Entry-Level Field Engineer Salary

An Entry-Level Field Engineer earns an average salary of $60,002 per year.

$45,558 - $75,291
$46K
$60K
$75K
MEDIAN: $60,186
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$14.96 - $35.01
$15
$23
$35
MEDIAN: $22.57
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$0$80K
Salary $45,558 - $75,291
Bonus $-0.44 - $9,672
Profit Sharing $294.79 - $9,700
Commission $3,500
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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$42,226 - $80,772
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 961
Hourly Data $0$49
Hourly Rate $14.96 - $35.01
Overtime $22.16 - $49.53
Annual Data $0$80K
Bonus $-0.44 - $9,672
Commission $3,500
Profit Sharing $294.79 - $9,700
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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$42,226 - $80,772
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 232

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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $60,524

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Field Engineer Advice

Q: What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?

Field Engineer in Washington:
"Auto cad."
Learn as much as possible every day. Every little thing you learn takes you closer to becoming a successful field engineer.

Field Engineer in Gastonia:
"I have worked here before and loved the work and people."
If you have Cad training you will also need outside Plant Experience and that will be slow to accumulate in this job.

Field Engineer in Miami:
Look for bigger companies with better benefits... Move to texas!!

Field Engineer in Knoxville:
"Get A Degree In Your Field."
I came through a trades apprenticeship. While that has been VERY useful, I think a degree in some construction field would've been more helpful if it was combined with the field experience.

Field Engineer in Spokane:
"Am I Paid What I Am Worth?"
Ask questions until you are sure you understand. Be ready to take on anything. Look at problems as opportunity's to grow, adapt and overcome.

Key Stats for Field Engineer

Gender

Female
13 %
Male
87 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 151 votes.
Less than 1 year
20%
1-4 years
71%
5-9 years
9%
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Skills That Affect Field Engineer Salaries




▲1%

Test Engineering
▲1%

Microsoft Office
▼0%

Microsoft Excel
▼0%


Troubleshooting
▼0%

National Average
$61,000


Systems Troubleshooting
▼1%

Electronic Troubleshooting
▼1%

▼3%

Electronic Equipment Installation
▼5%

Land Surveying
▼8%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 151 votes.

Gender

Female
13 %
Male
87 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 88%
dental benefits
Dental: 79%
vision benefits
Vision: 67%
no benefits
None: 11%
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