Updated Sep 15, 2022

How much does a Senior Sales Engineer make?

Updated Sep 15, 2022

Experience

Industry

$168,487 / yrTotal Pay
$105,194 / yrBase Pay
$63,292 / yrAdditional Pay

$168,487

 / yr
$104K$281K
Most Likely Range
Possible Range

The estimated total pay for a Senior Sales Engineer is $168,487 per year in the United States area, with an average salary of $105,194 per year. These numbers represent the median, which is the midpoint of the ranges from our proprietary Total Pay Estimate model and based on salaries collected from our users. The estimated additional pay is $63,292 per year. Additional pay could include cash bonus, commission, tips, and profit sharing. The "Most Likely Range" represents values that exist within the 25th and 75th percentile of all pay data available for this role.

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Total Pay Trajectory

For Senior Sales Engineer

$168,487 /yr
Senior Sales Engineer
$156,679 /yr
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Related Job Titles

For Senior Sales Engineer

Some related job titles are Field Sales Engineer Salaries with median pay of $148,953, Pre-Sales Engineer Salaries with median pay of $142,353, Technical Sales Engineer Salaries with median pay of $110,004, Operations Engineer Salaries with median pay of $99,288.

Top Paying Companies

For a Senior Sales Engineer in United States

Below is the total pay for the top 10 highest paying companies for a Senior Sales Engineer in United States. Employers include Netskope, Zuora and Puppet.

1
Netskope
$311,820/yr
2
Zuora
$307,417/yr
3
Puppet
$302,092/yr
9
Adobe
$295,156/yr
10
Motive
$294,602/yr

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3.7
Senior Sales EngineerSee 339 salaries from all locations

$221,856

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$297,246

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$205,889

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$250,033

 / yr

$268,238

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Senior Sales EngineerSee 92 salaries from all locations

$264,824

 / yr

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Top Paying Industries

For a Senior Sales Engineer in United States

The top 5 paying industries for a Senior Sales Engineer in United States are Information Technology with a median total pay of $267,069, Pharmaceutical & Biotechnology with a median total pay of $238,511, Retail & Wholesale with a median total pay of $221,100, Telecommunications with a median total pay of $205,469, and Human Resources & Staffing with a median total pay of $204,368.

IndustryTotal PayTotal Pay Insight
  • Information TechnologyInformation Technology$267,069

    2% Higher than other industries

  • Pharmaceutical & BiotechnologyPharmaceutical & Biotechnology$238,511

    10% Lower than other industries

  • Retail & WholesaleRetail & Wholesale$221,100

    18% Lower than other industries

  • TelecommunicationsTelecommunications$205,469

    27% Lower than other industries

  • Human Resources & StaffingHuman Resources & Staffing$204,368

    28% Lower than other industries

Information Technology

Top paying companies in Information Technology for Senior Sales Engineer are Netskope, Zuora, and Puppet.

NetskopeNetskope$311,820/yr
ZuoraZuora$307,417/yr
PuppetPuppet$302,092/yr

Glassdoor Economist Pay Overview

What is the pay outlook for Sales?

Sales roles are an important part of any business and are likely to grow as the economy expands. Compensation for sales workers often includes commissions, giving high-performing workers the opportunity to earn more. Specialized roles like technical sales also offer the opportunity to earn a higher salary for workers with technical skills. Customer service and communication skills are universally valuable, giving salespeople flexibility to work across companies and industries.

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Location

Total Pay

Base Pay | Additional Pay

Total Years of Experience

Years at Recent Employer

Submitted

Date or Time

Senior Sales Engineer

United States of America

 | 4-6 years

$150,000

/yr

Submitted Yesterday

4-6 years
Yesterday
Sr. Sales Engineer

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$160,000

/yr

$130K | $30K

Submitted Yesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday
Senior Sales Engineer

United States of America

 | 10-14 years

$233,500

/yr

$115K | $119K

Submitted Yesterday

10-14 years
Yesterday
Senior Sales Engineer

United States of America

 | 15+ years

$180,000

/yr

Submitted Yesterday

15+ years
Yesterday
Senior Sale Engineer

United States of America

 | 7-9 years

$200,000

/yr

$150K | $50K

Submitted Yesterday

7-9 years
Yesterday
Senior Sales Engineer

United States of America

 | 10-14 years

$120,000

/yr

Submitted Yesterday

10-14 years
Yesterday
Sr. Sales Engineer

United States of America

 | 15+ years

$40,277

/hr

$77 | $40K

Submitted Yesterday

15+ years
Yesterday
Senior Customer Engineer

United States of America

 | 7-9 years

$25

/hr

Submitted Yesterday

7-9 years
Yesterday
Sr. Sales Engineer

United States of America

 | 7-9 years

$55,000

/yr

Submitted 2 days ago

7-9 years
2 days ago

Senior Sales Engineer pay FAQ

The national average salary for a Senior Sales Engineer is $105,194 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Senior Sales Engineer salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 2198 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Senior Sales Engineer employees.

The highest salary for a Senior Sales Engineer in United States is $165,353 per year.

The lowest salary for a Senior Sales Engineer in United States is $66,923 per year.

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