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Average Salary for Altec Industries, Inc. Employees

Employees at Altec Industries, Inc. make $54K per year on average. What you do at the company plays the largest role in compensation at Altec Industries, Inc., but your experience level and where you live affect income (to a lesser degree) as well. Responses to the PayScale salary survey provided the data for this report.

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.
[-]Manufacturing Engineer (4)
$44,022 - $86,210  
[-]Manufacturing Engineer (4)
Salary$44,288 - $87,057  
Bonus$1,586 - $19,942  
Total Pay$44,022 - $86,210  
[+]Applications Engineer (3)
$48,427 - $79,355  
[+]Applications Engineer (3)
Salary$43,082 - $68,074  
Bonus$793 - $9,115  
Total Pay$48,427 - $79,355  
[+]Mechanical Engineer (3)
$44,199 - $102,535  
[+]Mechanical Engineer (3)
Salary$49,092 - $98,216  
Bonus$696 - $10,380  
Total Pay$44,199 - $102,535  
 Precise Range (?
XPrecise ranges are calculated based on validated data submitted by employees in this job at this company.
)     Estimated Range (?
XWhen PayScale has limited employee-submitted data, we base estimated ranges on a broader set of relevant employee profiles to calculate the most accurate ranges for this job at this company.
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 31 Oct 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 26
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The highest paychecks go to Mechanical Engineers, who earn $72K, closely trailed by Manufacturing Engineers (around $61K) and Applications Engineers (approximately $56K).

Years of Experience

Between the one and five year mark, pay is typically $51K. Broken down by tenure, the largest number of Altec Industries, Inc. employees (30 percent) have five to nine years of experience and typically earn about $59K annually.


When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck ($57K per year) can be spotted in Roanoke; Birmingham (about $51K), St. Joseph (approximately $50K), and Elizabethtown (around $47K) are the next top-paying cities. Altec Industries, Inc. workers in California earn the most — $69K annually on average.

Certifications and Degrees

Engineer in Trainings earn $58K, far more than their non-accredited counterparts. Salaries typically rise to $53K per year for accredited Certified SolidWorks Professional s. Those with a Bachelor of Engineering in Mechanical Engineering (ME) at Altec Industries, Inc. come out on top, and their salaries approach approximately $70K annually.


Employees who count Project Management among their skills tend to enjoy higher pay; the median for this group is about $78K. One of the more prevalent skills at Altec Industries, Inc. is SolidWorks, with more than a third considering it a key competency. Microsoft Office, Computer Aided Design , and Manufacturing Process Engineering are also desirable skills.

Benefits and Perks

A 401(k) program is available, and almost all workers use it to save for retirement. Health insurance comes as part of the deal for a solid majority of workers, and a strong majority of workers report receiving dental coverage as well. Other privileges include life insurance, tuition reimbursement, a subsidized cell phone, and a casual working environment.

Key Stats

14 %
86 %
$29,617 - $63,026
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more
Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 4 votes.

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