Wind Turbine Engineer

Wind Turbine Engineer Salary

Average Yearly Salary
$86,000
$60,000
Min 10%
$86,000
Median 50%
$123,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
UL
Highest Paying City
Santa Cruz, CA
Highest Paying State
Alaska
Average Experience Level
3.4 years
How much does a wind turbine engineer make?
Wind Turbine Engineers in America make an average salary of $86,356 per year or $41.52 per hour. There is a huge gap between the top 10 percent earners and the bottom 10 percent earners -- about 63,000. The top 10 percent earn over $123,000, while the bottom 10 percent make less than $60,000 annually. Professional companies and Utilities companies are the best when it comes to the number of employment opportunities. Some of the states with the best Wind Turbine Engineer salaries are Alaska, District of Columbia, Delaware, Maryland, and New Mexico. The typical employment for a Wind Turbine Engineer is 3.4 years.
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Average Wind Turbine Engineer Salary By Location

The national average salary for a Wind Turbine Engineer in the United States is $86,356 per year or $41.52 per hour. Wind Turbine Engineers make the most in Santa Cruz, CA at about $114,974 per year. Even an entry-level Wind Turbine Engineer makes $72,000 per year in Santa Cruz, CA. The top 5 states with the highest reported Wind Turbine Engineer salaries are Alaska, District of Columbia, Delaware, Maryland, and New Mexico. Hawaii, Kentucky, Idaho, Oregon, and Arkansas are the lowest earners.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
Santa Cruz, CA
$114,974
2
Dallas, TX
$102,905
3
Northbrook, IL
$98,572
4
Albany, NY
$97,587
5
Boulder, CO
$97,204

Average Wind Turbine Engineer Salary By Company

Like every industry, there is a range of salaries a Wind Turbine Engineer makes. Employers that have the highest concentration of job opportunities for Wind Turbine Engineers are Professional companies and Utilities companies. UL and DNV GL are the best paying companies for Wind Turbine Engineers. Also, companies like Calpine and Zotos International pay their Wind Turbine Engineers very well.

Recently Added Wind Turbine Engineer Salaries

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
Wind Turbine Engineer
09/26/2019
$166,960