, at $97,613 and $96,794, respectively. At $84,637, the average salary for Sustaining Engineers in the Manufacturing industry is lower than other industries.
RankIndustryAverage Salary
1
Internet
$98,945
2
Utilities
$97,613
3
Energy
$96,794
4
Retail
$90,699
5
Technology
$90,666

RECENTLY ADDED Sustaining Engineer SALARIES

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
10/22/2019
$95,000
Consultnet, LLC
Sustaining Engineer
09/30/2019
$104,350
Lockheed Martin Corporation
Sustaining Engineer
08/03/2019
$216,200
Lockheed Martin
Sustaining Engineer
07/22/2019
$216,200
Consultnet
Sustaining Engineer
06/26/2019
$104,350
Cloudbolt Software, Inc.
Support and Sustaining Engineer II
03/25/2019
$85,050
Yodlee, Inc.
Principle Sustaining Engineer
03/22/2019
$122,270
Energy Cost Solutions Group, LLC
Sustainability Engineer
03/21/2019
$65,000
Cree, Inc.
Process Sustaining Engineer
03/21/2019
$88,265
S&P Global Market Intelligence, Inc.
Engineer-ESG Sustainability for Trucost, Corporate, NA
03/20/2019
$71,750
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