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Average Salary for Dynetics, Inc. Employees

Based in Huntsville, Ala.,aerospace and defense sector player Dynetics, Inc. offers many employment opportunities, including Electrical Engineer and Senior Principal Engineer positions. Dynetics, Inc. employees typically bring home $77K per year. Your role at the company primarily drives compensation; however, your experience level is also reported as a secondary influence on salary at Dynetics, Inc. The data for this report comes from responses to the PayScale salary survey.

How This Employer Pays

Dynetics, Inc. typically pays:
-5%
below market
Similar employers pay:
1%
above market
Employer: Dynetics, Inc.
Average Salary Range by Job
Job (Number Reporting)
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$0$60K$120K$180K
[-]Electrical Engineer (6)
$59,137 - $111,221  
   
[-]Electrical Engineer (6)
Salary$58,517 - $112,530  
   
Total Pay$59,137 - $111,221  
[+]Senior Principal Engineer (3)
$94,183 - $161,014  
   
[+]Senior Principal Engineer (3)
Salary$97,814 - $161,868  
   
Total Pay$94,183 - $161,014  
[+]Applications Analyst, Software (2)
$49,995 - $100,050  
   
[+]Applications Analyst, Software (2)
Salary$50,249 - $89,634  
   
Total Pay$49,995 - $100,050  
[+]Senior Software Engineer (2)
$65,075 - $123,384  
   
[+]Senior Software Engineer (2)
Salary$66,928 - $121,185  
   
Total Pay$65,075 - $123,384  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 21 Nov 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 30
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Dynetics, Inc. Details

Huntsville, Alabama 

Aerospace and Defense

Dynetics

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Years of Experience

For those with one to four years of experience, paychecks typically reach $71K. A typical employee has five to nine years of experience and earns $74K annually.

Jobs

Senior Principal Engineers represent the higher end of the earnings spectrum — in fact, median pay for this job is the highest at about $125K — though Senior Software Engineers, Electrical Engineers, and Research Analysts also do fairly well at approximately $88K, $75K, and around $68K, respectively. Earning only $64K, Software Applications Analysts make less than most people in the company.

Certifications and Degrees

Monetary compensation comes to approximately $70K for Engineer in Trainings, far surpassing the earnings of non-credentialed workers. Dynetics, Inc. workers who hold a Master of Science (MS), Electrical Engineering (EE) are also well compensated, earning $77K on average.

Skills

The best-paying skill to have in this role appears to be Research Analysis; employees who claim this ability report median compensation of $101K. A common skill in Dynetics, Inc.'s work force is C++; roughly one in three of survey participants report using it on the job. Some other standard skills here are Matlab, Microsoft Office, and Engineering Design.

Gender

Dynetics, Inc.'s employees are largely male (the male-to-female ratio is more than 3 to 1).

Benefits and Perks

Only half of workers at Dynetics, Inc. enjoy paid vacation time, and just one in four workers can take sick leave. Almost all workers set aside retirement funds in an employer-sponsored 401(k). At Dynetics, Inc., nearly all workers have health insurance, and almost all employees have dental coverage. Privileges also include life insurance, tuition reimbursement, gym membership, and flexible hours.

Key Stats

Female
14 %
Male
86 %
Salary
$73,344
Salary
$57,704 - $92,000
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
17%
5-9 years
45%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
14%
Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 7 votes.

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