Average Salary for DTE Energy Co Employees

Based in Detroit, Mich.,electric services player DTE Energy Co offers many employment opportunities, including Buyer and Operations Supervisor positions. The average employee at DTE Energy Co takes home $80K annually. What you do at the company primarily drives compensation; however, how long you've been working and your city are also reported as secondary influences on salary at DTE Energy Co. This report is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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Detroit, Michigan 48226

Electric Services

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The highest paychecks go to Environmental Health & Safety Managers, who earn an average $95K per year, closely trailed by Senior Electrical Engineers (approximately $91K), Operations Supervisors (around $91K), and Mechanical Engineers ($86K). With salaries averaging $41K, Policy Analysts are among the lowest paid at DTE Energy Co.

Years of Experience

Workers who have been with the company for more than one year but less than five can make about $63K annually on average. Overall, the greater share of DTE Energy Co folks have five to nine years of experience and earn an average approximately $82K per year.


When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck ($100K annually) can be spotted in Monroe, Mich.; Newport, Mich. ($87K), the company's headquarter city of Detroit, Mich. (around $76K), and Ann Arbor, Mich. ($64K) are the next top-paying cities. Within the firm, employees working in California take home the most — about $95K per year on average.

Certifications and Degrees

Being a Professional Engineer License Holder certainly has its perks — salaries approach $118K annually and far exceed the paychecks of those without certification. On average, salaries rise to approximately $97K per year for accredited Project Management Professionals. It pays to have a Bachelor of Engineering in Bachelor of Engineering (BEng / BE) at DTE Energy Co — these employees make the most at $110K annually.


When it comes to skills, Project Management seems to bolster pay the most; employees who claim proficiency also enjoy a median income of $81K per year. Microsoft Office is a popular skill among DTE Energy Co workers, with just under one in four of those surveyed reporting using it on the job. Many workers are also familiar with Microsoft Excel, Engineering Design, and Procurement.

Benefits and Perks

Company benefits — namely paid time off for both vacation and sick leave — are received by just a third of employees. Workers can easily stock up on retirement savings by participating in several options such as a 401(k) plan and a defined benefit retirement plan. Perks cover health insurance for a large number of workers and dental coverage for a large number of employees. Some other advantages of working at DTE Energy Co are life insurance, tuition reimbursement, a casual working environment, and a defined benefit retirement plan.

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Key Stats for DTE Energy Co


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60 %
$38,074 - $100,541
$54,362 - $94,854

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 17 votes.
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more
$48,479 - $92,372
Bachelor of Science, Mechanical Engineering (BSME)
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