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How much does a Engineer make?

Updated Jun 15, 2021

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$85,366 /yr
Average Base Pay

33,160 salaries

$56K

Low

$85K

Average

$130K

High

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The national average salary for a Engineer is $85,366 in United States. Filter by location to see Engineer salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 33,160 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Engineer employees.

Seniority Levels

L2
Engineer$85,366 /yr
L3
Senior Engineer$114,495 /yr
L4
Engineer Leader$113,650 /yr
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Caterpillar
3.9

Caterpillar

Engineer

$93,502

 /yr
Range: $38K - $135K
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$38K

$135K

$37,634 - $134,730 Range

Amatel
2.1

Amatel

Engineer

$76,753

 /yr
Range: $59K - $88K

$59K

$88K

$58,829 - $88,029 Range

Qualcomm
4.1

Qualcomm

Engineer

$104,714

 /yr
Range: $17K - $173K

$17K

$173K

$16,719 - $172,720 Range

Siemens
4.1

Siemens

Engineer

$89,812

 /yr
Range: $53K - $174K

$53K

$174K

$53,466 - $173,505 Range

Boeing
3.8

Boeing

Engineer

$99,388

 /yr
Range: $30K - $1,207K

$30K

$1,207K

$30,416 - $1,207,128 Range

Wipro
3.4

Wipro

Engineer

$85,306

 /yr
Range: $62K - $122K

$62K

$122K

$62,245 - $121,565 Range

Arm
4.1

Arm

Engineer

$110,872

 /yr
Range: $98K - $120K

$98K

$120K

$98,101 - $120,000 Range

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GE
3.9

GE

Engineer

$88,468

 /yr
Range: $47K - $187K

$47K

$187K

$46,782 - $186,860 Range

Samsung Semiconductor Inc (US)
3.9

Samsung Semiconductor Inc (US)

Engineer

$126,510

 /yr
Range: $99K - $175K

$99K

$175K

$99,468 - $174,767 Range

ExxonMobil
3.2

ExxonMobil

Engineer

$124,083

 /yr
Range: $50K - $310K

$50K

$310K

$50,000 - $310,209 Range

Intel Corporation
4.1

Intel Corporation

Engineer

$111,713

 /yr
Range: $58K - $251K

$58K

$251K

$57,887 - $250,950 Range

Aerotek
3.5

Aerotek

Engineer

$115,931

 /yr
Range: $64K - $185K

$64K

$185K

$64,058 - $184,863 Range

Hewlett Packard Enterprise | HPE
4

Hewlett Packard Enterprise | HPE

Engineer

$151,339

 /yr
Range: $99K - $201K

$99K

$201K

$98,926 - $200,565 Range

Westinghouse
2.9

Westinghouse

Engineer

$81,285

 /yr
Range: $64K - $129K

$64K

$129K

$64,303 - $128,987 Range

Turner Construction
4.2

Turner Construction

Engineer

$91,108

 /yr
Range: $45K - $130K

$45K

$130K

$45,370 - $130,465 Range

Northrop Grumman
4

Northrop Grumman

Engineer

$97,000

 /yr
Range: $53K - $180K

$53K

$180K

$53,090 - $180,104 Range

Lockheed Martin
4.1

Lockheed Martin

Engineer

$91,485

 /yr
Range: $58K - $205K

$58K

$205K

$58,432 - $204,800 Range

Volt Information Sciences
3.2

Volt Information Sciences

Engineer - Hourly

$31

 /hr
Range: $27 - $40

$27

$40

$27 - $40 Range

Samsung Austin Semiconductor
3.1

Samsung Austin Semiconductor

Engineer

$99,949

 /yr
Range: $76K - $142K

$76K

$142K

$76,238 - $141,771 Range

Clark Construction Group
4

Clark Construction Group

Engineer

$73,514

 /yr
Range: $68K - $88K

$68K

$88K

$68,043 - $87,617 Range

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Recent Salary Reports

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$100,000
per year
An Engineer in the San Diego, CA Area area reported making $100,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
San Diego, CA Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$45
hourly
An Engineer in the Chicago, IL Area area reported making $45 per hour
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Chicago, IL Area area
Self-Employed
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Public
$138,904
per year
An Engineer in the Salt Lake City, UT Area area reported making $138,904 per year
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Salt Lake City, UT Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
$80,000
per year
An Engineer in the Bloomington, IN Area area reported making $80,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Bloomington, IN Area area
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Company - Public
$23
hourly
An Engineer in the Corvallis, OR Area area reported making $23 per hour
Job Highlights
Corvallis, OR Area area
Part-time
 
1 to 50 employees
College / University
$86,000
per year
An Engineer in the New York City, NY Area area reported making $86,000 per year
Additional Pay
$4k cash bonus
$3k stock bonus
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
New York City, NY Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$100,000
per year
An Engineer in the Chicago, IL Area area reported making $100,000 per year
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Chicago, IL Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$140,000
per year
A Principle Engineer in the Boston, MA Area area reported making $140,000 per year
Additional Pay
$25k cash bonus
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Boston, MA Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public