Mid-Career Senior Systems Engineer Salary (United States)

The average pay for a Mid-Career Senior Systems Engineer is $89,300 per year.
Mid-Career Senior Systems Engineer Salary (?
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$69,657 - $116,682
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $89,300
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Mid-Career Senior Systems Engineer Salary (?
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$22.97 - $64.99
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $44.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$69,657 - $116,682  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $13,377  
Profit Sharing
$710 - $8,229  
Commission
$5,000 - $37,500  
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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$70,294 - $122,253  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 2,291
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$22.97 - $64.99  
   
Overtime
$29.51 - $62.34  
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$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $13,377  
   
Commission
$5,000 - $37,500  
Profit Sharing
$710 - $8,229  
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).
)
$70,294 - $122,253  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 88
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Pay Difference By Location

San Francisco
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New York
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Washington
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Seattle
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Boston
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Los Angeles
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Austin
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Chicago
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Dallas
0%
National Average
$92,000
Denver
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Huntsville
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Fort Worth
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Atlanta
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Orlando
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Skills That Affect Mid-Career Senior Systems Engineer Salaries

UNIX
up arrow 5%
Linux
up arrow 4%
Matlab
up arrow 3%
Engineering Design
up arrow 2%
C++
up arrow 2%
Systems Engineering
0%
Requirements Analysis
0%
National Average
$92,000
Project Management
up arrow 2%
VMware ESX
up arrow 3%
SQL
up arrow 3%
Microsoft Office
up arrow 4%
Controls
up arrow 4%
Project
up arrow 4%
Microsoft Word
up arrow 5%
Windows Operating System General Use
up arrow 7%

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Gender

Female
11%
female alumni
 
Male
89%
male alumni

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 93% dental benefits Dental: 87%
vision benefits Vision: 76% employee benefits None: 5%
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