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Systems Engineer Salaries

Updated Jan 21, 2022

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Experience

$92,380 /yr
Average Base Pay

30,501 salaries

$64K

Low

$92K

Average

$134K

High

No additional cash compensation has been reported for this role

How much does a Systems Engineer make?

How much does a Systems Engineer make? The national average salary for a Systems Engineer is $92,380 in United States. Filter by location to see Systems Engineer salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 30,501 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Systems Engineer employees.

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What is the salary trajectory for a Systems Engineer?

$92,380 /yr
Systems Engineer
$119,832 /yr
Senior Systems Engineer
$133,500 /yr
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Recent User Submitted Salaries for Systems Engineer in United States of America

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$55,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

7 days ago by a Systems Engineer with 1 to 3 years of experience

$140,000

/yrAvg Base Salary
Cash Bonus$20,000/yr

7 days ago by a Deployment Systems Engineer with more than 15 years of experience

$70,935

/yrAvg Base Salary
Cash Bonus$400/yr

7 days ago by a Systems Engineer with 10 to 14 years of experience

$80,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

7 days ago by a Systems Engineer with 1 to 3 years of experience

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$110,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

7 days ago by a Systems Engineer with 7 to 9 years of experience

$29

/hrAvg Base Salary

7 days ago by a Systems Engineering with less than one year of experience

$103,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

7 days ago by a Information Systems Engineer with 7 to 9 years of experience

$81,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

7 days ago by a Systems Engineer with 1 to 3 years of experience

$21,669

/yrAvg Base Salary

7 days ago by a Systems Engineer with less than one year of experience

$86,677

/yrAvg Base Salary

8 days ago by a Systems Engineer with less than one year of experience

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Qualcomm
4.1

Qualcomm

Systems Engineer

$125,095

 /yr
Range: $99K - $132K

$99K

$132K

$99,435 - $131,855 Range

LTI
3.8

LTI

Systems Engineer

$70,106

 /yr
Range: $56K - $89K

$56K

$89K

$55,791 - $89,374 Range

Lockheed Martin
4.1

Lockheed Martin

Systems Engineer

$92,567

 /yr
Range: $61K - $257K

$61K

$257K

$61,436 - $256,606 Range

Northrop Grumman
4

Northrop Grumman

Systems Engineer

$97,091

 /yr
Range: $62K - $200K

$62K

$200K

$62,308 - $200,105 Range

Cerner
3.7

Cerner

Systems Engineer

$63,718

 /yr
Range: $51K - $109K

$51K

$109K

$51,272 - $108,818 Range

Boeing
3.8

Boeing

Systems Engineer

$94,015

 /yr
Range: $59K - $213K

$59K

$213K

$58,868 - $212,844 Range

Cisco Systems
4.3

Cisco Systems

Systems Engineer

$130,444

 /yr
Range: $74K - $224K

$74K

$224K

$74,412 - $224,162 Range

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Raytheon Technologies
3.8

Raytheon Technologies

Systems Engineer

$81,798

 /yr
Range: $52K - $193K

$52K

$193K

$52,333 - $192,954 Range

IBM
4

IBM

Systems Engineer

$84,206

 /yr
Range: $17K - $232K

$17K

$232K

$16,626 - $231,811 Range

Intel Corporation
4.2

Intel Corporation

Systems Engineer

$124,044

 /yr
Range: $13K - $211K

$13K

$211K

$13,173 - $210,781 Range

Rockwell Collins
3.9

Rockwell Collins

Systems Engineer

$83,769

 /yr
Range: $63K - $148K

$63K

$148K

$62,626 - $148,235 Range

Tata Consultancy Services
3.9

Tata Consultancy Services

Systems Engineer

$79,550

 /yr
Range: $7K - $214K

$7K

$214K

$6,846 - $213,557 Range

Texas Instruments
4.2

Texas Instruments

Systems Engineer

$123,035

 /yr
Range: $76K - $182K

$76K

$182K

$76,332 - $181,932 Range

Verizon
3.8

Verizon

Systems Engineer

$84,378

 /yr
Range: $67K - $160K

$67K

$160K

$66,636 - $159,747 Range

Opus Consulting Solutions
3.7

Opus Consulting Solutions

Systems Engineer

$92,421

 /yr
Range: $67K - $114K

$67K

$114K

$66,802 - $114,388 Range

Larsen & Toubro
3.7

Larsen & Toubro

Systems Engineer

$65,036

 /yr
Range: $57K - $110K

$57K

$110K

$56,543 - $110,258 Range

SAIC
4.1

SAIC

Systems Engineer

$103,666

 /yr
Range: $60K - $196K

$60K

$196K

$60,295 - $196,107 Range

Infosys
3.3

Infosys

Systems Engineer

$73,214

 /yr
Range: $13K - $113K

$13K

$113K

$13,260 - $113,478 Range

Leidos
3.9

Leidos

Systems Engineer

$97,949

 /yr
Range: $61K - $192K

$61K

$192K

$60,926 - $192,202 Range

Motorola Solutions
3.9

Motorola Solutions

Systems Engineer

$90,612

 /yr
Range: $53K - $164K

$53K

$164K

$52,584 - $164,414 Range

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Frequently asked questions about a Systems Engineer salaries

The national average salary for a Systems Engineer is $92,380 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Systems Engineer salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 30501 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Systems Engineer employees.

The highest salary for a Systems Engineer in United States is $133,711 per year.

The lowest salary for a Systems Engineer in United States is $63,824 per year.

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