Updated Sep 15, 2022

How much does a Technical Support Engineer make?

Updated Sep 15, 2022

Experience

Industry

$70,205 / yrTotal Pay
$65,772 / yrBase Pay
$4,433 / yrAdditional Pay

$70,205

 / yr
$45K$111K
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The estimated total pay for a Technical Support Engineer is $70,205 per year in the United States area, with an average salary of $65,772 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 $4,433 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 Technical Support Engineer

$70,205 /yr
Technical Support Engineer
$96,488 /yr
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Related Job Titles

For Technical Support Engineer

Some related job titles are IT Support Salaries with median pay of $49,425, Software Engineer Salaries with median pay of $106,428, Technical Support Specialist Salaries with median pay of $53,344, Customer Support Engineer Salaries with median pay of $82,901.

Top Paying Companies

For a Technical Support Engineer in United States

Below is the total pay for the top 10 highest paying companies for a Technical Support Engineer in United States. Employers include Brocade, OPNET and Arm.

1
Brocade
$146,040/yr
2
OPNET
$140,022/yr
3
Arm
$139,509/yr
4
Meta
$136,862/yr
5
Panasas
$136,185/yr
6
GoTo
$134,996/yr
8
Narvar
$132,522/yr
9
Kana
$131,862/yr
10
Splunk
$131,809/yr

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Top Paying Industries

For a Technical Support Engineer in United States

The top 5 paying industries for a Technical Support Engineer in United States are Information Technology with a median total pay of $103,103, Energy, Mining & Utilities with a median total pay of $102,542, Aerospace & Defense with a median total pay of $100,475, Manufacturing with a median total pay of $97,755, and Financial Services with a median total pay of $96,849.

IndustryTotal PayTotal Pay Insight
  • Information TechnologyInformation Technology$103,103

    3% Higher than other industries

  • Energy, Mining & UtilitiesEnergy, Mining & Utilities$102,542

    2% Higher than other industries

  • Aerospace & DefenseAerospace & Defense$100,475

    1% Higher than other industries

  • ManufacturingManufacturing$97,755

    2% Lower than other industries

  • Financial ServicesFinancial Services$96,849

    3% Lower than other industries

Information Technology

Top paying companies in Information Technology for Technical Support Engineer are Brocade, OPNET, and Arm.

BrocadeBrocade$146,040/yr
OPNETOPNET$140,022/yr
ArmArm$139,509/yr

Glassdoor Economist Pay Overview

What is the pay outlook for Information Technology?

Overall demand for information technology workers will continue to grow as companies increasingly rely on data and technology. Individual job outlook varies by profession; demand for more specialized jobs, like cybersecurity analysts, is expected to grow significantly, while other jobs are vulnerable to outsourcing. IT jobs, which are particularly well-suited for remote work, usually require higher education or certifications and offer higher than average salaries.

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Location

Total Pay

Base Pay | Additional Pay

Total Years of Experience

Years at Recent Employer

Submitted

Date or Time

Technical Support Engineer

United States of America

 | 15+ years

$131,000

/yr

$125K | $6K

Submitted Yesterday

15+ years
Yesterday
Technical Support Engineer

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$60,000

/yr

Submitted Yesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday
Technical Support Engineer

United States of America

 | 10-14 years

$135,000

/yr

$92K | $43K

Submitted Yesterday

10-14 years
Yesterday
Technical Support Engineer

United States of America

 | <1 year

$58,000

/yr

Submitted Yesterday

<1 year
Yesterday
Technical Support Engineer

United States of America

 | 10-14 years

$50,000

/yr

Submitted Yesterday

10-14 years
Yesterday
Technical Support Engineer

United States of America

 | 7-9 years

$30,000

/yr

Submitted Yesterday

7-9 years
Yesterday
Technical Support Engineer

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$66,500

/yr

$65K | $2K

Submitted Yesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday
Technical Support Engineer

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$75,000

/yr

Submitted Yesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday
Technical Support Engineer

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$23

/hr

Submitted Yesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday

Technical Support Engineer pay FAQ

The national average salary for a Technical Support Engineer is $65,772 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Technical Support Engineer salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 12710 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Technical Support Engineer employees.

The highest salary for a Technical Support Engineer in United States is $103,120 per year.

The lowest salary for a Technical Support Engineer in United States is $41,951 per year.

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