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Average Salary for United Technologies Corporation Employees

Hartford, Conn.-based United Technologies Corporation hires for positions ranging from Buyer to Project Engineer in the aircraft engines and engine parts. A salary of $81K per year is the median rate at United Technologies Corporation. Your role at the company is the biggest factor affecting pay for United Technologies Corporation workers, followed by your experience level and geography. The data for this report comes from responses to the PayScale salary survey.

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How This Employer Pays

United Technologies Corporation typically pays:
above market
Similar employers pay:
below market
Employer: United Technologies Corporation
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.
[-]Buyer (12)
$49,812 - $95,914  
[-]Buyer (12)
Salary$49,665 - $95,914  
Bonus$246.90 - $5,641  
Profit Disbursement$540 - $5,707  
Total Pay$49,812 - $95,914  
[+]Project Engineer (12)
$50,145 - $118,042  
[+]Project Engineer (12)
Salary$70,904 - $117,875  
Bonus$394.90 - $8,077  
Total Pay$50,145 - $118,042  
[+]Financial Analyst (10)
$52,852 - $99,329  
[+]Financial Analyst (10)
Salary$50,335 - $99,329  
Bonus$514 - $6,348  
Total Pay$52,852 - $99,329  
[+]Manufacturing Engineer (9)
$47,722 - $96,728  
[+]Manufacturing Engineer (9)
Salary$49,653 - $94,881  
Bonus$391.65 - $8,107  
Profit Disbursement$525 - $6,313  
Total Pay$47,722 - $96,728  
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XPrecise ranges are calculated based on validated data submitted by employees in this job at this company.
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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: 30 Mar 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 386

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Hartford, Connecticut 94710


Aircraft Engines and Engine Parts


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The highest average salaries go to Aviation Program Managers, who bring in close to $135K annually, though Project Engineers are not far behind at $101K along with Senior Financial Analysts (around $79K) and Design Engineers (about $75K). United Technologies Corporation hands out some of the smallest paychecks to Buyers ($57K on average).

Years of Experience

Those who have five to nine years of work experience see average salaries of approximately $78K per year. Broken down by tenure, the largest share of United Technologies Corporation employees (28 percent) have one to four years of experience and earn around $67K annually on average.


When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck (approximately $95K per year) can be spotted in East Hartford, Conn.; Chula Vista, Calif. ($89K), the company's headquarter city of Hartford, Conn. ($88K), and Windsor Locks, Conn. ($84K) are the next top-paying cities. On the lower end is Phoenix, Ariz. at about $68K. Pay rates in the United States are highest in the state of Massachusetts, where they average to $123K annually.

Certifications and Degrees

Certified Public Accountants have significantly higher pay than non-accredited workers at $100K per year. United Technologies Corporation provides the highest financial reward to those with a law degree — these employees rake in $188K annually.


In this role, the best-paying skill appears to be Engineering Design; individuals who claim it among their capabilities enjoy a higher median salary of around $97K per year. Project Management is a popular skill among United Technologies Corporation workers, with slightly more than a fifth of those surveyed reporting using it on the job. Three more common skills are Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Office, and Data Analysis.

Benefits and Perks

Company benefits — namely paid time off for both vacation and sick leave — are received by just 42 percent. Nearly all respondents set aside retirement funds in an employer-sponsored 401(k). Health insurance comes as part of the deal for nearly all employees, and a large number of employees report receiving dental coverage as well. The list of perks also includes tuition reimbursement, life insurance, gym membership, and flexible hours.

Key Stats for United Technologies Corporation


25 %
75 %
$50,314 - $87,927
$60,821 - $107,182
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 100 votes.
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