The average Applications Engineer with SolidWorks skills can expect to rake in roughly $60K annually. In the world of Applications Engineers with SolidWorks skills, total cash compensation can vary between $45K and $81K. Each package generally includes bonuses and profit sharing proceeds, and in exceptional cases, those amounts can reach heights of $7K and $8K, respectively. Geography is the biggest factor affecting pay for this group, followed by career length. Most workers in this position report moderate levels of job satisfaction. Most enjoy medical while a strong majority get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to more than half. The data in this summary comes from the PayScale salary survey.

$44,938 - $78,550
(Median)
$45K
$60K
$79K
MEDIAN: $60,265
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$14.90 - $28.83
(Median)
$15
$23
$29
MEDIAN: $23.00
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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.
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$0$28K$56K$84K
Salary
$44,938 - $78,550  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $6,544  
Profit Sharing
$-0.50 - $8,499  
Commission
$12,000  
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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$44,935 - $81,334  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 228
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$15$30$45
Hourly Rate
$14.90 - $28.83  
   
Overtime
$22.81 - $44.38  
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$30K$60K$90K
Bonus
$0.00 - $6,544  
   
Commission
$12,000  
Profit Sharing
$-0.50 - $8,499  
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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$44,935 - $81,334  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 12
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Pay by Experience Level for Applications Engineer

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.


The average beginner in this position makes around $60K, but folks who have been around for five to 10 years see a markedly higher median salary of $67K. For Applications Engineers with SolidWorks skills, 10 to 20 years of experience on the job amounts to an average salary of $72K. For some reason, Applications Engineers with SolidWorks skills with more than two decades of experience report lower paychecks overall; the median sum in this group sits near $71K.

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Experience Affects Applications Engineer Salaries

Experienced
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Late-Career
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Mid-Career
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National Average
$61,000


Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 43 votes.

Gender

Female
6 %
Male
94 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
52%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
7%
20 years or more
5%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 88%
dental benefits
Dental: 78%
medical benefits
Vision: 61%
dental benefits
None: 11%
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