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Tesla Engineer Salaries

Updated May 11, 2021



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43 Salaries


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$27,431 Avg

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Reported in 5 salaries

$5,858 - $219,601 Range
Cash Bonus, Profit Sharing, Commission Sharing, Tips have not been reported for this role

How much does a Engineer at Tesla make?

The typical Tesla Engineer salary is $96,789. Engineer salaries at Tesla can range from $61,516 - $151,033. This estimate is based upon 42 Tesla Engineer salary report(s) provided by employees or estimated based upon statistical methods. When factoring in bonuses and additional compensation, a Engineer at Tesla can expect to make an average total pay of $96,789 . See all Engineer salaries to learn how this stacks up in the market.


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Tesla Salary FAQs

The national average salary for a Engineer is $83,988 in United States, which is 13% lower than the salary offered by Tesla for this job.

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The salary trajectory of a Engineer ranges between locations and employers. The salary starts at $100,304 and goes up to $218,854 per year for the highest level of seniority.

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Tesla photo of: Fall 2018 Interns in Fremont, CA
Tesla photo of: Representing Tesla at the world's largest gathering of women technologists, Grace Hopper Celebration 2018.
Tesla photo of: 2018 Fall Interns at Gigafactory 1
Tesla photo of: Tesla's Engineering and Recruiting Team's exhibit at the 2018 CVPR Conference
Tesla photo of: Model S accelerates from 0-60mph in 2.5 seconds and comes with autopilot capabilities.
Tesla photo of: Model X was recently rated the safest SUV on the market.
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