Approximately four-fifths of Senior Systems Engineers in Phoenix are seasoned employees who have more than 10 years of experience in the field. Pay ranges from $76K to $132K per year, and the average comes out to $94K per year. A large number get medical and dental insurance, and more than half get vision plans, too. Most people in this profession are content with their work, and moderate levels of job satisfaction are reported. Figures cited in this summary are based on replies to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$75,604 - $117,219
$76K
$94K
$120K
MEDIAN: $94,192
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$42.15 - $93.91
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MEDIAN: $61.30
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$0.00 - $54,631  
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$76,024 - $131,534  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 44
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$61.30  
   
Overtime
$43.00  
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$76,024 - $131,534  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 5

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About Phoenix, Arizona

Maricopa County, Arizona
1,563,001
Male:
786,833 (50.3%)
Female:
776,168 (49.7%)
Phoenix (/ˈfiːnᵻks/) is the capital and most populous city of the U.S. state of Arizona. With 1,563,025 people (as of 2015), Phoenix is the sixth most populous city nationwide, the most populous state capital in the United States, and the only state capital with a population of more than 1 million residents. Phoenix is the anchor of the Phoenix metropolitan area, also known as the Valley of the Sun, which in turn is a part of the Salt River Valley. The metropolitan area is the 12th largest by population in the United States, with approximately 4.3 million people as of 2010. In addition, Phoenix is the county seat of Maricopa County and, at 517.9 square miles (1,341 km2), it is the largest city in the state, nearly twice the size of Tucson and one of the largest cities in the United States. Settled in 1867 as an agricultural community near the confluence of the...
Phoenix:
$48,452
Arizona:
$51,492
$922
Phoenix:
$200,800
Arizona:
$194,300
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Key Stats for Senior Systems Engineer

Gender

Female
6 %
Male
94 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 9 votes.
051
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
51%
20 years or more
29%
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Experience Affects Senior Systems Engineer Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 23%

National Average
$97,000

Experienced
up arrow 2%

Mid-Career
up arrow 6%

Skills That Affect Senior Systems Engineer Salaries

Storage Area Networking (SAN)
up arrow 23%

Controls
up arrow 16%

Engineering Design
up arrow 13%

Requirements Analysis
up arrow 8%

VMware ESX
up arrow 7%

Project Management
up arrow 5%

Microsoft Active Directory
up arrow 4%

National Average
$97,000

Windows Operating System General Use
up arrow 2%

Matlab
up arrow 2%


Microsoft Office
up arrow 6%

Linux
up arrow 18%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 9 votes.

Gender

Female
6 %
Male
94 %

Years of Experience

5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
51%
20 years or more
29%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 80%
dental benefits
Dental: 80%
vision benefits
Vision: 63%
dental benefits
None: 17%
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