Field Service Engineer Salary (United States)

A Field Service Engineer earns an average salary of $60,510 per year. A skill in Robotics is associated with high pay for this job.
Field Service Engineer Total Pay (?
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$41,459 - $82,709
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MEDIAN: $60,510
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Field Service Engineer Total Pay (?
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$17.45 - $35.43
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National Salary Data

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$0$29K$58K$87K
Salary
$41,459 - $82,709  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $9,799  
Profit Sharing
$497.32 - $5,918  
Commission
$0.00 - $10,137  
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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$41,288 - $86,005  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 1,554
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$18$36$54
Hourly Rate
$17.45 - $35.43  
   
Overtime
$25.14 - $51.77  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $9,799  
   
Commission
$0.00 - $10,137  
Profit Sharing
$497.32 - $5,918  
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).
)
$41,288 - $86,005  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 1,554
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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 by Experience Level for Field Service Engineer

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

Pay Difference By Location

San Jose
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Boston
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Denver
0%
National Average
$62,000
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Charlotte
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Cincinnati
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Experience Affects Field Service Engineer Salaries

National Average
$62,000

Skills That Affect Field Service Engineer Salaries

Robotics
up arrow 22%
Customer Service
up arrow 8%
Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC) / Automation
up arrow 4%
Customer Relationship Management (CRM)
up arrow 3%
Training
up arrow 3%
Technical Services
up arrow 2%
Systems Troubleshooting
up arrow 1%
Electronic Troubleshooting
0%
Troubleshooting
0%
Windows NT / 2000 / XP Networking
0%
National Average
$62,000
System Repair
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Microsoft Office
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Job Satisfaction

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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
18%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 89% dental benefits Dental: 80%
vision benefits Vision: 65% employee benefits None: 9%
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