The average salary for a Mid-Career Staff Engineer is $105,796 per year. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Software Development, C programming Language, C, C++ Programming Language, and C++.

$63,479 - $136,534
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MEDIAN: $105,796
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$22.84 - $36.34
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MEDIAN: $29.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$60K$120K$180K
Salary
$63,479 - $136,534  
   
Bonus
$1,490 - $19,920  
Profit Sharing
$512 - $20,118  
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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$62,437 - $151,543  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 347
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$30$60$90
Hourly Rate
$22.84 - $36.34  
   
Overtime
$36.89  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$60K$120K$180K
Bonus
$1,490 - $19,920  
   
Profit Sharing
$512 - $20,118  
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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$62,437 - $151,543  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 18
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Skills That Affect Staff Engineer Salaries

Software Development
up arrow 28%

C
up arrow 25%

C programming Language
up arrow 25%

C++ Programming Language
up arrow 21%

C++
up arrow 16%

Test Engineering
up arrow 7%

Systems Engineering
up arrow 4%

National Average
$109,000

Computer Aided Design (CAD)
up arrow 3%

Technical Analysis
up arrow 8%

Engineering Design
up arrow 12%

Project Management
up arrow 14%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 27%

autodesk autocad
up arrow 31%

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 33%

AutoCAD
up arrow 39%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 47 votes.

Gender

Female
11 %
Male
89 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 95%
dental benefits
Dental: 87%
medical benefits
Vision: 79%
dental benefits
None: 3%
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