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Senior Field Engineer Salary

The average salary for a Senior Field Engineer is $78,585 per year. Pay for this job does not change much by experience, with the most experienced earning only a bit more than the least.

$56,486 - $109,201
(Median)
$56K
$79K
$110K
MEDIAN: $78,584
10%
50%
90%

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$21.22 - $39.36
(Median)
$21
$32
$39
MEDIAN: $31.00
10%
50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$56,486 - $109,201  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $15,275  
Profit Sharing
$1.21 - $9,787  
Commission
$250.00 - $18,500  
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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$55,685 - $115,371  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 31 Mar 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 392
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$21.22 - $39.36  
   
Overtime
$31.29 - $63.62  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
)
$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $15,275  
   
Commission
$250.00 - $18,500  
Profit Sharing
$1.21 - $9,787  
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).
)
$55,685 - $115,371  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 31 Mar 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 96

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Job Description for Senior Field Engineer

Senior field engineers are responsible for all aspects of the planning, integration, and support of engineering products. This involves the planning and installation of an engineering product into a client’s existing system, solving all associated technical problems, and ensuring overall function. Once products are in place, senior field engineers maintain and service them according to their users’ needs; they may replace and upgrade existing products as well.

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Senior Field Engineer Tasks

  • Identify and resolve technological problems in the field.
  • Strengthen and build client relationships by improving their interaction with products.
  • Install, test, configure, and troubleshoot technology products.
  • Train internal and external groups on product features and specifications.

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Pay by Experience Level for Senior Field Engineer

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

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Experience Affects Senior Field Engineer Salaries


National Average
$79,000




Skills That Affect Senior Field Engineer Salaries

Project Management
up arrow 4%

Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC) / Automation
up arrow 1%

National Average
$79,000

Systems Troubleshooting
up arrow 1%

Electronic Troubleshooting
up arrow 3%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 112 votes.

Gender

Female
5 %
Male
95 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
8%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
38%
20 years or more
31%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 91% dental benefits Dental: 88%
vision benefits Vision: 76% employee benefits None: 5%