Mid-Career Senior Systems Engineer Salary (United States)

The average pay for a Mid-Career Senior Systems Engineer is $88,834 per year.
Mid-Career Senior Systems Engineer Total Pay (?
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.
)
$69,256 - $116,127
(Median)
69K
89K
100K
120K
MEDIAN: $88,834
10%
50%
75%
90%
Add this chart to your site
Mid-Career Senior Systems Engineer Total Pay (?
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.
)
$25.71 - $65.95
(Median)
26
36
45
54
66
MEDIAN: $44.00
10%
25%
50%
75%
90%
Add this chart to your site

National Salary 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
Salary
$69,256 - $116,127  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $13,865  
Profit Sharing
$769 - $8,877  
Commission
$7,122 - $32,427  
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).
)
$70,115 - $122,146  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 2,354
National Hourly Rate 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$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$25.71 - $65.95  
   
Overtime
$29.46 - $66.18  
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 - $13,865  
   
Commission
$7,122 - $32,427  
Profit Sharing
$769 - $8,877  
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).
)
$70,115 - $122,146  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 2,354
Is Senior Systems Engineer your job title? Get a personalized salary report!
Location:
United States (change)
Years in Field/Career:

Senior Systems Engineer Job Listings

Search for more jobs:
job title / company
location
Popular Employer Salaries for Mid-Career Senior Systems Engineer
Pay Difference By Location
Sunnyvale
up arrow 39%
New York
up arrow 12%
Washington
up arrow 12%
up arrow 11%
Seattle
up arrow 10%
Boston
up arrow 5%
Dallas
up arrow 2%
Los Angeles
up arrow 2%
Austin
up arrow 1%
Chicago
0%
National Average
$91,000
up arrow 3%
Fort Worth
up arrow 10%
Orlando
up arrow 11%
Atlanta
up arrow 11%
Cedar Rapids
up arrow 12%
Larger circles over a city indicate a job is popular in that location.

Skills That Affect Mid-Career Senior Systems Engineer Salaries

UNIX
up arrow 6%
Linux
up arrow 5%
Matlab
up arrow 3%
Engineering Design
up arrow 2%
C++
up arrow 2%
Systems Engineering
up arrow 1%
Requirements Analysis
0%
National Average
$91,000
Project Management
up arrow 2%
VMware ESX
up arrow 2%
SQL
up arrow 2%
Project
up arrow 3%
Microsoft Office
up arrow 4%
Controls
up arrow 4%
Microsoft Word
up arrow 5%
Windows Operating System General Use
up arrow 7%
Job Satisfaction
Extremely satisfied Image
Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5 based on 618 votes.
Gender
Female
11%
female alumni
 
Male
89%
male alumni
Common Health Benefits
medical benefits Medical: 93% dental benefits Dental: 87%
vision benefits Vision: 75% employee benefits None: 5%
Find Out Exactly What You Should Be Paid
Job Title:
Years in Field/Career:
Location:
United States (change)
- OR -