Senior Systems Engineer in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Salary

The average pay for a Senior Systems Engineer in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania is $98,161 per year. Most people in this job have more than five years' experience in related jobs. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Project Management, UNIX, Requirements Analysis, and Systems Engineering.

$80,893 - $137,020
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MEDIAN: $98,161
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$80,893 - $137,020  
   
Bonus
$4,932 - $49,449  
Commission
$33,000  
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$83,789 - $166,381  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 32
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About Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania
1,567,442
Male:
741,270 (47.3%)
Female:
826,172 (52.7%)
Philadelphia (/ˌfɪləˈdɛlfiə/) is the largest city in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania and the fifth-most populous in the United States, with an estimated population in 2014 of 1,560,297. In the Northeastern United States, at the confluence of the Delaware and Schuylkill rivers, Philadelphia is the economic and cultural anchor of the Delaware Valley, a metropolitan area home to 7.2 million people and the eighth-largest combined statistical area in the United States. In 1682, William Penn founded the city to serve as capital of the Pennsylvania Colony. Philadelphia played an instrumental role in the American Revolution as a meeting place for the Founding Fathers of the United States, who signed the Declaration of Independence in 1776 and the Constitution in 1787. Philadelphia was one of the nation's capitals in the Revolutionary War, and served as temporary U.S. capital while Washington, D.C., was under construction. In the 19th century, Philadelphia became a major industrial center...
Philadelphia:
$41,233
Pennsylvania:
$55,702
$952
Philadelphia:
$150,700
Pennsylvania:
$170,600
6.6%

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Key Stats for Senior Systems Engineer

Gender

Female
16 %
Male
84 %

Job Satisfaction

Satisfied
Rated 3 out of 5
based on 2 votes.
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
59%
20 years or more
16%
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Experience Affects Senior Systems Engineer Salaries

Late-Career
▲67%

▲8%

National Average
$102,000

Mid-Career
▼9%

Skills That Affect Senior Systems Engineer Salaries

Project Management
▲15%

UNIX
▲15%

Requirements Analysis
▲13%


Linux
▲1%

National Average
$102,000

Matlab
▼2%

Engineering Design
▼5%

VMware ESX
▼12%

Microsoft Active Directory
▼13%

Job Satisfaction

Satisfied
Rated 3 out of 5
based on 2 votes.

Gender

Female
16 %
Male
84 %

Years of Experience

5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
59%
20 years or more
16%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 89%
dental benefits
Dental: 78%
vision benefits
Vision: 56%
dental benefits
None: 11%
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