Updated Dec 13, 2021

How much does a Site Reliability Engineer make?

Updated Dec 13, 2021

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$124,765 / yrTotal Pay
$103,009 / yrBase Pay
$21,756 / yrAdditional Pay

$124,765

 / yr
$80K$197K
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The estimated total pay for a Site Reliability Engineer is $124,765 per year in the United States area, with an average salary of $103,009 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 $21,756 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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Some related job titles are Software Engineer III Salaries with median pay of $143,370, SRE Salaries with median pay of $124,571, Software Engineer Salaries with median pay of $105,590, Operations Engineer Salaries with median pay of $97,726.

Top Paying Companies

For a Site Reliability Engineer in United States

Below is the total pay for the top 10 highest paying companies for a Site Reliability Engineer in United States. Employers include Wish, Google and Tencent.

1
Wish
Wish
$229,918/yr
2
Google
$223,244/yr
6
Meta
$212,480/yr
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Top Paying Industries

For a Site Reliability Engineer in United States

The top 5 paying industries for a Site Reliability Engineer in United States are Real Estate with a median total pay of $172,218, Information Technology with a median total pay of $166,259, Media & Communication with a median total pay of $164,709, Healthcare with a median total pay of $154,759, and Arts, Entertainment & Recreation with a median total pay of $151,435.

IndustryTotal PayTotal Pay Insight
  • Real EstateReal Estate$172,218

    9% Higher than other industries

  • Information TechnologyInformation Technology$166,259

    6% Higher than other industries

  • Media & CommunicationMedia & Communication$164,709

    5% Higher than other industries

  • HealthcareHealthcare$154,759

    1% Lower than other industries

  • Arts, Entertainment & RecreationArts, Entertainment & Recreation$151,435

    3% Lower than other industries

Real Estate

Top paying companies in Real Estate for Site Reliability Engineer are Zillow, Zumper, and Keller Williams.

ZillowZillow$193,663/yr
ZumperZumper$179,778/yr
Keller WilliamsKeller Williams$172,747/yr
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Site Reliability Engineer

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$76,000

/yr

SubmittedYesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday
SRE Engineer

United States of America

 | 7-9 years

$137,000

/yr

$125K | $12K

SubmittedYesterday

7-9 years
Yesterday
Site Reliability Engineer

United States of America

 | 4-6 years

$170,000

/yr

$150K | $20K

SubmittedYesterday

4-6 years
Yesterday
SRE Engineer

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$108,000

/yr

SubmittedYesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday
SRE Engineer

United States of America

 | 7-9 years

$100,000

/yr

SubmittedYesterday

7-9 years
Yesterday
Site Reliability Engineer

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$150,000

/yr

$126K | $24K

SubmittedYesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday
Site Reliability Engineer

United States of America

 | 15+ years

$165,000

/yr

$155K | $10K

Submitted2 days ago

15+ years
2 days ago
SRE Engineer

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$100,000

/yr

Submitted2 days ago

1-3 years
2 days ago
Site Reliability Engineer

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$77,000

/yr

$70K | $7K

Submitted2 days ago

1-3 years
2 days ago

Site Reliability Engineer pay FAQ

The national average salary for a Site Reliability Engineer is $103,009 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Site Reliability Engineer salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 2846 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Site Reliability Engineer employees.

The highest salary for a Site Reliability Engineer in United States is $156,830 per year.

The lowest salary for a Site Reliability Engineer in United States is $67,658 per year.

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