The average salary for a Solar Energy Systems Designer is $48,190 per year.
Solar Energy Systems Designer Total Pay (?
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$34,157 - $59,323
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59K
MEDIAN: $48,190
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Solar Energy Systems Designer Total Pay (?
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$13.44 - $27.15
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MEDIAN: $18.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$20K$40K$60K
Salary
$34,157 - $59,323  
   
Bonus
$100.67 - $5,068  
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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$32,201 - $59,194  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 24 Apr 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 112
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$14$28$42
Hourly Rate
$13.44 - $27.15  
   
Overtime
$20.39 - $40.55  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$28K$56K$84K
Bonus
$100.67 - $5,068  
   
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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$32,201 - $59,194  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 24 Apr 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 112
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Job Description for Solar Energy Systems Designer
  • Assess sites, taking detailed measurements and recommending placement of systems in compliance with codes.
  • Design to mitigate environmental impacts from wind, storage/transfer of power, and other factors.
  • Build and install solar systems, including sizing, energy storage, and transformer design.
  • Create documentation like permits, bills of materials, and cost estimates.
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National Average
$47,000
Job Satisfaction
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Gender
Female
7%
female alumni
 
Male
93%
male alumni
Years of Experience
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
74%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
1%
20 years or more
2%
Common Health Benefits
medical benefits Medical: 82% dental benefits Dental: 67%
vision benefits Vision: 35% employee benefits None: 15%
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