Average Salary for Altec Industries, Inc. Employees

The average employee at Altec Industries, Inc. takes home $55K per year. At Altec Industries, Inc., the biggest piece of the paycheck puzzle is your role at the company — it impacts salary more than anything else — though your city and your experience level each factor into the equation as well. The data for this report comes from responses to the PayScale salary survey.

How This Employer Pays

Altec Industries, Inc. typically pays:
above market

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Employer: Altec Industries, Inc.
Average Salary Range by Job
Job (Number Reporting)
National Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
[-]Mechanical Engineer (5)
$40,580 - $97,092  
[-]Mechanical Engineer (5)
Salary$49,734 - $101,432  
Bonus$678 - $10,730  
Total Pay$40,580 - $97,092  
[+]Manufacturing Engineer (4)
$43,703 - $86,868  
[+]Manufacturing Engineer (4)
Salary$45,206 - $84,371  
Bonus$1,415 - $21,047  
Total Pay$43,703 - $86,868  
[+]Applications Engineer (3)
$48,467 - $78,998  
[+]Applications Engineer (3)
Salary$42,473 - $68,528  
Bonus$836 - $9,481  
Total Pay$48,467 - $78,998  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 21 Nov 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 29
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Earning $70K on average, Mechanical Engineers receive the most money, followed by Manufacturing Engineers ($61K) and Applications Engineers (approximately $56K).


When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck (about $57K annually) can be spotted in Roanoke; Birmingham ($51K), St. Joseph (around $50K), and Elizabethtown ($47K) are the next top-paying cities. By state, Altec Industries, Inc. pays its California employees the most; the pay rate there is $69K per year.

Years of Experience

For those with one to four years of experience, paychecks typically reach $54K. The largest fraction of Altec Industries, Inc. people (29 percent) have been working for five to nine years and earn about $59K annually.

Certifications and Degrees

Monetary compensation comes to approximately $58K for Engineer in Trainings, far surpassing the earnings of non-credentialed workers. Certified SolidWorks Professionals with credentials can live quite comfortably; salaries come in at around $53K per year. Altec Industries, Inc. compensates Bachelor of Engineering in Mechanical Engineering (ME)-holders the most at $70K annually.


The highest-paying skill to have may be Project Management; employees who claim proficiency also report a higher average salary of $78K. A common skill in Altec Industries, Inc.'s work force is SolidWorks; more than a third of survey participants report using it on the job. Employees also tend to round out their skills sets with Microsoft Office, Computer Aided Design, and Manufacturing Process Engineering.

Benefits and Perks

Almost all workers report contributing to a 401(k). A strong majority of workers receive health insurance, and a solid majority of workers get dental coverage. Advantages of working here also include life insurance, tuition reimbursement, a subsidized cell phone, and a casual working environment.

Key Stats for Altec Industries, Inc.


14 %
86 %
$29,617 - $63,026
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 4 votes.

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