Mid-Career Applications Engineer Salary

Average Mid-Career Applications Engineers make around $73K per year. Bonuses, profit sharing, and commission all factor into final incomes for Mid-Career Applications Engineers. Ranging between $55K near the bottom and $103K near the top, total earnings can include up to $10K from bonuses and up to $13K from profit sharing, with a high-performing minority reaping commissions of $14K. Job satisfaction is high and work is enjoyable for most Mid-Career Applications Engineers. Medical benefits are awarded to almost all, and a large number earn dental coverage. The figures in this rundown are based on the results of PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$53,857 - $98,226
(Median)
$54K
$73K
$98K
MEDIAN: $72,644
10%
50%
90%

Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px

$19.52 - $41.22
(Median)
$20
$27
$41
MEDIAN: $27.00
10%
50%
90%

Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px

National Salary Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
)
$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$53,857 - $98,226  
   
Bonus
$-0.43 - $10,154  
Profit Sharing
$971 - $12,848  
Commission
$0.00 - $14,000  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
)
$54,904 - $102,758  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 906
National Hourly Rate Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
)
$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$19.52 - $41.22  
   
Overtime
$10.50 - $45.22  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
)
$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$-0.43 - $10,154  
   
Commission
$0.00 - $14,000  
Profit Sharing
$971 - $12,848  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
)
$54,904 - $102,758  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 26
United States (change)

Find Out Exactly What You Should Be Paid

United States (change)


Comp Managers: Start Here »

Applications Engineer Job Listings

Search for more jobs:

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $74,831

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Mid-Career Applications Engineers earn a generous sum in the state of California: In particular, San Jose, San Francisco, and San Diego have higher pay rates than anywhere else in the country, each offering salaries above the national average. The smallest paychecks in the market, 7 percent south of the national average, can be found in Minneapolis. Los Angeles and Boston are a couple other places where companies are known to pay below the median — salaries tend to be 6 percent less than the median.

United States (change)

Find Out Exactly What You Should Be Paid

United States (change)


Comp Managers: Start Here »

Skills That Affect Applications Engineer Salaries

Software Development
up arrow 9%

Customer Relationship Management (CRM)
up arrow 3%

Sales Engineering
up arrow 2%

Project Management
up arrow 1%

Product Development
up arrow 1%

National Average
$75,000

Engineering Design
up arrow 1%

Technical Sales
up arrow 1%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 3%

Computer Aided Design (CAD)
up arrow 3%

SQL
up arrow 3%

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 5%

Microsoft Word
up arrow 5%

AutoCAD
up arrow 6%

Production Support
up arrow 6%

SolidWorks
up arrow 11%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 188 votes.

Gender

Female
10 %
Male
90 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 92%
dental benefits
Dental: 84%
medical benefits
Vision: 65%
dental benefits
None: 7%
ADVERTISEMENT