Technical Systems Engineer Salary

Average Yearly Salary
Updated May 18, 2020
$90,000
$71,000
$90,000
$114,000
The average Technical Systems Engineer makes about $90,454 per year. That's $43.49 per hour! Those in the lower 10%, such as entry-level positions, only make about $71,000 a year. Meanwhile, the top 10% are sitting pretty with an average salary of $114,000. Many of Technical Systems Engineers seem to be drawn to Technology and Professional companies. Unless they care more about money, in which case Technical Systems Engineers tend to work at Insurance, Health Care, and Finance companies. Even the employees who work in these industries can confirm that's where the money is. Although money is important, a lot of people base their career decisions solely on location. That's why we found that Maryland, Rhode Island and Connecticut pay Technical Systems Engineers the highest salaries.
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Map of Technical Systems Engineer Salaries

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

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Average Technical Systems Engineer Salary By Location

While a Technical Systems Engineer can average a salary of $90,454 per year, or $43.49 per hour, there are many opportunities for Technical Systems Engineers to make more. For example, in Washington, DC you might make $103,526 per year. Other high-paying locations include Norfolk, VA, New York, NY and Englewood, NJ. If you're in an entry-level position, your best bet is to move to Washington, DC where the average starting salary is $73,000. The highest paying states for Technical Systems Engineers include Maryland, Rhode Island and Connecticut. Meanwhile, Kentucky, Kansas, and Utah offer the lowest salaries.

Average Technical Systems 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 Twitter and Amazon as they offer the highest salaries for Technical Systems Engineers.
Company
Average Salary
$124,290
$124k
$113,896
$114k
$107,451
$107k
$106,466
$106k

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Average Technical Systems Engineer Pay By Industry

As we previously stated, Technical Systems Engineer salaries can vary depending on the industry. In fact, our data shows that Insurance, Health Care, and Finance companies tend to offer much higher salaries for Technical Systems Engineers. For example, Technical Systems Engineers make a whopping average salary of $97,154 while working for Insurance companies. Meanwhile, other people in this field are making $91,743 at Health Care companies and $91,660 at Finance companies. But Technical Systems Engineers may want to avoid working in the Technology industry as it offers the lowest average salary at $88,816.
Industry
Average Salary
Insurance
Insurance
$97,154
$97k
Health Care
Health Care
$91,743
$92k
Finance
Finance
$91,660
$92k
Manufacturing
Manufacturing
$90,081
$90k
Technology
Technology
$88,816
$89k

Technical Systems Engineer Salary History

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Technical Systems Engineer Salary By Experience Level

The salary for a Technical Systems Engineer can vary depending on the years of experience that a person has, from entry level to senior level. Data on how experience level affects total compensation 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 Systems Engineer Salaries

CompanyJobLocationDate AddedSalary
Idaho Division of Human Resources
Idaho Division of Human Resources
Server Administrator-It Systems & Infrastructure Engineer III
Server Administrator-It Systems & Infrastructure Engineer III
Server Administrator-It Systems & Infrastructure Engineer III
06/26/2020
06/26/2020
$64,697
$64,697
06/26/2020
Apps System Engineer 5-Sales & Marketing Technology
Apps System Engineer 5-Sales & Marketing Technology
06/24/2020
06/24/2020
$108,400
$108,400
06/24/2020
IT Systems Engineer II
IT Systems Engineer II
06/19/2020
06/19/2020
$70,000
$70,000
06/19/2020
Idaho Division of Human Resources
Idaho Division of Human Resources
IT Systems and Infrastructure Engineer III
IT Systems and Infrastructure Engineer III
IT Systems and Infrastructure Engineer III
05/06/2020
05/06/2020
$68,640
$68,640
05/06/2020
Idaho Division of Human Resources
Idaho Division of Human Resources
IT Systems and Infrastructure Engineer IV
IT Systems and Infrastructure Engineer IV
IT Systems and Infrastructure Engineer IV
04/24/2020
04/24/2020
$55,286
$55,286
04/24/2020
Management Decisions, Inc.
Management Decisions, Inc.
IT Systems Engineer
IT Systems Engineer
IT Systems Engineer
04/20/2020
04/20/2020
$75,000
$75,000
04/20/2020
County of Volusia
County of Volusia
Systems Engineer I/II-Information Technology
Systems Engineer I/II-Information Technology
Systems Engineer I/II-Information Technology
04/15/2020
04/15/2020
$54,334
$54,334
04/15/2020
IT Systems Engineer
IT Systems Engineer
04/14/2020
04/14/2020
$90,000
$90,000
04/14/2020
Hardware Engineered Systems Tech (Engineered Systems TEC)
Hardware Engineered Systems Tech (Engineered Systems TEC)
03/11/2020
03/11/2020
$62,800
$62,800
03/11/2020
Research Systems Engineer, Information Technology
Research Systems Engineer, Information Technology
02/28/2020
02/28/2020
$75,257
$75,257
02/28/2020