Senior Optical Engineer Salaries

492 SalariesUpdated Jan 25, 2021

Average Base Pay
$103,813 / yr
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How much does a Senior Optical Engineer make?

The national average salary for a Senior Optical Engineer is $103,813 in United States. Filter by location to see Senior Optical Engineer salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 492 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Senior Optical Engineer employees.

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Senior Optical Engineer

Infinera

$144,213/yr

Range: $125K - $176K

18 salaries

$144,213/yr
$125K$176K

Senior Optical Engineer

BAE Systems USA

$99,655/yr

Range: $93K - $147K

10 salaries

$99,655/yr
$93K$147K

Senior Optical Engineer

JDSU

$120,903/yr

Range: $107K - $144K

9 salaries

$120,903/yr
$107K$144K

Senior Optical Engineer

Cymer

$124,684/yr

Range: $109K - $155K

8 salaries

$124,684/yr
$109K$155K

Senior Optical Engineer

Agiltron

$105,048/yr

Range: $92K - $120K

6 salaries

$105,048/yr
$92K$120K

Senior Optical Engineer

Microsoft

$155,928/yr

Range: $141K - $201K

5 salaries

$155,928/yr
$141K$201K

Senior Optical Engineer

Cooper Industries

$104,601/yr

Range: $101K - $123K

5 salaries

$104,601/yr
$101K$123K

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Senior Optical Engineer

Optronic Laboratories

$110,238/yr

Range: $105K - $111K

5 salaries

$110,238/yr
$105K$111K

Senior Optical Engineer

Apple

$133,619/yr

Range: $112K - $173K

4 salaries

$133,619/yr
$112K$173K

Senior Optical Engineer

DuPont

$125,178/yr

Range: $125K - $125K

4 salaries

$125,178/yr
$125K$125K

Senior Optical Engineer

General Dynamics Mission Systems

$115,394/yr

Range: $80K - $118K

4 salaries

$115,394/yr
$80K$118K

Senior Optical Engineer

MACOM

$96,368/yr

Range: $88K - $106K

4 salaries

$96,368/yr
$88K$106K

Senior Optical Engineer

GigOptix

$107,359/yr

Range: $101K - $126K

4 salaries

$107,359/yr
$101K$126K

Senior Optical Engineer

ASML

$104,214/yr

Range: $100K - $140K

3 salaries

$104,214/yr
$100K$140K

Senior Optical Engineer

Exelis

$102,613/yr

Range: $88K - $126K

3 salaries

$102,613/yr
$88K$126K

Senior Optical Engineer

Valeo

$82,611/yr

Range: $75K - $88K

3 salaries

$82,611/yr
$75K$88K

Senior Optical Engineer

Finisar

$142,337/yr

Range: $139K - $150K

3 salaries

$142,337/yr
$139K$150K

Senior Optical Engineer

Oclaro

$115,212/yr

Range: $114K - $149K

3 salaries

$115,212/yr
$114K$149K

Senior Optical Engineer

StrataLight Communications

$157,708/yr

Range: $137K - $176K

3 salaries

$157,708/yr
$137K$176K

Senior Optical Engineer

Dowslake Microsystems

$104,065/yr

Range: $104K - $104K

3 salaries

$104,065/yr
$104K$104K
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Recent Salary Reports

Below are the most recent senior optical engineer salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

$93,410
per year
A Senior Optical Engineer in the Manchester, NH Area area reported making $93,410 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Manchester, NH Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment
$65
hourly
A Senior Optical Engineer in the San Jose, CA Area area reported making $65 per hour
Additional Pay
$900 cash bonus
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
San Jose, CA Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Public
$78,000
per year
A Senior Fiber Engineer in the Denver, CO Area area reported making $78,000 per year
Additional Pay
$11k cash bonus
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Denver, CO Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Public
$145,000
per year
A Senior Optical Engineer in the Los Angeles, CA Area area reported making $145,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Los Angeles, CA Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Nonprofit Organization
$95,000
per year
A Senior Optical Engineer in the Detroit, MI Area area reported making $95,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Detroit, MI Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment
$119,000
per year
A Senior Optical Engineer in the Los Angeles, CA Area area reported making $119,000 per year
Additional Pay
$5 cash bonus
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Los Angeles, CA Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Nonprofit Organization
$101,400
per year
A Sr. Optical Engineer in the Philadelphia, PA Area area reported making $101,400 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Philadelphia, PA Area area
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Company - Private
$173,000
per year
A Senior Optical Engineer in the San Jose, CA Area area reported making $173,000 per year
Additional Pay
$20k cash bonus
$130k stock bonus
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
San Jose, CA Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$110,000
per year
A Senior Optical Engineer in the Los Angeles, CA Area area reported making $110,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Los Angeles, CA Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$140,276
per year
A Senior Optical Engineer in the Boston, MA Area area reported making $140,276 per year
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Boston, MA Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Company - Public
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