Field Service Engineer Salary (United States)

A Field Service Engineer earns an average salary of $60,821 per year. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are Robotics and Biotechnology.
Field Service Engineer Salary (?
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$41,986 - $82,644
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $60,820
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Field Service Engineer Salary (?
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$17.49 - $35.94
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MEDIAN: $25.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$29K$58K$87K
Salary
$41,986 - $82,644  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $9,698  
Profit Sharing
$491.69 - $5,192  
Commission
$0.00 - $10,304  
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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$41,457 - $85,823  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 1,084
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$18$36$54
Hourly Rate
$17.49 - $35.94  
   
Overtime
$25.10 - $53.19  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $9,698  
   
Commission
$0.00 - $10,304  
Profit Sharing
$491.69 - $5,192  
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).
)
$41,457 - $85,823  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 496
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Job Description for Field Service Engineer

  • Study technical manuals and attend training sessions provided by equipment manufacturers to maintain current knowledge.
  • Perform preventive maintenance or service such as cleaning, lubricating and adjusting equipment.
  • Keep records of maintenance, repair, and required updates of equipment.
  • Inspect, test, and repair equipment following manufacturers' specifications, using test and analysis instruments.

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Pay Difference By Location

San Jose
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Boston
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Charlotte
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Denver
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$63,000
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Cincinnati
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Experience Affects Field Service Engineer Salaries

National Average
$63,000

Skills That Affect Field Service Engineer Salaries

Robotics
up arrow 21%
Biotechnology
up arrow 16%
Customer Relationship Management (CRM)
up arrow 2%
Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC) / Automation
up arrow 2%
Technical Services
up arrow 1%
Electronic Troubleshooting
0%
Systems Troubleshooting
0%
Troubleshooting
0%
National Average
$63,000
Customer Service
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System Repair
up arrow 2%
Microsoft Office
up arrow 2%
Windows NT / 2000 / XP Networking
up arrow 3%

Job Satisfaction

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Rated 4 out of 5 based on 378 votes.

Gender

Female
4%
female alumni
 
Male
96%
male alumni

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
27%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
29%
20 years or more
19%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 89% dental benefits Dental: 80%
vision benefits Vision: 66% employee benefits None: 9%