System Design Engineer

System Design Engineer Salary

Average Yearly Salary
$93,000
$69,000
Min 10%
$93,000
Median 50%
$125,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Microsoft
Highest Paying City
San Francisco, CA
Highest Paying State
California
Average Experience Level
3.6 years
How much does a system design engineer make?
The national average salary for a System Design Engineer in the U.S. is $93,440 annually or $44.92 hourly. While the top 10 percent make over $125,000 per year, the bottom 10 percent make under $69,000. Professional companies and Manufacturing companies have the most job opportunities for System Design Engineers. California, Massachusetts, New Mexico, District of Columbia, and Hawaii are some of the states with the best System Design Engineer salaries in the US. Most System Design Engineers spend 3.6 years in the position.
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Average System Design Engineer Salary By Location

Across America, System Design Engineers make on average $93,440 annually or $44.92 hourly. San Francisco, CA reports the highest annual salary for System Design Engineers at 116,946. Even an entry-level System Design Engineer makes $80,000 per year in San Francisco, CA. California, Massachusetts, New Mexico, District of Columbia, and Hawaii are the highest paying states. South Dakota, Kentucky, Ohio, Kansas, and Arkansas have the lowest reported salaries for System Design Engineers.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
San Francisco, CA
$116,946
2
Andover, MA
$103,717
3
Bothell, WA
$98,662
4
Jersey City, NJ
$98,253
5
Phoenix, AZ
$96,641

Average System Design Engineer Salary By Company

System Design Engineers report their job security as good. Just as in every field, some employers pay higher wages than others. Professional companies and Manufacturing companies tend to have the highest concentration of employment in this field. Microsoft and Infinera are the highest paying companies. Companies like Ribbon Communications and Draper also report very competitive wages for System Design Engineers.

Recently Added System Design Engineer Salaries

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
The Ashlar Group
System Design Engineer
01/21/2020
$80,000
University of South Carolina
System Design Engineer
12/11/2019
$49,594
Randstad
System Design Engineer
12/04/2019
$95,000
Cybercoders
System Design Engineer
10/16/2019
$80,000
Cybercoders
System Design Engineer
10/16/2019
$80,000
Cybercoders
System Design Engineer
10/10/2019
$80,000
Cybercoders
System Design Engineer
10/10/2019
$80,000
Randstad
System Design Engineer
08/21/2019
$110,000
ESG
System Design Engineer
08/01/2019
$115,000
Northwest Natural Gas Company
System Design Engineer
06/21/2019
$103,250
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