Mid-Career Applications Engineer Salary

Median pay for Mid-Career Applications Engineers lies in the neighborhood of $73K per year. The range in cash compensation to Mid-Career Applications Engineers ($53K to $103K) includes potential earnings of $10K each from bonuses and profit sharing in exceptional cases. For the most part, people in this position report moderate levels of job satisfaction. Medical benefits are awarded to almost all, and a large number earn dental coverage. The data for this snapshot was collected from individuals who took PayScale's salary survey.

$53,288 - $99,572
$53K
$73K
$100K
MEDIAN: $72,742
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50%
90%

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$19.73 - $41.09
$20
$26
$41
MEDIAN: $25.91
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$53,288 - $99,572  
   
Bonus
$482.26 - $10,155  
Profit Sharing
$974 - $9,978  
Commission
$6,000  
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).
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$53,368 - $103,038  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 563
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$19.73 - $41.09  
   
Overtime
$0.00 - $54.67  
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.
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$482.26 - $10,155  
   
Commission
$6,000  
Profit Sharing
$974 - $9,978  
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).
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$53,368 - $103,038  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 30

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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $75,102

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For Mid-Career Applications Engineers, San Jose provides a pay rate that is 67 percent greater than the national average. Mid-Career Applications Engineers will also find cushy salaries in San Francisco (+32 percent), Santa Clara (+25 percent), San Diego (+23 percent), and Seattle (+20 percent). The lowest-paying market is Indianapolis, which sits 21 percent below the national average, proving that location is a significant contributor to overall pay. Employers pay around 10 percent less in Milwaukee and 7 percent less in Troy, below-median salaries for those in this field.

Key Stats for Applications Engineer

Gender

Female
7 %
Male
93 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 93 votes.
5-9 years
82%
10-19 years
18%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Skills That Affect Applications Engineer Salaries

Sales Engineering
▲4%

Product Development
▲4%

Technical Sales
▲2%

Customer Relationship Management (CRM)
▼0%

National Average
$75,000

Project Management
▼1%

Engineering Design
▼2%

Microsoft Excel
▼6%

AutoCAD
▼6%

Production Support
▼6%

Microsoft Office
▼7%

Computer Aided Design (CAD)
▼8%

Microsoft Word
▼9%

autodesk autocad
▼10%

SolidWorks
▼10%

Computer Aided Drafting & Design (CADD)
▼10%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 93 votes.

Gender

Female
7 %
Male
93 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 91%
dental benefits
Dental: 83%
vision benefits
Vision: 68%
dental benefits
None: 7%
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