Operations Engineers with Linux skills can expect wages of $72K annually on average. Experience level is the biggest factor affecting pay for this group, followed by geography. Most enjoy medical and dental coverage in this occupation, and a large number get vision benefits. Most Operations Engineers with Linux skills report high levels of job satisfaction. This report is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$53,641 - $111,308
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$72K
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MEDIAN: $72,328
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$53,641 - $111,308  
   
Bonus
$1,419 - $11,778  
Profit Sharing
$1,965  
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$53,209 - $112,580  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 67

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Key Stats for Operations Engineer

Gender

Female
7 %
Male
93 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 9 votes.
040
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
40%
5-9 years
36%
10-19 years
20%
20 years or more
1%
Location:
Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Operations Engineer Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 33%

Mid-Career
up arrow 9%

National Average
$74,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 8%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 9 votes.

Gender

Female
7 %
Male
93 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
40%
5-9 years
36%
10-19 years
20%
20 years or more
1%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 89%
dental benefits
Dental: 91%
vision benefits
Vision: 81%
dental benefits
None: 8%
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