Commissions comprise a big part of overall income for Late-Career Senior Sales Engineers. The median take-home amount in this area is around $134K, and on average, close to one-fourth of that final number comes from commissions. Medical benefits are awarded to almost all, and a fair number earn dental coverage. Most Late-Career Senior Sales Engineers like their work and job satisfaction is high. Figures cited in this summary are based on replies to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$69,535 - $149,356
MEDIAN: $108,925

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$69,535 - $149,356  
$2,020 - $45,615  
Profit Sharing
$12,500 - $55,365  
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).
$82,234 - $194,378  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 116

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Skills That Affect Senior Sales Engineer Salaries

IT Security & Infrastructure
up arrow 18%

Cisco Networking
up arrow 9%

Sales Engineering
up arrow 8%

Technical Sales
up arrow 6%

Field Sales
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Engineering Design

National Average

Business Development
up arrow 7%

Microsoft Word
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Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 15 votes.


8 %
92 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 91%
dental benefits
Dental: 76%
medical benefits
Vision: 67%
dental benefits
None: 8%