Technical Support Engineer Salary

Average Yearly Salary
Updated May 19, 2020
$81,000
$61,000
Min 10%
$81,000
Median 50%
$106,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Hortonworks
Highest Paying City
Seattle, WA
Highest Paying State
Alaska
Average Experience Level
2.9 years
How much does a technical support engineer make?
The national average salary for a Technical Support Engineer in the U.S. is $81,129 annually or $39.0 hourly. The top 10 percent make over $106,000 per year, while the bottom 10 percent make under $61,000 per year. Most Technical Support Engineer jobs are in Technology companies and Retail companies. States with the highest Technical Support Engineer salaries include Alaska, Washington, Oregon, California, and New Jersey. The typical tenure for a Technical Support Engineer is 2.9 years.

Average Technical Support Engineer Salary By Location

The national average salary for a Technical Support Engineer in the United States is $81,129 per year or $39.0 per hour. Working in Seattle, WA as a Technical Support Engineer will pay you the highest wages at around $108,858 per year. Even an entry-level Technical Support Engineer makes $81,000 per year in Seattle, WA. The highest earning states when it comes to Technical Support Engineer salaries are Alaska, Washington, Oregon, California, and New Jersey. On the other hand, Maine, Arkansas, Vermont, West Virginia, and New Mexico report the lowest wages for Technical Support Engineers.

Map of Technical Support Engineer Salaries

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

Average Salary:

Average Technical Support Engineer Salary By Company

Technical Support Engineers report their job security as good. Just as in every field, some employers pay higher wages than others. Employers that have the highest concentration of job opportunities for Technical Support Engineers are Technology companies and Retail companies. Companies like Hortonworks or Tellabs will get you the highest pay packages. In addition, companies like Twilio and Brightcove report highly competitive salaries for Technical Support Engineers.
Company
Average Salary
$116,313
$116k
$113,625
$114k
$112,516
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$110k
$109,971
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$109,576
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$108,817
$109k

Technical Support Engineer Salary History

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

National Average
Ashburn, VA

Technical Support Engineer Salary By Experience Level

The salary for a Technical Support Engineer can range from $61,543 to $121,978 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.

Recently Added Technical Support Engineer Salaries

CompanyJobLocationDate AddedSalary
Management Decisions, Inc.
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Technical Support Engineer
Technical Support Engineer
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$83,480
$83,480
Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center
Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center
Technical Support Engineer
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04/28/2020
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$68,000
$68,000
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$110,000
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$75,000
$75,000
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03/03/2020
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$93,915
$93,915
Technical Support Engineer
Technical Support Engineer
02/11/2020
02/11/2020
$46,000
$46,000
Technical Support Engineer
Technical Support Engineer
01/23/2020
01/23/2020
$60,000
$60,000
United States Courts
United States Courts
Technical Support Engineer
Technical Support Engineer
01/10/2020
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$51,094
$51,094
Remedy Intelligent Staffing
Remedy Intelligent Staffing
Technical Support Engineer
Technical Support Engineer
12/31/2019
12/31/2019
$48,001
$48,001
Elev8 Hire Solutions
Elev8 Hire Solutions
Technical Support Engineer
Technical Support Engineer
12/31/2019
12/31/2019
$55,000
$55,000