Late-Career Senior Systems Engineer Salary (United States)

A Late-Career Senior Systems Engineer earns an average salary of $114,924 per year.
Late-Career Senior Systems Engineer Total Pay (?
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$83,138 - $153,498
(Median)
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150K
MEDIAN: $114,924
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Late-Career Senior Systems Engineer Total Pay (?
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$35.18 - $95.50
(Median)
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96
MEDIAN: $57.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$60K$120K$180K
Salary
$83,138 - $153,498  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $15,045  
Profit Sharing
$817 - $12,971  
Commission
$0.00 - $41,500  
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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$84,458 - $160,273  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 1,461
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$32$64$96
Hourly Rate
$35.18 - $95.50  
   
Overtime
$22.19 - $81.46  
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.
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$0$70K$140K$210K
Bonus
$0.00 - $15,045  
   
Commission
$0.00 - $41,500  
Profit Sharing
$817 - $12,971  
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).
)
$84,458 - $160,273  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 1,461
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Pay Difference By Location

San Jose
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Arlington
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Baltimore
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St. Louis
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National Average
$118,000
Houston
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Dallas
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Colorado Springs
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Atlanta
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Skills That Affect Late-Career Senior Systems Engineer Salaries

C++
up arrow 5%
Project Management
up arrow 3%
Systems Engineering
up arrow 3%
Project
up arrow 1%
National Average
$118,000
Microsoft Office
up arrow 1%
Microsoft Word
up arrow 1%
Controls
up arrow 1%
SQL
up arrow 4%
UNIX
up arrow 5%
Windows Operating System General Use
up arrow 6%
Visual Basic (VB)
up arrow 8%
Linux
up arrow 9%
VMware ESX
up arrow 17%

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Gender

Female
9%
female alumni
 
Male
91%
male alumni

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 89% dental benefits Dental: 85%
vision benefits Vision: 74% employee benefits None: 7%
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